8 Best Effective Workouts To Reduce Belly Fat

There’s no such way that you lose belly fat instantly. Obviously, you need a balanced diet and regular exercise altogether to fasten up the process. The abdominal fat takes a lot to get trimmed. It causes heart disease, diabetes, and much more.

It doesn’t matter that you are a man, a woman, a teenager, or a kid. You can lose your thick belly fat easily at home by performing the below-mentioned step-by-step exercises: –

Exercise No. 1: – Single Forearm Plank

Single Forearm Plank exercises

It targets the lower abs, shoulders, biceps, glutes, and upper abs.

How To Do?

  • To perform this exercise, you need to place your forearms on the ground or mat aligned below the shoulder and arms parallel to the body.
  • Hold this position for 20 to 30 seconds. To take a little rest, you can bend your knees to the floor and place your hands directly under your shoulder as if you are about to perform a press-up for 20 to 30 seconds.

Note: – Try to hold this position as long as possible without forcing. Take rest for 5 to 10 seconds and then continue.

Exercise No 2: – Sit-Ups

Sit-Ups exercises

It targets the upper abs and lower abs.

How To Do?

  • Lay down on the floor, bend your knees, keep them together, and keep your hands on your chest or your temples. This is the position you need to hold while performing the exercise.
  • Pull your upper body up to perform this exercise and try to do at least 3 sets of 10 

What Not To Do?

  • Don’t keep your hand behind your neck to pull yourself up.
  • Please don’t keep your knees open (keep them together while performing the exercise.)

Exercise No. 3: – High Knee Crunches

High Knee Crunches exercises

It targets the lower back, hip flexors, and core. It strengthens the core as well.

How To Do?

  • Lay on the floor, bend your knees and keep your legs raised with your elbows, keep your hands by the side of your head, and squeeze your stomach.
  • Make sure that while squeezing your stomach, your elbows should touch the knees.
  • Do at least 2 to 3 sets of 10 to 15 repetitions.

What Not To Do?

  • Do not stretch your limit. It’s ok to do fewer sets.

Exercise No. 4: – High Leg Crunches

High Leg Crunches exercises

It targets the hip flexors, lower back, and core.

This exercise is the same as knee crunches. The only difference is that you have to keep your legs straight in the air.

How To Do?

  • Keep the posture as same as knee crunches. Just raise your legs up 90 degrees.
  • Try to touch your toes with your fingers.
  • Make sure that you are lifting your shoulder off the floor for this exercise to be effective.

What Not To Do?

  • Make sure that you are lifting your shoulders off the floor, not in the middle of the air. Otherwise, this exercise won’t be effective.

Exercise No. 5: – Mountain Climbers

Mountain Climbers exercises

It targets your shoulder muscles, triceps, abdominal muscles, chest muscles, calves, glutes, and hip flexors.

How To Do?

  • To perform this exercise, you need to get down in the position of a high plank.
  • Palms directly under your shoulder, bring your knee closure to your chest, and jump and alternate with a little hop.
  • Complete the sets of 45 seconds, take a little rest for 10 seconds and then repeat.

What Not To Do?

  • Excessive lower back movement.
  • Leaning your head forward (keep the head and back straight in the line)

Exercise No. 6: – Flutter Kicks

Flutter Kicks exercises

It targets your lower belly and lowers back muscles.

How To Do?

  • To perform this exercise, you need to lay down a bit, get your feet out in front, and just alternate up and down.
  • To make this exercise intense, you can uplift your upper body and place your palms on the floor.

What Not To Do?

  • Don’t bend your knee and kick in the air (keep your legs straight while kicking.)

Exercise No. 7: – Russian Twists

Russian Twists exercises

It targets the belly fat, shoulders, and hips.

How To Do?

  • To perform this exercise, you need to sit on the floor and bend yourself to make a V posture of your body.
  • Balance your body correctly and make your back straight while twisting your upper body from right to left.
  • Do this activity for a straight 45 seconds.

What Not To Do?

  • Don’t bend your back (keep it straight)
  • Don’t lay on the floor to perform Russian twists (need to maintain the posture)

Exercise No. 8: – Legs Tuck In

Legs Tuck In exercises

It targets the core.

How To Do?

  • Stay in the position of Russian twists and just do leg tuck in and out 
  • Breathe out when you extend your legs.

What Not To Do?

  • Don’t perform this exercise on the chair. (use a flat surface like a bench or floor)

At The End 

You’ll feel a little breathless after performing all these intense belly fat-burn workouts. Only working out on a regular basis wouldn’t gonna work if you keep eating junk. A healthy diet and workout should go hand in hand to show better results and faster results.