Slimming & Fat Burner Pills for Weight Loss
Britain is the most overweight country in Western Europe, according to a recent BBC report. A whopping 63% of UK adults are overweight! Now this figure is not entirely accurate because it is based on BMI results, which doesn’t take into consideration body composition, however the rates of obese people in this country are still high and the fat burner supplement market is rapidly increasing.
Weight-loss pills work in many ways. They prevent your body from absorbing fats, they reduce your appetite making you feel fuller for longer, they increase your metabolic rate, and they increase fat burn. This fat-melting cocktail reduces your total calorie intake in order to help you lose weight.
People taking these supplements need to avoid foods high in fat and stick to a low-calorie diet, however users need to avoid abusing these pills. Many people get the misconception that they can eat high-fat foods whilst taking these pills, believing that the pills will burn off the excess fat. They don’t work like that! They need to be used in conjunction with a calorie-controlled diet.
The market has increasingly grown and it can be difficult choosing the right product for you so here is a list of the best supplements, based on user reviews and popularity.
1) Grenade Thermo Detonator
This multi award-winning supplement was designed by nutritional experts in order to ‘Declare War on Fat’. When this product is used synergistically with a balanced diet and exercise plan, not only will it help burn off fat but it will also increase energy levels and improve lean muscle mass. These fat melting capsules contain a mixture of green tea, bitter orange powder, Cayenne chilli powder, phenylalanine (an essential amino acid), green coffee and high-caffeine content. Due to its energy boosting properties, it can also be used as a pre-workout by taking 2 capsules around 10 minutes before training.
Rating: 4.5 stars (47 reviews)
Price: £2.49 – £44.99 (grenade.com)
2) Thermo Pro (The Protein Works)
This explosive pre-workout / fat burner supplement is designed to increase workout performance by reducing tiredness and fatigue, supporting energy production, and boosting mental performance.
It is rich in B-vitamins, which help your body convert food into glucose for energy. They are also rich in amino acids, caffeine, green tea extract, cayenne powder and black pepper extract.
Be warned! The recommended dose is 1-3 capsules. 3 capsules contain 450mg of caffeine, which is equivalent to a whopping 5 and a half 250ml cans of Red Bull! It is strongly recommended that you read the label carefully before using this supplement. If you are unsure seek advice from a medical professional first.
Rating: 4.8 stars (164 reviews)
Price: £9.99 – £43.99 (theproteinworks.com)
Fat burner supplements need to be used in conjunction with a calorie-controlled diet in order to achieve maximum results
3) USN CLA Thermo
CLA (Conjugated Linoleic Acid) is an omega-6 essential fatty acid that helps maintain weight loss, fat burn and lean muscle mass. You can naturally get CLA in dairy and beef products, so if your diet is rich in dairy and beef then USN CLA Thermo might not be the best product for you.
USN CLA Thermo consists of (per capsule) CLA (480mg), green tea extract, cocoa, rhodiola rosea, yerba mate, yerba mate extract and caffeine (41mg). It is designed to enhance weight-loss, reduce fatigue, increase concentration and is a premium thermogenic, which means it produces heat through metabolic stimulation, assisting in fat burn.
Rating: 4.0 stars (8 reviews)
Price: £6.95 – £14.99 (dolphinfitness.co.uk)
4) Medi-Evil Excalibur Metabolic Magic
Like most of the products on this list, this effective fat burner is high in caffeine and green-tea extract, both of which will increase your metabolic rate and aid in weight loss. Due to its high caffeine content (250mg per serving), this supplement can be used as a pre-workout to provide an extra boost of energy when needed.
Excalibur pills are made with high potency pharmaceutical grade nutrients and contain no preservatives, fillers or packing agents. They are also suitable for vegans and vegetarians.
Rating: 3.7 stars (6 reviews)
Price: £12.95 – £15.99 (dolphinfitness.co.uk)
Please read the label carefully to ensure the product is safe for you. If you have any health or medical conditions, such as high blood pressure, you may need to seek advice from a doctor before taking these supplements. Do not take more than the recommended dose.