Diet

We all want to look good and maintain a proper shape. Who would like to wear a sexy dress and put up a flabby appearance? I guess no one! With the amount of stress that we all undertake everyday, we need to stay healthy as well. For that reason, being on a good diet is essential. So how would you define diet? Diet is the sum total of the food that is taken in by a person. You have to make decisions about what to eat and what not to eat – that happens according to your lifestyle and culture. The individual diet choices also can be a healthy combination. But remember that your diet should include –

  • Vitamins
  • Minerals
  • Carbohydrates
  • Proteins
  • Fats

All these in the proper quantum, according to your living habits can make you boast of an hour glass figure and flaunt the sexiest look.

The elements of a good diet are –

  • Eating right
  • Staying fit
  • Losing excess weight

If you think you are on a diet and still gaining weight – it is better to consult an expert and get advised.

Tips for a good diet

  1. Drink lots of water. You can also drink calorie-free beverages. Drink something citrus or take a splash of juice. They have no calories.
  2. Always try to add food elements to your diet, don’t always take away food from your diet chart. Make sure you get at least 5-9 servings of fruits and vegetables every day. Try to eat seasonal fruits and vegetables.
  3. Are you really hungry? Consider the fact. If you are really hungry, make sure you satisfy your hunger. But do not get stuffed.
  4. Your snacks at night should be selective. Cookies or chips should be taken in considerable selective amount.
  5. Do eat the foods you enjoy eating. Do not restrain from it. But remember to do it in moderation.
  6. Rather than eating in huge quantum at one go, take several mini-meals during the day.
  7. Try to infuse the protein content in your diet regularly.
  8. Eat healthy convenience foods like –
    • 94% fat-free microwave popcorn
    • Frozen vegetables
    • Bags of pre-washed greens
    • Canned diced tomatoes
    • Canned beans
    • Pre-cooked grilled chicken breasts
    • A few containers of pre-cooked brown rice
  9. Remain active always physically. Do not exercise just for the sake of doing it. Do it in a decent pattern.