Fitness

20-Minute Upper-Body Resistance-Band Workout for Your Arms, Shoulders, and Back

There are a lot of reasons to love resistance bands. “They are inexpensive, light, easy to travel with, and can be used to help strengthen virtually every major muscle group,” Nate Bahr, certified personal trainer and corporate personal trainer at Anytime Fitness, tells SELF. Because of their versatility, trainers often recommend resistance-band workouts to pretty […]

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A 4-Move Upper-Body Kettlebell Workout for Your Arms, Back, and Shoulders

Workouts don’t need to be complicated to be effective. Seriously. And this four-move upper-body kettlebell workout, created by personal trainer Samantha Ciaccia, M.S., P.A.-C., C.S.C.S., is pretty solid proof. The workout targets your arms, shoulders, and back by alternating between exercises meant to train power (using quick, explosive movements) and ones that focus on muscular […]

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Strengthen Your Shoulders and Core With Shay Mitchell’s Dynamic Plank Walks

Shay Mitchell isn’t shy about her workouts. The actor-slash-model regularly posts Instagram Stories that candidly chronicle her training. From assisted pull-ups to burpees, battle ropes, lunges, and mountain climbers (plus many more), it’s clear that Mitchell relies on a variety of moves to stay strong. Now, thanks to new Instagram Story series that Mitchell posted […]