It is important to develop a routine that you will follow every day. Implementing your routine is more important, however having a well designed plan will ensure that you see results and that you are targeting your abs. A well designed abdominal workout routine will contain muscle building exercises, cardio exercises to burn fat, and diet rules that will ensure no further fat is gained. The muscle building exercises will help your body put on muscle in the abdominal region. Building muscle also increases the proportion of lean muscle mass to fat mass in your body. This creates a higher sitting calorie consumption. This means that your body will burn more calories naturally because muscle tissue uses more energy than fat tissue.
The cardio exercises that are part of your routine should be done every day. Cardio exercises can be running, jogging, swimming, biking or any activity that requires active moment. Cardio should be done no less than 15 minutes per day, every day. This is the most important aspect of your abdominal building routine. If you merely diet and build muscle, you will not see results as quickly as if you focused more on cardio work outs. The truth is that most people already have a six pack, the problem is that there is a layer of fat covering the muscle. Cut out the layer of fat and you will see the six pack that has always been there.