If you don't know the right methods, losing weight can become difficult. Your body likes to stay in it's comfort zone and dislikes change. To effectively lose weight you must gradually force your body to change through the use of dieting and exercise.
Firstly, decrease the amount of food you consume. If you eat less calories than you burn you will lose weight. Your body will compensate for the loss of calories by using your fat as energy. However, this will only work to a certain extent, you cannot drastically decrease your calories and hope to lose lots of weight very quickly. In other words don't starve your body, as it will notice and will try to hold onto weight instead of losing it. Only decrease your calories by 500 a day through dieting, this will stop your body from thinking you are starving.
Next, increase your meal frequency to 6 meals a day. These meals should be about half the size of your usual meals. Eating more frequently will raise your metabolism and stop any excess food from being stored as fat. Frequent meals will keep you satisfied and will stop your from getting cravings for unhealthy foods.
Lift weights to increase your muscle mass. Muscle is metabolically active tissue that burns a lot of calories, the more your have the higher your metabolism. After a weight lifting workout your metabolism will be elevated for up to 48 hours. When your increase your muscle mass your will automatically burn more calories everyday, as long as your maintain that muscle.
Lastly, perform cardio on most days. Aim to to do it in the morning when your energy resources are low and your body must use fat as energy. Keep the workouts short and intense, gradually increase the intensity every week to stop your body from adapting to it.
Use these 4 easy and you will lose weight, become healthier and fitter. These are the basic steps to losing weight and will provide easy weight loss for anyone. However, if you would like to learn more effective weight loss techniques for a limited time you can gain access to my Fast Fat Loss course at www.fat-loss-secret-online.com