Category Archives: body

Sloped/Thick Shoulders(Overdeveloped Trapezius Muscles)

Introduction Trapezius muscle is a triangular, surface muscle started at the base of your neck, extends across your shoulders and down to the middle of your back, and attaches to the scapula and clavicle (collarbone). A pair of trapezius muscles form a long, quadrilateral-shaped muscle. This is the muscle that contributes to the contour of our […]

Straight body/no waist/big waist

Straight body/no waist is an undesirable body feature that no one would have wished for. Body shape without a natural waistline adds limitation on how we can dress and poses a curve-missing body image. Therefore, achieving a balanced waist-to-hip ratio has been a mission for some people. Some of them may cheekily wonder if it […]

Elephant leg / Muscular calf

Causes Abnormal secretion of estrogen Scientific research has shown that the level of estrogen contributes to how fat will be stored in the body. Over secretion of estrogen will increase the lipase (fat digesting enzyme) activity at thighs and buttlock, causing fat deposition at these two areas. On the other hand, people who have irregular […]

Belly fat

Causes The formation of belly fat is simply the accumulation of fat. As the abdomen tends to accumulate fat which is difficult to lose, it is totally normal that people with a flat abdomen also have subcutaneous fat and visible belly. The reasons behind the fat accumulation are heavily related to lifestyle. 1. Sedentary lifestyle: […]