Tag Archives: diet

Are “Negative-Calorie Foods” Real or Myth?

Most weight loss diets ask you to practice some form of portion control, and this is usually the part that dieters find to be the most challenging (or a compete turn-off from the very concept of dieting all together). That’s why a far more appealing weight loss strategy for many people is the idea that you can eat as much… Read More

Easy Appetite Control with Blue

You have a very unique and personal relationship with your food – one that’s affected by your childhood, your culture, your environment, your hormones, your emotional experiences, etc. But there are also certain aspects of your food friendship that are basic to all human beings, hard wired into all of our brains and driving our eating instincts in ways that… Read More

5 Ways to Enjoy Food More & Weigh Less

If your sweet tooth has a tendency to take over your entire jaw when there’s chocolate cake nearby, or your love of salty snacks has never let you eat just one, than you’ve probably been holding your insatiable taste buds accountable for your inability to lose weight. However, it may be time to bite your tongue. According to the Smell… Read More

Kill Cravings in 3 Minutes

Sure, eating clean and cutting out all things sugary, salty and crunchy sounds easy enough in theory. But when a craving hits hard, all theories melt away. You drown in the moment, in the wanting, in the need to have it. Next thing you know, you’ve hit the greasy bottom of the now emptied barbeque corn chips bag that was… Read More

4 Fat-Flushing Salsas

Fresh vegetable salsas are not only an easy way to add flavor and festivity to any meal, but they are also high in raw nutrients, extremely low in fat and cholesterol and – according to the latest research – can help to speed up your metabolism. This is because of capsaicin, a chemical found in the hot peppers that are… Read More

How Chiles will Chisel Away Your Body Fat

Some like it hot. Whether it’s hot food, a hot body or a bit a hot n’ heavy that you’re after, research is revealing that an interesting chemical naturally found in some of the spiciest foods in the world could help you get all three. Capsaicin, the plant compound that hikes up the heat in hot peppers, has recently begun… Read More

8 Sweet Uses for Strawberries

You can’t have let the entire summer pass you by without at least one foray into a U-Pick strawberry patch, or one indulgent grocery shopping spree on these sweet, seasonal sensations (especially when this is the time of year to buy them at reduced cost!). But now…what to do with them? Low on the glycemic index and high in fiber… Read More

Nikki’s Slimquick Success Story Update

In February of this year we shared the story of Nicole “Nikki” Blatkewicz on our blog. After a lifetime of struggling with her weight she decided to lose 40lbs by her 40th birthday as a gift to herself. Nikki had reached out to our customer service team with a question about our SLIMQUICK Pure Extra Strength Pills and mentioned she… Read More

Is Salt at Fault?

While most of us feel completely lost when it comes to our own personal weight loss, there’s a certain weight loss “common sense” that we all seem to automatically know and attempt to follow without question. ‘Cut out all fat!’ ‘Eat more celery!’ “Have grapefruit for breakfast!’ ‘Lower your salt intake!’ Sound familiar? But have you ever stopped to wonder… Read More

The Water-Weight Loss Connection: The Easy Weight Loss Practice that Most People Are Missing Out On

Focusing all of your energy on the nitty gritties of weight loss – from calorie counting, to diet measuring, to fancy exercise gadgetry, to the perfect dry-fit butt-shrinking aerodynamic yoga pant – can easily make you lose sight of the things that could lead to more successful and lasting weight loss results in the long run: getting back to the… Read More