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The Ultimate Guide to Good Skin

Steven Macari, holistic health practitioner, nutritionist at Drive 495 and founder of the SLVRBK mat, shares his tips to getting your best skin ever.<p>Everyone wants great skin, some people have it naturally, others have to work really hard to maintain a clear complexion. While topical remedies or a …

Wellness

Carrie Underwood's Trainer Shares 4 Ways to Get Fit Fast

Steal her moves to stay in shape no matter how much time or space you have.<p>So maybe you're not a Grammy-winning musician who tours the country and still manages to snag a hot hockey-playing husband while staying in fantastic shape, but that doesn’t mean you're not busy. We chatted with personal …

Cameron Diaz

Inside a House That's Expertly Layered With Color and Texture

Creating a relaxed mood.<p>Bright or muted, shiny or matte...when it comes to yellow and green, it's the variations that create depth. Benjamin Dhong creates a relaxed mood in a California house with a rich color palette and beautiful textures.

5 Fat-Burning Finishers You Must Try at the End of Today’s Workout | Men's Health

Gravity is already keeping the plate down, so you don’t need to push the plate into the ground, explains Aaron Kleinwolterink, C.S.C.S. and owner of ARC Performance in Kansas City, Missouri. Instead, you should keep your weight behind the plate, maintain straight arms and a flat back, bend your …

The Fat-Torching Interval Workout You Can Do at the Beach | Men's Health

Not only will you get a tan, but you’ll ignite new muscle growth and burn a ridiculous amount of calories in a short amount of time.<p>Here’s why: Sand provides less stability, so even the simplest movements are more difficult, he says. It also absorbs and dissipates some of the energy that harder …

A Beginner's Guide to Battling Ropes | Men's Health

<b>TRAINING RULE 1: Move in Many Directions</b><br>Don't just wave the ropes up and down. "Try different motions to work different muscles and skills," says Brookfield. Going from side to side, for example, places more emphasis on your hips and core, building total-body stability. Moving the ropes in circles …

Coming Soon: A Fitness Tracker That Shocks You When You Slack Off

Want to skip another workout? An electric jolt may get you going<p>If you've ever struggled with workout motivation (and seriously, who hasn't?) a new fitness band is here to help. Scheduled to be released next year, the band will jolt you with an electric shock whenever you step out of line.<p>Yes, you …

Fitness

Build a Better Body With Just Two Moves

Build a Better Body with Just 2 Moves<p>Sculpt lean muscle, boost your explosiveness, and increase your metabolism by tapping into the power of plyometric training<p>Plyometric exercises aren't just fun, they can transform your body. "Exercises that involve hopping and jumping hit your fast-twitch …

Plyometrics

<b>Squat Jumps</b><br>Starting Position: Stand tall with your feet hip-width apart and your hands clasped behind your head.<br>1. Keeping your weight on your heels, squat down until your thighs are parallel to the floor. Pause in the squat.<br>2. Without counter-movement and without the use of your arms, jump as high …

Spell it Out: Lulu Frost's CODE Words Collection

The designer debuts a new jewelry collection with a lot to say...<p>Forget Carrie Bradshaw-inspired nameplate necklaces, there's a new way to spell out your favorite words with jewelry. Lulu Frost's new collection, CODE Words, allows wearers to create their own jewelry pieces (and send a message), …

Drop One Belt Size

The workout eliminates all excuses, too. You just need two dumbbells, a few feet of floor space, and a half an hour a few times a week to turn your body into a fat-burning machine. Want to give it shot? Combine this routine with a diet consisting of whole foods and lean proteins, and get ready to …

18 Exercise Upgrades for More Muscle

The good news: The best fitness coaches need only one sentence to tell you how to improve your results. Apply their words to your workouts, and you'll upgrade your routine instantly. Use these 18 tips from the top trainers in the industry to help you perfect your form, engage the right muscles, …

Exercise of the Week: Cross-Body Pushup

Turn Your Pushup into the Ultimate Abs Exercise<p>One simple twist to this classic exercise will light up your obliques and rock your core<p>A regular pushup works your upper body and core. Rotating your leg underneath you as you lower to the floor turns the move into a complete abs blaster. "The …

The Chest and Shoulder Blaster that Will Leave You Spent

Ready to try it? The circuit works like this: Perform the following exercises in a row, moving from one to the next without rest. That's 1 round. Complete 5 rounds total.<b><br>1. Dumbbell Chest Press</b><br>Lie on a bench holding a pair of dumbbells with your arms straight above your chest, palms facing forward. …

The Secrets to the Perfect Squat

There's more to mastering this classic move than you might think<p>Take your squat to the next level with these new tips and tricks from <i>Men's Health</i> advisor BJ Gaddour. Follow them, and you'll have strength and stability every time you squat, whether it's with a loaded barbell on your back or no …

