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    balancing out arm size

    iv been working out for 2 years or so now (not the strictest routine / diet but still working out) and have really started to notice my left arm is noticeably bigger... i am left handed so i know that plays some part in it but has anyone got any good tips to balance out size? any help wud be great guys

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    simple use dumbells more and single cable exercises and dont do your left arm for a few weeks. Everyone has a slightly bigger arm so dont worry to much about it.

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    Masturbate with your right hand. Even if it doesn't feel as good.

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    Probably all in your head, just keep training consistantly and dont listen to rocky666 advice, because thats pretty crap advice
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    Re: balancing out arm size

    Our bodies are uneven by nature
    Nothing to see here

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    thanks for the advice il not worry 2 much 4 now but do a few less on th left neways 4 a while

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    My right is 1/2" bigger than my left but my left looks bigger/better lol
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    Re: balancing out arm size

    just do everything with your right hand, like brushing your teeth etc for a while, thats really the difference, but theres no point stopping lifting with the left hand, just let it keep getting bigger id say regardless lol
    Last edited by shinobi_85; 20-04-2011 at 08:43 PM.

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    Train both arms as you normally but put a bit more volume into your right arm, it'll soon catch up!

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    always start with the weaker arm when curling

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    my right tricep puts my left to shame. my rights always looked a lil bigger but sometimes it seems more pronounced after a training sesh.

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    Quote Originally Posted by amurphy View Post
    always start with the weaker arm when curling
    iv been doing that for a while mate

    started brushing my teeth with the right hand. feels really weird and wrong lmao

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    Use synthol !!! LoL
    Joke ( poor attempt of humour!)

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Big Dog View Post
    Use synthol !!! LoL
    Joke ( poor attempt of humour!)
    Lol

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    Re: balancing out arm size

    It's normal to have one limb slightly larger than the other - even the bones in your dominant arm and leg are normally ever so slightly heavier/denser/longer/thicker than the non dominant limb.

    If it's a very noticable problem with muscle imbalance then stick with one arm DB and cable exercises, make sure form is equal for both limbs, and always start with your weakest arm first and let that limit how many reps you do with your stronger arm.

 

 
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