Glutes are all the rage on social media. But do the exercises we see actually work, or are they just part of the spectacle? Here's a breakdown.
How to wake up those glutes and train them like a man.
Improve your hip hinge and strengthen your butt with this simple move.
Strong glutes make your whole body stronger. Also, having a nice butt is, well, nice. Try this twist on the now-classic hip thrust.
Get your glutes, hamstrings, and upper back ready for heavy training with these simple movements.
Your posterior chain contains a ton of musculature and you're probably not training all of it. Here are two lifts you should be doing.
Here's what to do before, during, and after squats to activate, strengthen, and grow your glutes.
The maximus gets all the attention, but don't forget the gluteus minimus and medius. Here's what to do.
This new version of an age-old powerlifting exercise will really sizzle that backside.
You've seen the squat-booty memes, but the squat came in last for glute activation when compared to two other exercises.
An athletic butt requires two types of training. Here's what you need to know.
This exercise will boost your deadlift and build your flat butt... but it looks weird. Who cares? Be weird.
It's one of the best exercises for glutes... if you do it right. Here's where most people get it wrong.
Butt building is bodybuilding, not powerlifting. Don't make this mistake.
Make this posterior chain staple work even better with this simple modification.
With this variation of the glute-ham raise, you can finish with a glute contraction (knees lower on the pad), or set the knees higher to target hamstrings.
Add these finisher exercises to the end of leg day and build glutes that won't quit.
You already do the hip thrust for glutes. Now try it like this to spare your back and really build your backside.
This exercise does a great job preparing the body for your sport, and of course it's a very effective hamstring and glute builder.
A study involving weight-trained women finds that one glute exercise works better than the others. Check it out.
Do you have gluteal amnesia? Here's how to wake up your butt for better workouts.
Train your maximus, but don't forget about your medius. Hit the upper glutes hard with this unique exercise variation.
For the hip thrust, focus more on mind-muscle connection than the amount of weight you use. Add a band for accommodating resistance.
Can this butt-building exercise actually improve your back squat? Researchers have taken a look. You may be surprised.
You need more than squats and deadlifts. Add a couple of these glute-focused exercises into your program.