Abs Workouts

The Best Abs Workouts for Six Packs

Myths about Six-Packs

If you are looking for the best abs workout to tone your abs and get your dreamy six-pack body, we are really sad to say, you cannot have six-packs by just doing only ab workouts nor for 10 minutes nor for 30 minutes. Even if you work out for 2 hours a day, still you cannot have six-packs. The question is why?

The reason is our ab muscles are not visible because of the fat layer on it covering our four or six or eight ab muscles depending on our genes. If you really want six-packs in the usual way, the first thing that you should do is to reduce your body fat percentage into 10% or less. Otherwise, you never be able to tone up the ab muscles without losing the fat layer. 

What to do then…

So the first thing you need to do if you want to get six packs is, to do workouts to lose body fat. The best way to lose body fat is to do HIIT exercises or high-intensity interval training, while following a proper meal plan. Since we have shared the best HIIT workouts and meal plans to lose body fat, we will share the best exercises to emboss your ab muscles while following fat losing exercises and meal plan to tone your abs. Remember doing only these will not be sufficient if your body fat is not less than 10%. So target to do more fat loss exercises. It will only take 15 minutes from your day. Follow the link below to find the best HIIT workouts and here now we will share the best ab exercises to tone your ab muscles and get your dreamy six-pack body.


Abs Exercises

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Reverse Crunches for Perfect Six Pack Abs

Crunches vs Reverse Crunches

Crunches is the most popular abdominal exercise which targets your abs muscles. It has many benefits including building six pack abs and tightening your abs muscles. Similarly as in other workouts, crunches is also have its own variations to target different muscle groups of your body. Some of the variations are oblique crunches, bicycle crunches, reverse crunches and double crunches. So in this article we are going to discuss more in detail about the reverse crunches.

Reverse Crunch Benefits

Reverse crunches is a great workout to work your major and lower abdominal muscles and oblique muscles which causes you side tires. Fat covering the oblique muscles are the reason for you to not having a tiny waist. If we get in to the reverse crunches benefits, it’s specialty is it can work the full six pack muscle (the rectus abdominis) and reach the lower and deepest abdominal muscle which is the transverse abdominis. Also reverse crunches help to strengthening core and abdominal muscles. So here are the basic steps to perform reverse crunches.

How to perform reverse crunches?

  • Lay a mat on the ground and lie on your back
  • Keep your legs on the floor while bending slightly from the knees
  • Place your arms beside your hip areas
  • Now slowly lift your legs and buttocks from the mat as shown 
  • Hold for few seconds and slowly come down
  • Repeat for 20 – 30 repetitions