How to Get Rid of Flabby Arms and Back Fat


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Sample Workout

Try this workout to help you sculpt your arms and back.

Exercise Sets Reps
Pull Up 2 to 3 10 to 15
Bent-Over Row 2 to 3 15 to 20
Wood Chop High to Low 2 to 3 15 to 20
Side Plank With Reverse Delt Fly 2 to 3 10 to 12
Opposite Arm and Leg Plank 2 to 3 5 Each Side (10 Total)

How to Do a Pull Up

A pull up is a very challenging exercise. If you're new to pull ups, try using an assisted band to help you achieve a pull up.

  1. Grab hold of the bar and let your body hang. Make sure your hands are a little wider than your shoulders.
  2. Engage your core and begin to pull yourself up toward the bar.
  3. Once your chin is above the bar, hold for 1 to 2 counts and slowly lower down.
  4. As you lower, don't extend your arms completely. This will keep your body engaged.

More: Exercises to Help You Do a Pull Up

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