Traditionally used by the Bushmen of the Khalahari to help them stave off hunger, this plant contains a special protein called P-57 that acts on the hypothalamus, the nerve center of appetite control, to signal you are full. Lowering your food intake is the first step towards burning off those extra pounds.
This ayurvedic herb has been used for thousands of years to treat diabetes and other metabolic conditions. It has many different actions in the body but primarily works by decreasing carbohydrate absorption. Carbs spike your insulin levels and get stored as fat in your body.
Block the carbs, block the fat.
Momordica charantia is used around the world, from Japan to South America, for a wide variety of health conditions. It lowers blood sugar and cholesterol, improves glucose regulation, and, more importantly, stimulates the metabolism of stored fat.