Get your pre-baby bellies back with these core strengthening exercises. So take a look, and then go feel strong with these belly busting moves.
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Female Speaker: Alright ladies, it's Wednesday. You're feeling good, you're looking good and now I want you to help you feel strong with some belly busting moves. So we sent a couple of IT Moms Ereka and Alli to explore a few new core exercise. Ereka Vetrini: Lot of women doesn't have problems with their belly after having a baby. Alright, maybe you're out there and we hate you. Alli Joseph: Ereka and I are here at Excel Spa in New York City to take a class that really hits your belly hard. It's called core fusion and it's designed to help you to get your pre-belly baby back. Say that three times fast. Ereka Vetrini: Pre-belly baby back, Pre-belly baby back. I wish it was that easy. I wish we can say it three times, take our heel and it will be gone. But unfortunately need a teacher, and that's why we are calling on Debbie Frank. Debbie, she is going to help us with that. Debbie Frank: But I have to say you girls are in pretty good shape to begin with. Alli Joseph: We could always improve. So is the belly the top spot that women complaint about after having a baby? Debbie Frank: Absolutely, that is the biggest thing that I hear about. People come in and say, when, how do I get rid of this? Alli Joseph: Now, how many times a week realistically you should, somebody postpartum be doing this kind of exercise? Debbie Frank: I would guess three to four times a week, would be really fantastic, if you can fit that in. Ereka Vetrini: And then when we watch the results? Debbie Frank: Six weeks. Ereka Vetrini: Promise. Debbie Frank: Absolutely. Alli Joseph: When is it safe to begin after having a baby and should a woman consult her physician before doing so? Debbie Frank: Definitely great question. You should consult with your physician before starting any exercise program. Ereka Vetrini: Ten months later and how many months later? Alli Joseph: Nineteen. Ereka Vetrini: We are ready now? Debbie Frank: I guess. You are ready. Ereka Vetrini: Here we are. Alli Joshep: Let's go. Debbie Frank: Right into the forms, spread the fingers out and then as you crawl the toes under, I want you to lift the knees up, press your heels back. Okay, now really stay still in this position, holding a little bit tighter, so you feel how you're wrapping around and getting this is part -- Ereka Vetrini: Hold me up. Debbie Frank: Then moving on to the side part, rotate down to the outside of your right butt --. Alli Joseph: And where does my hand go? Debbie Frank: I think the top arm up. Now bring your hips up even higher. So you can even take the top leg up. Alli Joseph: Where does it go? Debbie Frank: Even more, straight up. Alli Joseph: Oh, in the air? Debbie Frank: And then down and let's do it in the other direction. Alli Joseph: All the way down? Debbie Frank: All the way down, just trying the other leg. Other leg, coming up. Ereka Vetrini: I like this little -- push your hands first that way. Debbie Frank: Now, change it up a little bit. I want you to just dip the hips down and then up. Ereka Vetrini: Debbie you are getting little crazy on there. Debbie Frank: Hold the hips up and stay there. There you go, girls, fabulous. Ereka Vetrini: We have been doing it for about 10 seconds and I really feel it. Debbie Frank: This is kind of little bit like going out dancing, that's right. This maybe as a new mom again. Arms out, abdomen in, start to lean back, abdomen in, no arch on the back, you want that straight line, shoulders to hip, I know it's intense and it's everything so it works the back here, hamstrings, glutes, abdominal all of it. Ereka Vetrini: Oh my God! Debbie you're so good. She goes all the way. Debbie Frank: All the way back. Alli Joseph: That won't work for mine, I wish it was. Debbie Frank: Unlock the elbows first, so soften the elbows, big wide circle. Pull in tight right there, thing about that lower part, chin is lifted, so it's parallel, shoulders are relaxed. Now breathing is important. Ereka Vetrini: T
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