Melon, Green Apple and Cucumber Weight Loss Milkshake
We recommend drinking this melon, green apple and cucumber weight loss milkshake for two weeks. Doing so will help you gradually and naturally lose weight.
It’s a simple and medicinal remedy that detoxes the body and speeds up our metabolism, due to the green apple.
In addition, it’s also an energizing and delicious drink to start the day off with.
You will notice the positive results of drinking this drink after a couple of weeks, when complemented with a varied and balanced diet.
Drinking this weight loss milkshake is an excellent way to improve your diet and a great pairing with your breakfast. However, you mustn’t forget to accompany it with fiber and protein.
Below, we’ll explain what this weight loss milkshake can do for you and we’ll show you how to prepare it.
Melon, green apple and cucumber weight loss milkshake
We’ll start by telling you something important as well as logical: we don’t recommend putting any sweetener in this drink. If you choose, for example, a lightly ripened melon, this alone will give the milkshake a fresh sweet taste.
Above all, this weight loss milkshake should be healthy, energetic and cleansing . This is why it’s important that you look for organic fruits. In fact, it’s vital that you use organic products because, you will need to use the fruit skin to make this milkshake, as is the case with the green apple.
Now let’s look at how each one of the ingredients can help us with weight loss.
Melon: refreshing and ideal for maintaining a healthy weight
- Choose any type of melon you want, or one that’s in season. The mere amount of natural sugars found in melon satisfies our sweet tooth, without affecting our health, provided that we we consume it in moderation.
- Melons, as well as watermelons are rich in water, fiber and antioxidants. What’s more, they have a low calorie content. These are two aspects that make us feel full and decrease the need for us to snack between meals.
- Nutritionists recommend that we consume 1 cup of melon (150 g) in the morning or in the late afternoon as a snack. Furthermore, we can combine it with other fruits, cereal or natural yogurt. In short, eating melon is a great way to maintain our weight.
Green apples are filling
In the milkshake you add an unpeeled green apple. The reason why this fruit is so appropriate for regulating our weight is because it’s low in sodium and in calories. However, it’s rich in antioxidants, which speed up our metabolism.
- Green apples don’t even contain 80 calories in each portion.
- Eating an apple in combination with melon juice and cucumber will allow soluble fibers to start their work in the intestinal tract.
- Another interesting fact is that green apples allow us to stabilize blood sugar levels, which is important for diabetic people or those at risk of developing this disease.
Cucumbers are hydrating
Although this is shocking for many, cucumbers belong to the same family as watermelons. Therefore, it’s another great food to hydrate us, cleanse our body of toxins and reduce our cholesterol levels.
- A useful fact about this weight loss milkshake is that it’s going to help us combat water retention and reduce the empty and heavy feeling we get in our stomachs sometimes.
- Furthermore, cucumbers are rich in enzymes and vitamins. They also have the ability to stimulate blood circulation. This is undoubtedly something amazing.
How to make this melon, green apple and cucumber milkshake
- 1 cup of melon, whichever kind you like (150g)
- 1 green apple
- 1 cucumber
- 1 glass of water
The first thing that you should do is wash the apple and the cucumber. You shouldn’t peel the apple, but you should cut it in four parts and take out its seeds.
- With regards to the cucumber, you only have to peel it and cut it in various pieces in order to make it easier to blend. Isn’t that easy?
- Also choose the type of melon that you like most, take out the seeds and chop it into peaces.
- Next, you should add the melon, the apple pieces and the cucumber to the blender. You should obtain a smooth mixture and then add the glass of water to it.
- If you want to increase the cleansing and detoxicating power of this weight loss milkshake then include a dash of lemon juice.
Although, we’ll be able to lose weight by drinking this milkshake, it should also be paired with a balanced diet.
Are you going to try this milkshake today?