3 Vital Principles You Must Know To Burn Fat Faster
By now, most people realize that adding lean muscle mass to your body does wonders for
your metabolism and fat loss, as well as a host of other benefits that allow you to live out
your life as healthy as possible.
Unfortunately, most people I see performing weight training or resistance training at the
gym are spending too much time with the exercise and not working hard enough. They're
not going to burn very much fat this way.
The secret I've found is that training for lean muscle and strength requires the proper
application of three vital elements that are often ignored by those who attempt it. Those
three elements are:
-Volume & Frequency
The intensity is how hard it is to perform for you, given your current condition. The
volume and frequency are how much and how often you perform the exercise. The
progression is related to how much the demands increase from workout to workout.
Most times, weight training, is carried on for too long and performed too many times per
week. It is unfortunately treated much the same way as so-called fat burning aerobic
exercise. But they are vastly different forms of exercise. In fact, they're complete
Aerobic exercise typically is characterized by low to moderate intensity, high volume and
frequency, and little progression. Anaerobic exercise, or weight training, must be
performed at a high intensity, lower volume and frequency, and with progression to be as
effective as possible.
No amount of weight training performed at a low or moderate intensity will provide
significant muscle or strength building benefit beyond the first few weeks. On a high
level view, it is simply the combination of sufficient intensity, coupled with attempting to
increase either the number of repetitions of a weight training exercise or the amount of
weight used each and every workout that will keep your body evolving into the ultimate
fat burning machine!
You also have to pay attention to other details when creating an effective and efficient
routine to maximize your workout and minimize your time spent in the gym. Why?
Because perhaps even more important that the workout itself is the rest period that
follows. You're not going to get stronger or more muscular if you don't rest.
You see, when you strength train properly, you are creating tiny injuries to your muscles.
You then have to let the body repair itself, and then overcompensate and build upon the
already existing amount of muscle mass you have. If you workout again before that
process in completed, you'll experience lackluster, if any, muscle building or fat burning
So make sure to get proper rest between workouts, which typically means a minimum of
1 to 3 full days of rest between properly executed resistance workouts.
Now upon hearing the idea that you've got add muscle to your body to ensure the
maximum fat burning environment, a lot of people, women especially, start thinking,
"But I don't want to get bigger, I want to lose weight!" But this is such a shame, because
it's very unlikely to happen, and countless women are losing out on these fat burning
benefits because of it.
You see, most men and almost all women simply lack the necessary genetic traits
required to produce such muscle gains that would cause them to look bulky or overly-
developed to most people. These traits include testosterone levels, muscle fiber makeup,
muscle belly length, and others.
Those competitive bodybuilders you've seen on TV and in the magazines are the genetic
cream of the crop for muscle development and they are typically on heavy doses of
anabolic steroids, growth hormone, and other bodybuilding drugs. Don't be fooled by
these images, or those that scare you into thinking this way. Also, lean muscle is more
compact that fat, as it takes up less space in your body, so you will actually be getting
smaller when replacing the fat on your body with lean muscle.
Please understand that you're putting yourself in the best position to succeed with your
fat loss and fitness goals when you perform properly conducted intense resistance
training, no matter who you are.
But make sure you understand and apply the three critical principles I discussed above. If
you don't, you'll ultimately be unhappy with your results, both in your ability to burn fat
and realize the lean, strong, and healthy body you deserve.
Claim your free copy of Rob Poulos's "7 Secrets Of Permanent Fat Loss & Fitness" at his
Rob Poulos is a celebrated fitness author, fat loss expert, and the founder and CEO of
Zero to Hero Fitness. Rob created the world's most efficient method for fast and
permanent fat loss with his "Fat Burning Furnace" system to help those looking to put an
end to restrictive fad diets, long boring cardio workouts, and the need for super-human
willpower for good.
But you may become anxious to get started on your new body right now, so you can also
click the button below to get started right now. Remember, you have a full 60 days to
decide if it's right for you. If not, just email me and we'll issue you a full refund and I'll
thank you for trying it out...it's that simple!