Perhaps, it is impossible to think of a more pleasant way to lose weight than a watermelon diet. This large juicy gourd, originally grown in South Africa and brought to Europe during the Crusades, was able to conquer the whole world due to its unique composition - a large number of easily digestible.
It is good to lose weight on watermelons in summer, when there is a large selection of fruits of different varieties on the shelves, and you can achieve amazing results - minus 10 kg in 10 days. Watermelon is one of the few diets that allows you to lose 1 kg per day, and all thanks to the unique properties of watermelon:
- lack of feeling of hunger due to high fiber content;
- good summer mood and tenderness caused by consuming large amounts of fructose, and not
sucrose, which accumulates only during fruit storage;
- the diuretic properties of watermelons allow you to remove
swellingand contribute to the removal of accumulated excess fluids;
- improving health:
vitamin Cincreases the body's defenses, a large amount of iron is an excellent prevention anemia, folic acid normalizes fat metabolism, improves the functioning of the nervous system, in addition, the level cholesterolwhich is especially important for people with hypertensionand other problems of the cardiovascular system.
- A five-day express mono-diet is to eat watermelons of any variety at the rate of 1 kg per 10 kg of human weight + 1. 5 liters of pure natural non-carbonated water, which may seem surprising, because watermelons are quite juicy, but water is simply necessary to restore the normal balance of water and electrolytes, the removal of toxins and toxins released during the decomposition of body fat.
- A ten-day watermelon sparing diet in which the sweet fruit diet is supplemented with rye, bran or whole grain bread.
- pulp of fresh ripe watermelons (1 kg per 10 kg of body weight);
- rye, cereal or bran bread (not more than 200 g);
- water (up to 1. 5 liters per day) and natural green tea without sugar.
Table of allowed products
|Proteins, g||Fat, Mr||Carbohydrates, g||Calories, kcal|
|watermelon||0. 6||0. 1||5. 8||25|
|bran buns||7. 8||1. 8||43. 9||220|
|rye crackers||16. 0||1. 0||70. 0||336|
|rye bread||11. 0||2. 7||58. 0||310|
|whole grain bread||10. 1||2. 3||57. 1||295|
|water||0. 0||0. 0||0. 0||-|
|green tea||0. 0||0. 0||0. 0||-|
Products restricted in whole or in part
It is not surprising that any product other than watermelon and rye bread is prohibited, but those on a watermelon diet should pay special attention to what is impossible:
- coffee and energy drinks that disrupt the normal level of metabolic processes;
- alcohol and soda, white bread, pasta and sugary foods, empty calories that should not be consumed in daily life;
- snacks and snacks - chips, cookies, street food that you can eat without stopping, they contain a lot of preservatives, flavor enhancers and other harmful bioadditives.
Table of prohibited products
|Proteins, g||Fat, Mr||Carbohydrates, g||Calories, kcal|
|chips||5. 5||30. 0||53. 0||520|
|banana chips||2. 3||33. 6||50. 7||519|
|apple crisps||2. 2||0. 1||59. 0||253|
|salted popcorn||7. 3||13. 5||62. 7||407|
|pasta||10. 4||1. 1||69. 7||337|
|Vareniki||7. 6||2. 3||18. 7||155|
|pancakes||6. 3||7. 3||51. 4||294|
|dumplings||11. 9||12. 4||29. 0||275|
|sliced bread||7. 5||2. 9||50. 9||264|
|bagels||16. 0||1. 0||70. 0||336|
|donuts||5. 8||3. 9||41. 9||215|
|wheat bread||8. 1||1. 0||48. 8||242|
|candy candy||0. 0||0. 1||96. 2||362|
|licorice sweets||3. 7||10. 0||69. 0||385|
|chocolate cakes||4. 0||39. 5||54. 2||569|
|buckram||2. 6||20. 8||60. 5||440|
|biscuit||7. 5||11. 8||74. 9||417|
|cake||3. 8||22. 6||47. 0||397|
|gingerbread||5. 8||6. 5||71. 6||364|
|dough||7. 9||1. 4||50. 6||234|
|milk chocolate milk||5. 7||31. 0||57. 6||534|
|chocolate picnic||7. 4||28. 8||56. 6||504|
|chocolate snickers||9. 3||27. 9||54. 6||507|
|ketchup||1. 8||1. 0||22. 2||93|
|mayonnaise||2. 4||67. 0||3. 9||627|
|honey||0. 8||0. 0||81. 5||329|
|sugar||0. 0||0. 0||99. 7||398|
|boiled sausage||13. 7||22. 8||0. 0||260|
|with smoked sausage||28. 2||27. 5||0. 0||360|
|sausage with/smoked||9. 9||63. 2||0. 3||608|
|beef sausage||11. 4||18. 2||1. 5||215|
|amateur sausage||9. 0||29. 5||0. 7||226|
|whisky||0. 0||0. 0||0. 4||235|
|vodka||0. 0||0. 0||0. 1||235|
|BEER||0. 3||0. 0||4. 6||42|
|punch||0. 0||0. 0||30. 0||260|
|champagne||0. 2||0. 0||5. 0||88|
|coffee||0. 2||0. 0||0. 3||2|
|amazing||0. 0||0. 0||7. 5||31|
|pepsi||0. 0||0. 0||8. 7||38|
|fiction||0. 0||0. 0||11. 7||48|
|energy drink||0. 0||0. 0||11. 6||49|
Menu (Meal schedule)
Sample menu for a frugal diet with watermelon
Exiting the diet
So that the efforts made are not in vain, you should limit yourself to your favorite products for a few more weeks, gradually introducing:
- drinks with low-fat sour milk, cottage cheese and cheese;
- after a few days, you can add lean salads and vegetable soups;
- after a week, it is advisable to introduce lean meat (beef, chicken) and fish into the diet.
urolithiasis diseaseand other urinary system problems; allergyfor watermelons; diabetes;
- special categories of people: breastfeeding and women during pregnancy, children and adolescents, the elderly.
Pros and cons
Cabbage diet; Diet with dried apricots; Apple diet; date diet.
In order for the watermelon diet to be useful and joyful, it is important to choose high-quality fruit, because this is the basis of the diet on which your well-being and health depend.
- Don't jump on the first watermelons, because there are usually a lot of early fruits
nitrites, this also applies to very large berries (over 12 kg).
- You can't buy berries with a "lined" barrel, we find that rotten can be cut and is fine, but the bacteria in the sweet juicy pulp of a watermelon spreads very quickly and can be very dangerous.
- Do not take slow fruits, because they contain less useful vitamins and sugars that have had time to decompose as a result of long-term storage.
The price of the diet
It changes every year because inflation affects both imported and domestic products. In addition, the price of watermelons varies depending on the season, location and places of sale, but on average the diet is not very expensive and almost anyone can afford it.