There are two types of fat; solid and flabby fat. Flabby fat affects the stomach, thighs, and arms typically. Getting rid of flabby fats involves; getting rid of the fat and losing the flab itself. Thus it can be a challenge. As one loses weight, the skin tends to sag and the time taken by the
skin to shrink varies from one person to another depending on their ages, gender, genes, and overweight period. With dedication and the right tips, one can get a well-toned body by getting rid of flabby fats. Below is a guide on how to get rid of the flabby fats.
Engage in an exercise which targets the areas where you have the fat. If it is in your arms, engage more on weight lifting, push-ups, swimming, arm circles, and other exercises which involve your hands more. And the same applies to other areas. A simple exercise like walking at least an hour and a half weekly will help but not much. If you are serious about getting rid of flabby fats, engage in vigorous exercise.
You should also exercise to build lean muscle which is more firm compared to fat. The more muscle you build, the easier it is for you to get rid of the flabby fats. To achieve significant muscle gain, alternate between medium and heavy weights which you can’t lift more than fifteen times.
There are many foods you can eat to aid in getting rid of flabby fat. Taking soups before any meal makes you feel fuller which ensures that you consume fewer calories. Green tea is also good in boosting metabolism and in burning both solid and flabby fat. It is also a natural antioxidant. Thus it helps with the skin’s elasticity.
You should cut your intake of fast foods and try to have more home prepared meals. Home meals are more nutritious and all likely to contain fewer calories compared to fast foods. Diet does not have to be boring. You only need to learn to incorporate healthy eating habits in your day to day activities and soon enough, healthy eating will become a habit you cherish.
Improve Your Skin’s Elasticity
Loss of elasticity of the skin causes the flab. Now that you are exercising it is easy to worry about the flab which is becoming more evident. The good news is that it is possible to naturally restore the elasticity of your skin and do away with the flab.
First, you must ditch habits such as smoking which damage your skin. Second, eat foods rich in antioxidants and Vitamin A. Both fight free radicals which contribute to making the skin less elastic. Finally, get hold of essential oils such as chamomile which smoothens blood capillaries thus restoring your skin’s elasticity. Essential oils also reduce the visibility of scarring as well as varicose veins.
If after you still have flabby fat even after practicing the above for some years, then you might need to consider surgery. Consult a good plastic surgeon before making your decision. Although surgery is a fast and effective way of getting rid of flabby fat, it should be considered as the last
Losing flabby fat is not an overnight thing. You must be dedicated, focused and patient to achieve this goal.