Weight loss: 5 monsoon diet tips to shed kilos

01/6Stay healthy this monsoon

If you are trying to lose weight, it can be quite challenging to stay on track in monsoon. Craving for food reaches an all-time high and our immunity takes a huge dip. People indulge in binge eating more than often, which has a great impact on their waistline. But by making some simple tweaks, you can easily stay on track.

Here are some monsoon diet tips that may help you

02/6Snack right

Snack right

The urge to have lip-smacking snacks like pakoda and samosa in this rainy season is quite obvious. It is difficult to control one’s craving when everyone around you is having them. But having these greasy food items can take a serious toll on your weight. We are not asking you to shun these food items completely, but it is important to practice portion control. It is even better to opt for healthy snacking options like roasted corn, peanut chaat, and sprout chaat. These snacks are low-calorie and are good for maintaining healthy body weight.

03/6Eat seasonal fruits

Eat seasonal fruits

Include seasonal fruits like jamuns, plums, peaches, cherry, pears in your diet to maintain healthy body weight. These fruits are loaded with antioxidants that boost your immunity and keep infections at bay. These fruits are also packed with fiber which helps in easy bowel movement, which could help in weight loss.

04/6Have soups

Have soups

Monsoon is ideal to have soups. Add any veggies of your choice to make it tasty. Soups are full of nutrients and help boost immunity. Sipping soup also good to balances the water content in the body and prevents you from binge eating.

05/6Sip ginger tea

Sip ginger tea

There is nothing better than sipping a hot masala tea and watching the raindrops fall. But do know that having ginger tea can help you lose some weight. Ginger is excellent to boost immunity and throat. You can also add black pepper, clove, and cinnamon in your tea for additional benefits. If you use less sugar and milk, this herbal tea could also help you lose some kilos.

06/6Keep yourself hydrated

Keep yourself hydrated

Just because the monsoon is here and the weather is not as hot as it was in summers, does not mean that you will decrease your water intake. Drinking plenty of water is the key to lose weight. Water helps to eliminate toxins from the body, keeps you fuller and also helps in the process of digestion. So, keep sipping water throughout the day. You can also try infused water, juices and herbal teas.

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