If you need to get yourself in shape as soon as possible, it is very important not to harm your health in trying to lose weight. To do this, it is recommended to give preference to sparing diets and give up fasting - this way it is easier not to break loose and not disrupt metabolic processes. On average, you can lose 3 kg in a week, but the exact figure depends on the person's initial data. If, after the end of the diet, you do not follow the correct balanced diet, then the weight will quickly return.
You can lose weight by several kilograms in a week at home without special diets and without harm to health, following the advice of experts:
|Give up salt||The calorie content of salt is zero, but this mineral has the property of retaining fluid in the body. A salt-free diet will allow you to get rid of excess water, eliminate puffiness, so that swelling from the legs and face will go away. The result on the scales will be approximately minus 1. 5-3 kg|
|Have dinner with protein foods||It takes a lot of energy to digest protein foods. A complete rejection of carbohydrates in the afternoon will lead to the fact that the body will begin to use up the reserves of existing adipose tissue, which will help to lose about 100-200 g per day in addition|
|Introduce cardio loads||Intense long-term cardio workouts will help to quickly remove fluid from the body and speed up metabolic processes. This will help you lose 1 to 2 kg if you follow the nutritional guidelines.|
|Eat cleansing products||
One of the prerequisites for losing weight is bowel cleansing. This will help not only lose weight, but also heal all body systems.Cleansing foods include those that have laxative properties and are rich in fiber or beneficial fatty acids:
To quickly cleanse the body naturally and get rid of extra pounds will help the daily use of dry fiber or bran cereals in the composition of meals and drinks. They can also be used as flour. The recommended daily dose for beginners is from 30 g with a gradual increase to 100 g
|Drinking drinks to speed up your metabolism||
Simple drinks that are easy to prepare at home help speed up metabolic processes:
|Arrange a fasting day||
One-day unloading diets are recommended to be followed no more than once a week, optimally - once a month. During this day, you can lose up to 2 kg.
Unloading menu options:
In the latter case, we are talking about fasting, which is allowed only to absolutely healthy people.
These tips will help you lose up to 3 kg for someone who adheres to the correct diet, as well as a person whose diet is not healthy and balanced. In the second case, for a greater effect, it is recommended to exclude flour, sweet and fried foods.
Review of effective diets
A selection of diets will allow you to urgently lose weight and not harm your health. A prerequisite for compliance with any of them is the absence of contraindications.Children and adolescents should refrain from such diets and give preference to a proper balanced diet.
This is a 7 day diet.The basic principle is that every day you need to eat foods of the same type or dishes of a certain consistency:
- Liquid diet-soups, teas, juices, fruit drinks, fermented milk drinks are allowed.
- Vegetables-predominantly raw or gently cooked. Everything is allowed except potatoes.
- 1st day menu.
- All fruits and berries. Bananas, dates, mangoes, grapes should be eaten only in the morning.
- Protein-both plant and animal origin.
- 1st day menu.
- Any diet of proper nutrition.
The advantages of the "Favorite" diet is that it is easily tolerated, helps to cleanse the body, includes a large amount of vitamins and minerals, and is compatible with sports. For a week of observing it, it is possible to get rid of 3-4 kg. To enhance the effect, it is recommended to use the general tips listed above.
A similar diet is contraindicated for people with acute or chronic diseases of any organs.
An example of a menu for all days of the "Favorite" diet:
|one||Berry smoothie||Carrot and apple fresh||Broccoli & Cauliflower Creamy Soup||Cucumber, parsley and lemon juice smoothie||Kefir with fiber|
|2||Tomato and parsley salad||Finely grated carrots||Stew of eggplant, carrots, onions, cabbage, tomato, bell pepper with green peas||Cabbage, cucumber and greens salad||Zucchini baked with bell pepper and onion|
|3||Menu as on the first day|
|4||Banana puree||Any fruit salad||Apples baked with raisins and nuts||Berry smoothie||Citrus and kiwi salad|
|five||Cheesecakes from cottage cheese and eggs||2 hard-boiled eggs||Boiled chicken fillet, green peas||Beans stewed in tomato juice||Baked fish|
|6||Menu as on the first day|
|7||Granola with yoghurt||Citrus salad||Vegetable soup without potatoes with chicken meatballs||2 hard-boiled eggs, cucumber||Seafood stewed with onions and carrots|
The protein diet is popular for its benefits:
- weight loss occurs due to the burning of adipose tissue, while the muscle remains;
- the diet allows you not to feel hunger;
- a large number of dishes can be prepared from permitted products.
In the strict version, it is allowed to adhere to this diet for up to a month, while it is possible to lose weight up to 10 kg.
Sample menu for the day of the protein diet:
|Omelet with 2 eggs and 1 protein and 100 ml skim milk||Kefir jelly with sweetener and vanilla||Steamed chicken cutlets||Cottage cheese with fiber and flax seeds||Baked salmon fillet with lemon wedges|
When following a high-protein diet, it is important to drink enough water-this will ease the digestive process and help prevent constipation.
