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Targets: Arms, abs, butt, and outer thighs

* Stand in middle of band with feet hip-width apart, holding one end of band in each hand, elbows bent out to sides, hands in front of belly.

* Step forward with left leg, then lift right leg a few inches, pressing it out to side.

* Step right foot down a few inches forward, then lift left leg a few inches out to side. Alternate for 8 steps.

* Next, press out left leg, then right, to rock from side to side, like a pendulum. Do 8 reps.

via Tone Up with Resistance Bands: A Complete Workout.

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Targets: Back, arms, abs, obliques, and hips

* Stand with feet slightly more than shoulder-width apart, holding one end of band in each hand, arms by sides.

* Lift arms overhead, pulling band tight, and point right toes out to side.

* Keeping left arm still, engage obliques, pull right elbow down to side, and lift right knee to meet it.

* Extend right arm and leg without touching toes to floor. Do 10 reps. Switch sides; repeat.

via Tone Up with Resistance Bands: A Complete Workout.

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