Do More Pushups Than Ever Before! | Men's Health

Go ahead and test yourself. Drop and give us as many pushups as possible in one minute. The second your form breaks, stop. Keep the clock running the entire time. How’d you do? Below is the list of how many reps the average guy can do by age group. Don’t worry if you fall short: You can follow …

3 Training Secrets That Will Make You Instantly Stronger

If your legs are beginning to feel like jelly during your last couple squat reps, try taking a wider stance. This shortens the distance between your glutes and the floor, decreasing the distance you have to move the weight, according to a study published in the <i>Journal of Strength and Conditioning</i> …

After Vacation Workout

<b>DO THIS</b><br>Performing the following six exercises in order, resting 15 seconds between moves. That’s one round. Rest for one to two minutes, and then perform one more round.<p><b>Pushup</b> <br>Assume a pushup position, with your arms straight and hands below and slightly wider than your shoulders. Bend at your …

The 4-Move Fat-Loss Workout That Will Destroy Your Gut

You can pick and choose what level you want to work at, too. For each movement, there are three progressions. The higher the level, the harder the move. Be smart, though: Choose a level that challenges you, but allows you to keep proper form throughout the entire movement.<p><b>Exercise 1</b><p><b>Pushup</b> …

Thrive: Body Saw

Upgrade Your Abs Routine with One Move<p>Your core workout is about to get a heck of a lot better<p>On a daily basis, your core's main job is to stabilize your spine. The many muscles between your hips and your shoulders hold you steady while you stand, sit, mow the lawn, carry groceries, do pushups, or …

15 Minute Workout: 4 Isometric Moves for a Toned Body

Exercise 1 Pushup Hold<p>Position your hands on the floor directly under your shoulders, and extend your legs behind you so that your body forms a straight line from head to heels <b>(a)</b>. Bend your elbows to lower your body toward the floor, keeping your back straight and elbows close to your sides. Hover …

3 Ways to Sculpt a Rock-Hard Butt She'll Want to Grab

Want a desirable derrière? Use these exercises to hit your glutes from every direction<p>Sitting all day can cause your glutes to grow weak and your butt to sag—and that's a turnoff for the ladies. Unfortunately, reshaping your backside isn't as simple as getting out of your chair and squatting more, …

The Awesome Exercise That WIll Make You MVP of Your Summer Sports League

This Exercise Will Make You MVP of Your Summer Sports League!<p>Nab that first place trophy—and a six pack—with this med-ball move<p>If you want to throw and swing more explosively, then you need to add rotational core exercises like the medicine ball washing machine to your routine.<p>"It'll train your …

Weekend Challenge: Body-Fat Blast

The 2-Minute Body-Weight Blast That Skyrockets Your Metabolism<p>Torch an unbelievable amount of calories in a short amount of time with this high-intensity ladder drill<p>There are few moves more effective than the pushup or the bodyweight squat. They both hit a ton of muscles from head to toe and help …

Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches<p>Sayonara, situps! Kick your abs workout into overdrive by trying one of these killer tummy-toning moves.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that …

Exercises That Will Increase Your Metabolism

<b>Answer:</b> Fire up your internal engine by tweaking your diet and exercise routine. BJ Gaddour, C.S.C.S., CEO of <i>Men’s Health</i> StreamFit, recommends eating at least 20 to 30 grams of protein at each meal—that’s equal to a cup of Greek yogurt, a fist of meat, or four eggs. “During digestion, your body …

The Plank Circuit That'll Sculpt the Body You've Always Dreamed Of

Before you try the circuit, which is featured in the video below, make sure you've mastered a basic plank with the correct form, says Kirsch. That means pulling your belly button into your spine, checking that your spine is neutral (flat, not arched), and engaging your hips so that they're not …

5 Moves to Sculpt Your Butt and Thighs

Exercise 1 Kneel to stand<p>Mimic the motion of a step-up—arguably the best booty blaster out there—without the need for a step. Begin in a half-kneeling position, one knee up and the other on the ground, hands on hips <b>(A)</b>. Shift your weight into the "up" leg, and press into the floor to come to a …

Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

<i>(Looking for a program that will help you get a flat tummy—and keep it that way? With our Lose Belly Fat—For Good routines, you can see results in as little as two weeks.)</i><p>Cosgrove's response: "Running is just one exercise, but no one questions that when it comes to burning fat." (Another great way …

Master the Single-Leg Squat

Master the King of All Lower-Body Exercises<p>Perfect the pistol squat with this step-by-step video<p>Watch this video to learn how to master the single-leg squat! <i>Men's Health</i> advisor BJ Gaddour shows you how to progress from a basic wall sit all the way to the incredibly tough pistol squat. You'll learn …