If you’re a woman trying to lose weight at the same time as your partner or your male friend, you may notice that they somehow have an unfair advantage and that they’re starting to lose weight faster. Men who don’t even try to follow a strict, healthy diet (but exercise regularly) will also lose weight faster than women that eat only healthy food and exercise even more.
The good news for women is that you aren’t doing something wrong just because you are losing weight at a much slower pace. Actually, there are several reasons why men tend to achieve significant weight loss faster.
Why Is It Difficult For Women Who Want To Lose Weight?
Weight loss can be difficult no matter who you are, however, for women who want to lose weight it can especially challenging. If you’ve ever known a couple who diets together, or been part of such a couple, you know exactly how different it is. Why is it that men don’t seem to have to work nearly as hard or struggle as much to drop those annoying extra pounds?
So how can women lose weight more easily with all the specific female challenges that mother nature and society has provided? The first step is to identify the challenges that women face when trying to drop the pounds.
How To Be One Of Those Women Who Lose Weight Permanently
Do you get frustrated when you see on TV or in magazines these women who lose weight and keep it off? Most women can go on a diet for short amount of time and see positive changes. But most of them yo-yo the pounds right back on.
The secret for the women who lose weight and keep it off is that they embrace a lifestyle change. Healthy eating and exercise can’t be something you do for a month or a year. It has to be something you adopt long-term.
Because it’s forever, you don’t want to live in misery. You need to learn more about moderation. Let go of your guilty conscience if you eat your favourite foods and don’t see yourself a “failure” because you haven’t lost any weight over the past week. Here are the 6 factors that the women who lose weight and keep it off live by.