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When someone turns one year older their % is highly effected. Why

We are using this tool for Body Fat Loss contests at our company and those usually in their 30's on up have noticed a significant change from one day to the next when they have a birthday.

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The formula that the tool uses factors in age so you would notice a change in the numbers, but not a huge change. These devices are ok but really not accurate, there are too many things that can alter results. If you want a true reading you would need caliper test most gyms you can get a trainer to do this free or water immersion which can be costly. For your contest i would recomend tape measurements as an alternative hips waist, legs arms, Hope this helps and good luck with the contest.

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Conversely, if a person is skinny but not fit, this body fat test may yield a number 3 to 5 percent lower than his or her true percent body fat. Though they look thin, unfit skinny people really have more than the usual amount of fat inside their muscles, which you can't see from the outside.
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If you would like a more accurate tool for simply measuring your body fat, you can pick up some pinch-calipers online for about the price of a scale. They come with an instructional pamphlet, very easy to use.

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