Observance of mono-meals is considered an effective way to lose weight in the shortest possible time.
|Diet option||Basic rules, diet|
|Buckwheat||The buckwheat diet lasts 3 to 10 days and helps to lose up to 1 kg daily. Buckwheat must be cooked in a special way: pour the cereal overnight with water at room temperature in a ratio of 1 to 2 and leave overnight. Consume in the morning without any spices or oils. You can eat up to 1 kg of such porridge per day, in addition to it, greens, low-fat kefir or yogurt, green tea and an unlimited amount of pure water are allowed. If you follow a diet for more than 3 days, you can add green apples, citrus fruits, cabbage, carrots, beets to the diet|
Kefir diet can be followed no longer than 3 days without harm to the health of the digestive system. During this time, it is real to lose up to 3 kg. The drink should be chosen with a minimum fat content and good quality.
You can diversify the menu in the following ways:
It is advisable to follow a cucumber diet at the height of the vegetable season. It is very strict and low in calories, but gives excellent results.-you can drop 1. 5 kg per day. The maximum duration of such a diet-up to 5 days.
Products that are allowed for consumption:
|Fruit||The Express Fruit Diet is considered the tastiest and most effective-for 3 days of compliance, you can lose up to 3 kg. You can eat any fruit, the main thing is-choose them according to the season. Sweet and high-calorie are recommended to be consumed in the morning, berries, citrus fruits, kiwi-Anytime|
It is recommended to adhere to mono-diets from 3 to 7 days, no more. The range of products is very limited, and longer adherence will lead to a deficiency of essential micronutrients and to disruptions of metabolic processes, which will affect the appearance.
The disadvantage of this technique-unstable result. At least half of the lost weight returns as soon as the person switches to the usual diet.
The drinking diet is strict, it is allowed to follow it no longer than 3 days, because the lack of solid food leads to a number of metabolic disorders.Plain water can be drunk indefinitely, in addition to it, the following drinks and dishes are allowed:
- freshly squeezed juices diluted in half with water;
- ginger drink with honey and lemon;
- vegetable and chicken broths;
- green or herbal unsweetened tea;
- kefir or yogurt, protein drinks based on them;
- liquid vegetable soups-tomato, pumpkin, cabbage;
- cocoa with milk of minimum fat content.
Sample Drinking Diet Menu for the Day:
|Berry, banana and chia seed smoothie||Tomato juice||Pumpkin, onion and carrot liquid vegetable puree soup||Watermelon smoothie||Kefir with bran and sweetener|
The diet is considered curative, because with it it is possible not only to lose up to 6 kg per week, but also to cleanse all body systems. Flour, sweet, fatty, salty, fried foods are excluded, protein foods are limited. At the heart of the detox diet-vegetables, fruits, cereals. It is recommended to be observed by all people at least 1-2 times a year for preventive purposes.
The cleansing diet has practically no contraindications-it contains food rich in vitamins and minerals. The diet is distinguished by the variety of products and the number of dishes that can be prepared from them.
During the detox diet, it is recommended to drink plenty of water, and vegetables and fruits should be selected according to the season.
A sample menu for a weekly detox diet looks like this:
|one||Watermelon smoothie with mint||Ginger drink||Berry smoothie||Herbal tea||Ginger drink|
|2||Orange fresh, peaches||Melon||Apple and pear salad with sunflower seeds||Citrus||Baked apples or fresh puree|
|3||Fruit salad||Kiwi||Stew of eggplant, bell pepper, onion, carrot||Cabbage salad with herbs||Cucumber, tomato, bell pepper salad, baked zucchini and carrots|
|4||Rice porridge with apples||Any citrus||Rice with vegetables||Watermelon||Potato-free vinaigrette with green peas|
|five||Rice porridge with raisins||Any fruit||100 g boiled turkey, steamed broccoli||Cucumber salad||1 steamed chicken cutlet, cabbage salad, cucumber, bell pepper|
|6||Oatmeal with banana||Baked apple||100 g of ready-made buckwheat porridge, 100 g of boiled beef, salad of any vegetables||Grated carrots with sesame oil||Stew of turkey, zucchini, onions, carrots and green peas|
|7||"Lazy oatmeal" with yogurt and berries||Any fruit||100 g ready-made buckwheat porridge, steamed chicken cutlet, cabbage and greens salad||Kefir with fiber||Turkey baked in yogurt with herbs|
From all express diets you need to go out correctly - to expand the diet first with fruits, vegetables and cereals, then with the rest of the products.It is recommended to introduce 1 item every 2-3 days and control the daily calorie intake. This will help to consolidate the result obtained in the process of losing weight and form new eating habits.