To do calf raises, stand on a step or an aerobic step platform with your heels hanging off the step. Raise up on your toes, then lower your heels below the platform to complete the stretch. More »

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Some muscle-building leg exercises to do at home include squats, lunges, step-ups and calf raises, according to Body Building. Using weights or dumbbells can help boost intensity and build muscle. More »

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Some exercises for upper arm toning for women include modified push-ups, bicep curls, lateral raises, tricep stretches and the plank. Some other exercises are the standing V raise, shoulder press, airplane extension and ... More »

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Jessica Smith from Shape magazine explains that Hindu squats differ from conventional squats by allowing a person's knees to bend out over the toes as she lifts her heels off the floor. However, Smith explains that exerc... More »

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Exercises that can transform the lower legs and calves include the straight-leg calf raise, imaginary jump rope, single-leg bent-knee calf raise, and high-knee jog in place. Perform 30-second, 60-second and 90-seconds ci... More »

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The process for reducing the size of a woman's calf muscles is dependent upon the woman's current activity level, diet and body type. According to In Shape magazine, if calves are large because of an exercise routine suc... More »

To build calf muscles, these muscles must be targeted through simple exercises that can be done at home. All that is needed is a sturdy chair. More »

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