Having a balanced diet is key to maintaining weight without damaging your health. For those in the process of losing weight, it's good to know that there are foods that can aid with burning fat besides helping the proper functioning of the body.
Nutritionist Lucilia Diniz shared on Facebook a juice recipe that uses simple ingredients that, together, can debloat your belly and body.
Besides, the juice has an antioxidant effect, which means that the nutrients in it help protect our body from harmful free radical oxidation. This oxidation converges with cellular aging and so many chronic diseases such as cancer, cataracts, diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases.
- 1 cup of camomile tea (cold)
- 2 cups of orange juice
- 1/2 teaspoon of grated ginger
- 2 sliced carrots
- 1 chopped pear
Mix all the ingredients in a blender, sieve it and put it in the fridge. Done!
This ingredient is a thermogenic food that speeds up the metabolism, increasing caloric expenditure and fat burning.
It helps the digestion process, aiding in gastritis treatment and stomach ulcers. Plus, it helps to calm and remove skin impurities, and heal inflammations.
Rich in vitamin C, it increases the immune system's strength, preventing cardiovascular diseases with its antioxidant properties. It also improves the gastrointestinal system as it is packed with fibers.
It is also a great antioxidant source, rich in fiber, which lowers cholesterol. The carrot is rich in vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin K, vitamin B8, pantothenic acid, folic acid, potassium, iron, copper, and manganese. Famous for containing beta-carotene, the carrot also helps to maintain good complexion and mucous membranes.
The food is a high source of antioxidants and contains beta-carotene, flavonoids and vitamin C. Consuming pears helps prevent stomach cancer, strengthens the immune system and prevents heart disease. As it contains lots of fibers, it brings a feeling of satiety, which helps with weight-loss, besides relieving constipation.