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Simply 8

Simply 8 reviewIf you’re looking for a way to stimulate your body’s natural ability to burn fat faster, this is what the dietary supplement Simply 8 promises to help you do. The “healthy and natural” weight loss formula, developed by Biosearch Life, has been designed for both men and women, and has been created with clinically tested ingredients. Simply 8 works to curb hunger, and energize you while you burn fat and get rid of extra belly pounds.

The ingredients in the Simply 8 formula (when this review was written) included: Yerba Mate, Bladderwrack, Dandelion and Guarana. The recommended dosage is to take 1 capsule daily, 30 minutes either before breakfast or lunch. Continue reading

3 Reasons Why Lack of Sleep May be Contributing to Weight Gain

3 Reasons Why Lack of Sleep May be Contributing to Weight GainAre you having trouble losing weight even though you’ve been watching your calories and have been exercising regularly? If so, the problem might not be the methods you’re employing to help you drop excess pounds. The problem might be lack of sleep.

Believe it or not, but insufficient sleep can have a negative effect on your weight. When you’re short on sleep, your metabolism becomes sluggish, you may be too tired to exercise and you’re far more likely to crave high-fat foods that will throw a wrench in your healthy dieting goals. Continue reading

5 Breakfasts to Avoid If You Want to Lose Weight

Breakfasts to Avoid for weight lossThere is a lot of food out there parading around as being healthy and good for dieters when the truth is that it does more harm than good. The false information currently circulating about foods can make it very difficult for regular people to know what they should be eating at any given time of the day.

In fact, the odds are that most people make at least one part of their breakfasts out of foods pretending to be better for diets and health than they actually are. You may be doing the same thing every morning, thinking that you’re doing yourself a favor, when you could be eating the breakfast to avoid. Continue reading

CLA Supreme

CLA Supreme reviewCLA Supreme 2000 is a dietary supplement designed to support healthy weight and optimal metabolism. It is produced by Potent Garden and claims to be the best in CLA weight loss supplements.

Each softgel contains only one active ingredient: Safflower Oil (containing 80% of CLA). There is 2,000mg per serving and each serving size is made up of 2 softgels. Users are instructed to use this product as a dietary supplement and to take 2 softgels once per day with an 8 ounce glass of water or as directed by their doctor. Continue reading

alli

alli reviewsalli promises that for every 2 pounds you lose through diet and exercise, it can help you lose 1 pound more. It is a fat blocker that has been designed to prevent a quarter (25%) of the fat you eat from being absorbed into your body. What makes alli particularly unique is it is an FDA approved non-prescription weight loss aid.

The formula contains the drug orlistat, with each capsule containing 60mg. This is a far smaller dose than the prescription version of orlistat (commonly known by its brand name Xenical), which contains 120mg per dose. This is double the dose of alli. Continue reading

Contrave

Contrave reviewContrave is a brand name weight loss medication that is typically prescribed to overweight individuals who are either obese or who suffer from weight-related health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure or high cholesterol. That being said, this diet drug is used for aiding in weight management and is not a treatment for actual medical problems related to excessive weight or obesity.

There are two active ingredients in Contrave: bupropion and naltrexone. Bupropion is an antidepressant that can help restore the balance of neurotransmitters in the brain and may also help with appetite suppression. Naltrexone is an opiate antatgonist that may also help to control hunger and food cravings and is primarily prescribed to block the effects of alcohol or narcotics in individuals who suffer from problems with addiction. Essentially, when combined, these two drugs work on two distinct parts of the brain and help to lower appetite and reduce how much a person eats. Continue reading

Vfinity V3 Max

Vfinity V3 Max reviewVfinity V3 Max is a dietary supplement that promises maximum mood, energy and appetite control, providing an effective weight management solution. Manufactured by Vfinity, the official product page for V3 Max says that the “top triple action support” that the product provides, lets users “take skinny to the power of three.”

When this review was written, the official product page for V3 Max did contain an image displaying the supplement facts. However, even when enlarged the image was not clear enough to easily read the ingredients list, making it difficult to not only figure out what the product contained but hard to read the quantities of each ingredient as well. Continue reading

Activ8 X

Activ8 X reviewActiv8 X is a weight loss supplement that supposedly helps to provide hunger control, metabolism boosting, carbohydrate blocking and fat burning. What makes this particular formula unique is that it comes in the form of a liquid. Activ8 X is diet drops. As such, anyone who finds it difficult to swallow pills won’t have trouble working this product into their weight loss program.

The ingredients in the Activ8 X formula include Green tea leaf extract (EGCG), capsicum, beta alanine, grapefruit powder, pyruvate, grape seed extract and panax ginseng. Each of these ingredients has been studied to determine their effects on health and weight loss. Continue reading

BeautySlender

BeautySlender review“Get the knockout body you’ve always wanted with the help of BeautySlender,” states the official BeautyFit website.

BeautyFit is the creator behind BeautySlender, a weight loss supplement designed specifically for women that supposedly maximizes weight loss and lean muscle by attacking stubborn fat areas on the female body, such as the thighs, hips, butt and stomach. It is also supposed to lower sugar cravings, assist in the regulation of hormonal metabolic function, enhance skin appearance and condition, and promote heart health. Continue reading

Adipex-P

Adipex-P reviewAdipex-P, commonly called Adipex, is a stimulant that is similar to an amphetamine. It contains phentermine hydrochloride, an anorectic drug that suppresses the appetite and works by affecting the central nervous system. Adipex-P is a medication that is typically prescribed by doctors to treat obesity in patients who have failed to lose weight through diet and exercise alone, especially those who have other risk factors including high blood pressure, high cholesterol or diabetes.

Adipex-P is the leading brand name of the generic drug phentermine. It is manufactured by Gate Pharmaceuticals, a division of Teva Pharmaceuticals USA. It is available in both tablet and capsule forms and a single dosage contains 37.5 mg of phentermine hydrochloride. Continue reading