Beginner Fat Loss Cardio Ideas (Video)

Here is a short video of me explaining some of my favorite workouts for fat loss. As a rule of thumb, try to limit the total amount of cardio that you perform to 3-4 times a week so that you can progress with your strength training routine. I recommend trying any of these cardio routines…

Three Lower Body Exercise Variations (Video)

In today’s demonstration video, I demonstrate proper form of three lower body exercises and show different ways of performing them. Among these exercises are the squat, bridge and adductor. These exercises mainly target the gluteus muscle, the adductor and the hamstrings. The video is posted below: The variations in the demonstration are not technically difficult,…

Female Hypertrophy: Beginner FAQ

What is Hypertrophy?  Hypertrophy describes the process of fat loss and muscle gain. Specifically, it describes the physical process of lifting weights that results in an improved appearance.  What is the difference between hypertrophy and training for strength? Ideally, the two processes should complement each other rather than be seen as polar opposites.  Hypertrophy consists…

How to Set and Achieve your Fitness Goals (Video)

I thought that I would address concerns about setting goals and objectives within the fitness domain.Β  While exercise in Lebanon tends to have a rep as being purely a vanity thing, I thought that addressing the goal-setting part of fitness, you can start to see it as more nuanced and varied.   My belief is that…

Health-Conscious Guide to Fitness Supplements

Not all supplements are equated equal. While there are varying definitions of what fitness and a healthy lifestyle looks to one person, I’m sure that we can agree that fitness should be adding value to your life, and not taking away from that. So let’s start by addressing whether supplements can be generalised upon, clearly,…

5 Minute Mobility Routine (Video Tutorial)

I created a 5 minute mobility routine that can be performed before your workout or simply to get movement during the day. Try this routine if you want to improve your squat depth, to relieve tight hips and lower back or simply just to improve flexibility and joint function. The routine consists of both functional…

Follow Along-Style Video for Building Glutes

Why Glutes? The prevalence of glutes training articles in 2019 first held me back from posting my video, I however find that any form of exercise is good despite its popularity. Additionally, I find that building glutes for women much like building biceps for men is a nice and attainable objective for women to have….

A Beginner’s Guide to Fitness Supplements (Video)

Supplements can give you benefits that include energy boost, mood enhancement, muscle size increase and gain. In order to reap the benefits of a good supplement source, you have to become aware of how important quality is. I would recommend the following criterion when making a decision regarding supplement choice: Trust your source Buy from…

My Review of Glute Lab by Bret Contreras

Who is Bret Contreras? He is an American Strength and Conditioning coach and glutes-training expert who has been popular on Instagram thanks to his creation of the Hip Thrust. His Instagram page is my go-to place for glutes-related knowledge and exercises. Bret Contreras is also a gym-owner, blogger and author. I remember reading his blog…

Quick At Home Workout for Toned Arms

Training your arms is beneficial for achieving symmetry and having an aesthetically pleasing looking body that is also strong and able to lift heavy things in your daily life. The video below is a quick at home workout designed to target your biceps, triceps and shoulders. It consists of four exercises that you can perform…