Many people who are starting exercise programs are also given the impression that in order for a fitness program to be successful, they must join a gym and use the latest available equipment. In order to get a great workout, you do not need an expensive gym. Using simple and inexpensive equipment such as dumbbells can help you enhance your overall health and well-being. Using equipment like dumbbells, fitness balls and resistance bands can help prevent plateaus where your weight does not change and allows you to workout in the privacy of your own home.
There are also many exercises that can be done with no additional equipment. Doing anaerobic exercises like push-ups, pull-overs, and pull-backs can be used to develop power and tone muscles. In order to avoid injury, slowly increase the quantity per repetition and the number of repetitions that you complete for these exercises.