The Guide to Perfect Posture in 30 Days.
Good posture involves training your body to stand, walk, sit and lie in positions where the least strain is placed on supporting muscles and ligaments during movement or weight-bearing activities. This app provides illustrations and instructions with exercises for a correct posture.
Luckily there are many things we can do to help improve our spine health including maintaining good general fitness and a healthy weight, as well as paying attention to our posture throughout the day.
Want the lean look and elegant stance of a yoga or pilates teacher? It all starts with good posture.
The best way to improve your posture is to focus on exercises that strengthen your core -- the abdominal and low back muscles that connect to your spine and pelvis. Some of these muscles move your torso by flexing, extending, or rotating your spine. Others stabilize your pelvis and spine in a natural, neutral position.
Make these posture-boosting exercises a regular part of your routine. Remember to exhale strongly and pull in your core muscles as you work -- a key principle in both pilates and yoga.
Getting that perfect spine back isnt going to be a quick fix. Youll need consistency, awareness, and dedication.
Having good posture is about more than looking good. It helps you to develop strength, flexibility, and balance in your body. These can all lead to less muscle pain and more energy throughout the day. Proper posture also reduces stress on your muscles and ligaments, which can reduce your risk of injury.
Improving your posture also helps you become more aware of your muscles, making it easier to correct your own posture. As you work on your posture and become more aware of your body, you might even notice some imbalances or areas of tightness you werent previously aware of.
Over the next 30 days, our movements and exercises will help you:
- loosen up muscles
- increase body awareness
- strengthen your core
- realign your bodys joints