How To Work Out Your Love Handles?

How do you target love handles?


How can I lose my love handles fast?

17 Simple Ways to Get Rid of Love Handles

  • Cut out Added Sugar. Share on Pinterest.
  • Focus on Healthy Fats. Filling up on healthy fats like avocados, olive oil, nuts, seeds and fatty fish can help slim your waistline.
  • Fill up on Fiber.
  • Move Throughout the Day.
  • Stress Less.
  • Lift Weights.
  • Get Enough Sleep.
  • Add in Whole-Body Moves.

What is the cause of love handles?

The underlying cause of love handles is fat retention.

Factors that contribute to love handle formation include:

  1. hormones, especially too much cortisol.
  2. age (belly fat accumulation is particularly common as you get older)
  3. lack of physical activity.
  4. diet high in fats, sugars, and high-calorie foods.
  5. sleep deprivation.

How long does it take to lose love handles?

Getting Rid of Love Handles: Your Strategy

Nasser recommends an overall plan for 30 to 45 minutes of cardio three to four times a week, strength training (including the exercises below) two to three times a week, and a day of rest every week so your body can rebuild muscle.

What causes hip fat?

Hips and stomach

Sugar and hormones are the most common causes of fat accumulating around your tummy and hips. “A thick middle is often a sign that your body isn’t handling insulin very well, which often results in fatty deposits around the waist,” says Dr Wolf.

Does having love handles mean your fat?

Love handles can be a side effect of excess body fat, especially fat in the area of your hips and lower abdomen. Increased activity and healthier eating can contribute to shrinking love handles as part of overall fat loss, but it’s important to remember that this can also take some time.