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Benefits Of HIIT Yoga Fusion

                                                      (Photo credit: If you know anything about HIIT or high-intensity interval training, you know that you only need to do 20 minutes a day to see results. Unfortunately, most HIIT workouts include sprints or burpees which can be uncomfortably hard and demotivating to want to get started. Typically people who don't do yoga might think it's only restorative and not a form of "real" exercise. However, that simply isn't true. Yoga provides several payoffs including upper and lower body strength, and toning of the butt and thigh muscles.  Physical aspects aside, yoga can also reduce migraine headaches, lower back pain, less sleepless nights, and better sex. HIIT yoga prevents joint damage and pain associated with regular HIIT workouts. Most HIIT yoga fusion workouts implement plyometric exercises such as jump lunges with your sun salutations to blast calories. Be expected to do the work if you want to burn f

Toned Abs Without Sit ups

                                                 (Photo credit: Health and Style ) Sit ups are the worst. In fact, I don't know anyone who really looks forward to doing them at the end of their workout. The good news is, crunches aren't necessarily the most effective way to tone your midriff. You must implement high intensity cardio training to burn the fat covering your stomach muscles. Here is a list of the top abdominal exercises to get that toned tummy without the boredom.  1. Stability Ball Mountain Climbers This is a plank variation that makes you work harder due to the instability of the ball.  1. Start with your hands on the medicine ball and walk your feet back into a plank position. 2. Pull one knee towards your chest at a time and return to starting position. 3. Perform 3 sets of 20 reps or until it becomes to challenging. 2. Pot-Stirrers This is another excellent medicine ball plank exercise for a full abdominal burn.  1. Place forearms on your medicine ball intertw