15 Ways to Get in Shape for Summer When You're Lazy AF

Some people will tell you that summer bodies are built only in gyms -- but we're here to tell you that those people simply lack imagination. The way we look at it, we're constantly burning calories. Standing in line for an hour to buy your first Balmain dress from H&M burns 94 calories*. Reading "The Girl on the Train" for 30 minutes? Torches 44 calories.   read more

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Things Only People With Fitness Buddies Will Understand

Sometimes finding the motivation to work out on your own can be harder than the actual workout itself -- which is why many of us have come to rely on a fitness buddy to meet our fitness goals. But gym BFFs do so much more than motivate us to get our butt in gear -- they know us on a deep and personal level. Not only do they know our BMI, but they've heard all of our weird, grunt-y (should-only-be-reserved-for-the-bedroom) sounds we make when lifting weights.   read more

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6 Relaxing Yoga Poses to Try at H(ommmm)e

Let's address the Ganesh (err, elephant) in the room. You wear yoga pants regularly. But you actually practice yoga...maybe...once or twice a month? For busy women everywhere -- no matter how much you love the calm feeling after an hour and a half of breathing, stretching, and focusing -- it's tough to squeeze in a yoga class as frequently as you'd like.   Start breathing

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10 Feel-Better Yoga Moves

Thanks to desk jobs, sky-high shoes and fitness classes gone awry, it seems like there's always some body part that's aching or out of whack. While it's tempting to find relief inside your well-stocked medicine cabinet, sometimes all your body needs is a little finessing, by way of some quality time on the yoga mat.   read more

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8 Mind Tricks to Get the Most out of Your Workout

You know that little voice in your head that whispers annoying things like "you can't do it" and "just give up" when you're uncertain about accomplishing a goal?   read more

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6 Leg Workouts for Very Sexy Legs

Wish you had legs like Taylor Swift or Kendall Jenner? Or maybe just legs you'd feel confident showing off in shorts or dresses this summer? Yeah, us too. That's why we talked to Yumi Lee Mathews, fitness expert and co-owner of the Reebok Crossfit Lab in West Hollywood, to give us the leg workouts for women that actually work -- and work fast.   See moves

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This 20-Minute Boxing Workout Will Sculpt You Everywhere

There's a reason why every celebrity in Hollywood is lacing up her boxing gloves -- and it has nothing to do with training for a role inside the ring. According to Jeff Hunter, the face of boxing apparel brand Everlast and a trainer at YG Studios, boxing is the single-most effective way to tone the entire body and torch massive amounts of fat in a hurry. According to Hunter you can burn anywhere between 500 to 700 calories in a single 20-minute boxing session (as long as you're giving it 100 percent, of course).   read more

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7 Yoga Poses for a More Productive (and Happy) Day

If you're like most of us, you probably find your morning motivation at the bottom of a coffee cup. While coffee is life (you didn't really think we'd make you give that up, did you?), it's not necessarily the only way to kick-start a productive day. In fact, all you really need is your body and a few yoga stretches to perk you up.   See moves

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Follow These Fitness Gurus -- Your Body Will Thank You

While scrolling through Instagram does, in fact, burn calories (holla), you probably won't find yourself coming out as ripped or toned as the fitness gurus you just spent two hours stalking. Luckily, all it takes is a visual reincarnation of our #fitnessgoals to make us run straight for the gym. Whether you want to lift weights, practice yoga or simply enjoy images of animals working out, these are the top fitness gurus you need to follow on Instagram right now for all your fitness motivation.   read more

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24 Fitness Quotes More Motivating Than Tony Horton on Crack

Next time you kick off your shoes, slump onto the couch and turned on "Real Housewives" after you promised yourself you'd head to the gym, pause for a moment and reach for these fitness quotes. We guarantee they're all the motivation you'll need to make your workout happen.   read more

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