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🔥 Exercises to Reduce Saggy Belly 

How to reduce saggy belly with exercises? The real monster is the fat in the abdominal cavity, also known as belly fat. Not only does it bring you health problems, but also it is one of the most difficult types of fat to get rid of. However, you can get rid of it in just a single night.

How to Reduce Saggy Belly
How to Do Exercises to Reduce Saggy Belly


Each of us has some belly fat, even people who have flat tummies. That is normal, but too much of it can affect your health stronger than other types of fat.

Being overweight does not always mean being unhealthy. There are many great examples of overweight people who have excellent health. On the contrary, there is the same amount of examples of people who are skinny but face some metabolic issues.

How to Reduce Saggy Belly

Let’s take a look at the 5 most effective exercises to lose saggy belly.

 1. Plank Hip Twist

Plank hip twists target the obliques and the transverse abdominal. You’ll also get a little bit of upper body action because your shoulders and arms have to work to keep you steady.

Plank Hip Twist
Plank Hip Twist

To get the most out of this exercise, focus on keeping the proper plank position. Raising your hips too far up into the air, or letting them sag too much, takes the focus away from the abs. Additionally, if you’re swaying too much from side to side, chances are your abs aren’t properly engaged.

What to Do: Perform 3 sets of 40 reps (20 on each side).

2. Plank with Knee to Elbow

Plank with Knee to Elbow
Plank with Knee to Elbow


These challenging planks work your core, stomach, and back. In order to maintain proper form, you’ll have to engage all the muscles in your core. Be sure to follow the video and use the correct form.

What to Do: Perform 3 sets of 24 reps (12 on each side).

How to Reduce Saggy Belly
How to Reduce Saggy Belly

Do you have too much belly fat?

Now, how to know if you have too much belly fat? There is a straightforward way to do it. Get a measuring tape and put it around your waist. Did it? Now you can check your girth.  Keep in mind that you should do it while you are in a standing position, not sitting. Ok? It will be easier if you start and finish at your belly button that will give you measurements that are more precise.

See another article on how to do Small Waist

Now, if you are a woman and your waist size is less than 35 inches – relax – everything is fine. However, if it is more than 35 inches then you definitely should consider this diet, the secret of which we are going to reveal very soon.

And if you are a man, then the waist size less than 40 inches sounds pretty ok, while more than 40 inches should alarm you and the diet would be a good way out.

3. Wood Chopper

Wood Chopper
Wood Chopper


The woodchopper is one of the most effective exercises for tightening the core. Any exercise that requires turning or twisting your torso from side to side works the obliques. They’re great for tightening your sides, toning abs, and improving your core’s stability.

What to Do: Perform 3 sets of 40 reps (20 on each side).

4. Leg Lifts

The thing with leg lifts is that they’re deceptively simple. The first few reps won’t feel like much, but your abs will start to burn by the end of your set. Burn, baby, burn!

Leg Lifts
Leg Lifts

Leg lifts target your lower abs. You might also feel your thighs working to keep your legs straightened out together.

What to Do: Perform 3 sets of 20 reps.

5. Scissor Kicks

Scissor Kicks
Scissor Kicks


Begin lying down with your arms propped up on your elbows behind you. Lift both legs a few inches off the floor, and bring your right leg as close to your chest as possible. Begin to lower your right leg while simultaneously raising your left leg to switch sides. Make sure not to let your heels touch the ground until the end. Complete 30 reps, 15 on each leg.


We’ve covered 5 top exercises to help you reduce your saggy belly. In addition to exercise, eat the right diet for maximum exercise benefits. Remember that 80% of success is diet and exercise.

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