Types of muscle fibers and their functions
During training for fat burning or mass gain, you need to use different types of muscle fibers. About what they are and how to determine the ratio of muscle fibers…

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Pilates for beginners
It is quite difficult for a beginner to understand the variety of areas offered by fitness clubs today and to choose the type of training suitable for himself. In this…

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Your way: how to start running marathons from scratch and run to yourself
Liga Sarukhanova - journalist and mother of two children, without a sports past. But in recent years, in her social networks - there are all photos from marathons and international…

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How to get rid of stretch marks after a quick weight loss

Stretch marks on the body, according to many, look unaesthetic. Often striae (the second name of the phenomenon) appear with a sharp weight loss. Therefore, everyone is eager to learn how to get rid of stretch marks. In pursuit of smooth skin, expensive creams are bought, beauty salons are visited.

But is it possible to actually remove stretch marks on the skin in this way?

Before you get rid of stretch marks, learn more about them.
Striae occur in areas where the most fat accumulated: belly, hips, buttocks, chest. The reason for the appearance of stretch marks is a violation of the production of collagen and elastin fibers. They are responsible for the flexibility, plasticity of the skin, its adaptation to new forms. Continue reading

Self-massage of problem areas: how to overcome cellulite and an “apron” at the waist

Surely you know that cellulite provokes heredity, increased estrogen production and malnutrition. Anti-cellulite self-massage is an easy, fast and cheap way to get rid of the hated orange peel.

How to do it and how to make it effective, rather than just kneading the skin with your fingers?

The cellulite problem is typically female. It is not a disease, but refers to cosmetic skin defects. Orange peel is a consequence of thinner skin in women than in men, increased production of leptin by fat cells and a malfunction in the synthesis of hormones that regulate the activity of their receptors. Continue reading

What is useful protein shake and how to drink it

Among beginner athletes, the phrase “protein shake” is equivalent to “mountain of muscles”. Many are passionate about choosing the right protein for building muscle. Demand pulled up behind demand too – now there are several tens of protein supplements on the market.

Should I get carried away with homemade and purchased cocktails, what is the use or harm of them? Opinions were divided among athletes and doctors. But before you start the protein miracle course, you should study the basic information about the product.

The main value of a protein shake is protein. This is an organic molecule necessary for the human body. It helps build blood vessels, bones, skin, hair, nails and muscles. Continue reading

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Periodization of loads: how often to change the training program
Periodization of training is a necessary condition for achieving the desired result. About whom and under what conditions it is necessary to change the training plan, read the article. This…

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The art and science of relaxation
The need to learn effective relaxation is due to several reasons: firstly, vascular circulation is normalized; secondly, psychosomatic tension is removed (there is a deep purification of the subconscious); thirdly,…

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Fitness during menstruation: the pros and cons
How to train in "these days" and is it possible to do this? This question excites many girls, but not everyone decides to ask it. Everything you need to know…

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How to eat to gain weight
The presence of muscle mass is an essential component for the buildup of the body. It is impossible to get round biceps, strong legs, if the body does not have…

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