Overcoming Age and Sedentary Lifestyle: a Woman's Journey to Fat Loss
Follow dmclva's journey as she shares insights on how she lost weight via P90X workouts and ketogenic diet at 48 years old.
Article by Madeleine Smith
Dmclva, a 48 year old woman standing at 5'2", started her journey to weight loss and muscle building through the P90X workout and the ketogenic diet. Prior to joining the Body Transformation Fitness Challenge, she lost 9 lbs and followed a low-moderate level of exercise to become adapted. She then moved to daily workouts, combining P90X and P90X3 with a modified IF eating schedule (BPC in a.m. and meals between 3:00-8:00).
Dmclva mentioned that at her age, she found it difficult to move due to the sedentary lifestyle she led before starting her fitness journey. However, she persevered, and found success in investing in home gym equipment and gradually increasing her workout intensity. She also found support and encouragement from the online community who cheered her on every step of the way.
The Benefits of P90X and Ketogenic Diet
Through Dmclva's experience, she highlights how the P90X workouts provided an all-around approach to fitness, incorporating cardio, strength training, and flexibility exercises. She also shares how incorporating the ketogenic diet supported her in burning fat and regulating her metabolism. However, she also acknowledges that each person's experience may vary and encourages everyone to find a fitness and diet plan that works best for them.
Dmclva shared how her journey towards weight loss and building muscle wasn't just about physical transformation, but it also involved a mental shift. She learned to be patient with herself and to focus on progress, not just on the numbers on the scale. She also realized the importance of finding a supportive community and sharing her journey with others.
Dmclva's journey towards fitness proves that it's never too late to make a change. Her story serves as an inspiration to anyone who wants to start their own fitness journey, regardless of age or fitness level. She encourages everyone to find a workout and diet plan that works for them, and to pursue progress, not perfection.
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