Drop an Entire Dress Size With This Speedy Strength Workout
works legs, butt
Stand with feet shoulder-width apart and arms raised to shoulder height for balance. Bend knees and slowly descend, keeping hips over heels and back straight. One-third of the way down, pause and hold for 10 seconds. Lower 2 inches more, raising heels, as needed; hold for 10 seconds. Continue to lower your body in this pattern 3 more times, ending in a deep squat. To complete the move, slowly straighten legs in 4 (10-second) increments.
Trainer tip: Keep your legs engaged, belly drawn in, and shoulders drawn back throughout the move.