Weird weight loss tricks that (kind of) work

On every magazine, television channel and internet site, you are bound to come across at least one article on weight loss and miracle diets, which promise to help you shed all the extra baby fat from around your waistline without even having to exercise.

So, we decided to put together a tiny list of some of the most weird weight loss tricks, that some people claim have worked for them.

  • Lighting candles: Some people claim that lighting candles around the dinner table during meal, especially during dinner can fill your senses with their smells, and consequently reduce your appetite, making you consume less food.

Weird Weight Loss Tricks

  • Keeping it dark: A study conducted recently shown that mice who are usually in the dark or less light, ate less frequently and were less prone to obesity and overeating. The same idea should be applicable to humans to, we assume.
  • Dessert for breakfast: The idea is that if you are tempted by a dessert, might as well eat it as a part of your breakfast. The science behind is that by doing this at the beginning of your day, you are curbing your cravings for the rest of the day.
  • Eating from a smaller plate: The logic behind this tip is that not only do you take smaller servings of food when you use smaller plates and bowls, but your body is also tricked into thinking that it actually is consuming lesser amount of food during the day.