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Most of us have come to accept that natural weight loss is a matter of maintaining a healthy diet and consistent exercise. The problem is that while proper exercise can be as simple as walking, keeping a healthy diet can be a little more complex. With all the misinformation out there, figuring out how to lose weight naturally can seem overwhelming and confusing.

We’re here to simplify what a healthy diet actually entails and what changes you can make right now to help you lose weight in a natural, effective way.

How to Lose Weight Naturally

Unfortunately, there’s no magic pill to lose weight. Instead, weight loss is a matter of making positive, incremental changes in your diet that reduce the number of harmful ingredients you’re consuming and provide your body with the necessary nutrients it needs to function at its best.

Here are 10 changes you can make to your diet to lose weight naturally:

1. Avoid processed foods

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There are tons of packaged foods out there that are filled with food additives and harmful ingredients like trans fat and added sugars. These foods are also typically high in calories and have an addictive quality to them that makes them hard to stop eating. Do your best to avoid these foods and instead opt for simple, whole foods with ingredients you can understand.

Born and raised in Southern California, Beeta has embraced a healthy lifestyle focused on farm-to-table cooking, natural products, and wellness routines. When she's not writing up recipes or discussing the latest natural living trends, Beeta enjoys spending time trying new restaurants, traveling with family and friends, and relaxing at home with her furry companion.