Also, you could be merely building up the muscles under the fat layer, which can cause them to push the fat out. If the scale hasn't climbed significantly and the only thing thats changed is working out, I'd lay the blame there. You can also ask over at the weight lifters forum! Those ladies and gents have a lot of info!
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