It seems like we are running a constant battle against those couple of pounds that just won’t go away. And yes, we know all the tricks and tips and all the advice about working out regularly and managing our meals, but somehow they just won’t go away. Sounds familiar? Well, although we are all aware that we can’t get rid of them in a magical way and we are also aware that healthy nutrition and regular exercise are quite important, there are some practical ways on how to lose those pounds. Here you can read about weight loss solutions we prepared for you to get you through this summer with a smoking hot body.
Water, water and more water. We all know that staying hydrated is quite important for our overall metabolism but even more so when we are trying to lose weight. Don’t forget that staying hydrated during the summer is even more important as we are sweating profusely. The recommended dose of water is 13 cups per day for men and 9 cups for women. Also, it is quite important to limit our alcohol and caffeine intake. Alcohol is chemically similar to sugar so it is quite obvious why it can affect your weight. If you really don’t want to give up alcohol, limit yourself to wine, it can actual have positive effects on your body (if you don’t overdo it of course). Coffee, other caffeine beverages and sodas should also be avoided as they are high in sugar and are actually quite addictive. Some good alternatives are to make your own natural juices or smoothies from fresh fruits and vegetables, and also if you really crave that coffee go for a black coffee without sugar or dairy. Green tea or just herb tea is also a good alternative.
The good thing about managing your diet is that it is quite easier to do it over the summer. The high temperatures don’t allow us to overeat so much. We aren’t going to tell you to stay away from your favorite snacks and foods; we are just going to draw your attention to healthier alternatives. As already mentioned, high water consumption is very important. That is why you should stick to foods that are high in water content; such as watermelon and strawberries. Cucumbers, zucchini, radish and celery are the best vegetables to eat during the summer. Also, try to incorporate whole grains into your diet which will provide your body with fiber. Fish and lean meats are a great source of protein and don’t contain much fat. Eating lighter meals will also benefit you during the summer, as you will have more energy and will be able to move around much more.
You can’t expect to lose those pounds just by sitting in front of the monitor whole day. You need to move around. Luckily, during the summer you can ditch the gym and hit the beach. Some leisure swimming is a great way to lose weight but also to relax. Beach volleyball, frisbee or badminton are all great ways to stay active but have fun at the same time. You won’t even get the impression of working out, but you’ll manage to lose weight.
And if you are really running a battle with those pounds and need some extra help, there are some procedures that can assist you in that way. Coolsculpting Perth for instance is aimed to eliminate unwanted body fat and tone up the problem areas which don’t respond well to diets and exercising. The best thing is that it’s non-invasive, non-surgical and completely safe.
As you can see, you can definitely defeat those pounds and come out as a winner. It just takes a little effort and will to make it through. Be sure to make it as entertaining as it can be. Make the most of it and include everyone you like. Call up some friends and go for a swim on the beach, bring some light snacks and homemade smoothies and enjoy yourself. Losing weight doesn’t need to be an awful and exhausting experience, It can be made in any manner you like it to be, as long as you set your mind to it.