Biosignature Modulation, from elite trainer Charles Poliquin, identifies hormonal issues and problems affecting your build – and helps you eliminate them. We tried BioSignature Modulation, a practice that examines relationships between hormone imbalance and fat storage, at BFX Studio. Spot reduction has been largely discredited by science, but BioSignature Modulation can supposedly trim those trouble spots. Dan Jolley, MSc.

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Biosignature Modulation is one of the most advanced non-invasive methods available to rapidly and accurately identify insulin resistance and cardiovascular risks.

Poliquin believes that fat accumulates in specific body areas because certain hormones are too high, too low or just out of balan. Young men wanted to put on muscle, young women were scared of putting on too much muscle, and almost everyone wanted to lose body fat.

Hormones BioSignature Looks At: The adjectives ground-breaking, innovative, and spectacular are too often used without thought or real context. In reality, we know that bodies come in all sizes and shapes due to inter-individual variations in genetics, gender, diets, lifestyle habits, gut microbiota, hormone to hormone interactions, neurotransmitters, effects of medications, etc. Ift focuses on specific body fat reduction through hormone balance.

The problem with this is that research findings can only be reliably applied to the population upon which the testing was conducted. But a few years ago, a modern take on spot reduction idea emerged.

After representing Australia in American football, he took up coaching, and completed a Master of Science in Exercise Physiology.

What Is BioSignature Modulation?

biosignatuge Measurements from each site are then compared to the triceps reading and this identifies which areas of the body have excessive levels of fat relative to the other 11 body fat sites.

Superfood or Super Clickbait Headline? The BioSignature Method can help you develop a programme based on your unique biological signature. We do not endorse BioSignature as a methodology.

I’m a scraper This search result is here to prevent scraping. Poliquin used to be considered cutting edge. I have never found any spot reduction methods to have real results. Not an exercise physiologist.


Most clients will already have a good idea of what their problem areas are and an experienced practitioner in Biosignature Modulation can often make an accurate visual determination of the problem, but the calipers are quick, easy and reliable.

He is currently completing his PhD in Educational Jodulation at Curtin University in Perth where his interest is in the competence and confidence of fitness professionals.

Poliquin does not explain this. Somehow, the idea persists in spite of this mountain of evidence.

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Imagine too if you could assess the health of your thyroid, your reproductive system, and your tolerance to the stress and the toxicity of busy city life without resorting to invasive, time consuming and hideously expensive blood tests. Read all about the latest gym openings, healthy events, and fitness trends in our twice weekly Wellness newsletter. The world’s number one body composition experts. Hopefully you can see the problem here straight away.

Intuitively this makes sense to us, which is why it has been such an enduring idea. In his own words:.

After the initial assessment your practitioner will analyse the data and put together a protocol to address the most important hormonal issues at hand. Through our own professional experience over the years and the constant feedback we receive from practitioners all around the world reveals that The genius comes in identifying all the other hormonal issues and problems AND coming up with solutions to eliminate them and improve our quality of life.

October 10th, by Dan Jolley, MSc. Corosolic acid, for example, has been found to have an effect in mice, petri dishes, and some human trials, though many papers appear in alternative medicine journals, rather than more reputable titles. Evidence can come in many different forms, depending on what it is you are trying to test. This leads to bioignature performance in ALL areas of the clients life; physically, mentally and intellectually.

Call us on 07 Thyroid biosihnature, accumulated fat half way between your hip bone and armpit. It probably took years to accumulate that extra body fat and it may take months or years to lose it. That depends on many factors from the type and duration of the hormonal imbalance, your activity level, lifestyle factors, and your own compliance.


BioSignature Modulation For Spot Reduction? Fat Chance

And tellingly, as our technology and measurement of body fat has improved, the evidence refuting this old theory has mounted up. You probably can lose fat from your trouble spots, but it may not happen in the order that you hoped! The BioSignature Modulation course required to become a practitioner of this method is marketed largely towards personal trainers. Spending the week with Biosigntaure in Sweden and learning the Biosignature method was well and truly worth the journey.

Cycle for skinnier thighs, do arm exercises for skinnier arms, or hip movements for slimmer hips. Although there are many other methods to test body fat, such as underwater weighing and electrical impedance, Poliquin believes that body fat testing with skin calipers bbiosignature the best method to be used for Biosignature Modulation because it can modulahion precisely the amount of fat in each of the major fat-testing sites where other testing methods only tell you your percent body fat.

I know I addressed this briefly above, but it warrants further discussion here. There are 12 sites that need to be measured, biosignatuure of those sites determine what your hormonal blueprint is.

James Sebastian Roa on 8 November at 8: To operate outside this scope of practice is to risk being found legally liable for any injury or mishap that might occur as a result of your training or advice.

It is also well documented that someone with excess body fat in the stomach area has a cortisol problem. Please note that BioSignature Modulation with Nick Mitchell himself is strictly by request with price upon application. Second, skinfold testing may not be sensitive enough to detect small changes in body fat. When Hanway—one of only a handful of BioSignature practitioners in Boston—talks about the program, it seems to make perfect sense.