Stats Update 1.0
Sunday, July 1, 2012
I must admit, I was pretty apprehensive about doing this today. After having the “getting skinny” feeling and then seeing my weight swing up 3 lbs I really wasn’t sure what to expect. I am happy to say I’m relieved and excited about my measurements. In fact, I had to go back and double-check a couple of them. I re-measured my knees because there was an increase in my left knee and my lower waist because the reduction was so big.
Taking into consideration that it’s hard to measure the exact same spot every time, I think I did pretty well. I measure my upper waist in the middle of where the curve starts and my lower waist just above my bellybutton. For knees, I measured the fat above my knee. For calves, I measured the top part to include a pocket of fat I have just below my knee. For my thighs, I measured the top part that has the most fat (that area that always seems to touch). For my chest, I measured the upper part just under my armpits because there is an area of fat there that I want to get rid of. For everything else, I measured the largest area.
Sunday, June 3, 2012 Sunday, July 1, 2012 (4 wks)
BMI: 27.1 BMI: 26.8
Weight: 168 lbs Weight: 166 lbs
Upper Arms: R: 12 1/4” L: 12 1/4” Upper Arms: R: 11 5/8″ L: 11 6/8″
Fore Arms: R: 9 5/8” L: 9 7/8” Fore Arms: R: 9 5/8″ L: 9 7/8″
Chest: 35 6/8” Chest: 35.5
Waist: 31 6/8” (upper) 36” (lower) Waist: 31.5″ (upper) 33 6/8″ (lower)
Hips: 43 7/8” Hips: 43″
Thighs: R: 24 6/8” L: 24 6/8” Thighs: R: 24″ L: 24.25
Knees: R: 16 1/2” L: 16” Knees: R: 16.5″ L: 16.25″
Calves: R: 15 1/2” L: 15 1/2” Calves: R: 15″ L: 15.25″
As you can see, I went down or stayed the same in every area except my left knee. For some inexplicable reason, I went up 1/4 inch there.
I hope the next 8 weeks go as well or better than the first 4 have. The pictures below don’t show that much of a physical difference (except the current one is blurry and I smiled at the advice of my sister…haha!) but by measurement, there is a difference.
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