Best workouts to grow arms

Best workouts to grow arms

To effectively grow your arms, you'll want to target both the biceps and triceps, as these are the primary muscle groups that make up the arms. Here are some of the best workouts for each:


1. **Barbell Bicep Curl:** Stand holding a barbell with an underhand grip, keeping your elbows close to your body, curl the barbell upwards towards your chest, then lower it back down in a controlled motion.

2. **Dumbbell Bicep Curl:** Similar to the barbell curl, but using dumbbells. This allows for greater range of motion and can help balance strength imbalances between your arms.

3. **Preacher Curl:** Using a preacher bench, rest your arms against the pad and perform bicep curls. This isolates the biceps and prevents cheating with momentum.

4. **Hammer Curls:** Hold dumbbells with a neutral grip (palms facing each other) and curl them upwards, focusing on the outer portion of the biceps.


1. **Tricep Dips:** Using parallel bars or a dip station, lower your body by bending your arms until your elbows are at a 90-degree angle, then push back up to the starting position, focusing on using your triceps to perform the movement.

2. **Tricep Pushdowns:** Attach a rope or bar to a high pulley cable machine, grasp it with an overhand grip, and push it downwards, fully extending your arms. Control the weight as you let it return to the starting position.

3. **Close-Grip Bench Press:** Perform a bench press with your hands positioned closer together than usual, targeting the triceps more intensely.

4. **Overhead Tricep Extension:** Hold a dumbbell or barbell overhead with both hands, then lower the weight behind your head by bending your elbows, and then extend your arms to raise the weight back up.

5. **Skull Crushers:** Lie on a bench with a barbell or dumbbells, extend your arms straight up, then bend your elbows to lower the weight towards your forehead, and extend your arms back up.

For optimal results, vary your exercises, rep ranges, and weights regularly to keep challenging your muscles and promoting growth. Also, ensure you're getting enough protein in your diet to support muscle repair and growth. And remember, adequate rest is crucial for muscle recovery and growth, so don't overdo it with too many workouts per week.
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