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Posted by: Lira | 2010/02/22

Breast and weights

Does bench press and similar weights excercises make the breast smaller or bigger or no effect.....

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Hi LIra

No effect, because the breasts are predominantly fat tissue, and doing bench press and other exercises for the pectorals will target the muscle underneath. It may over many months make the pectoral muscle larger, but this effect is really minimal, so it will have little effect.

Good luck

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Posted by: fitnessdoc | 2010/02/23

Hi LIra

No effect, because the breasts are predominantly fat tissue, and doing bench press and other exercises for the pectorals will target the muscle underneath. It may over many months make the pectoral muscle larger, but this effect is really minimal, so it will have little effect.

Good luck

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