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3 Effective Herbal Tea Recipes that You Need to Drink for Quick Weight-Loss!

Weight-loss struggles are real! It might sound a bit cliched but it is true that reducing weight is harder than gaining those extra kilos. A casual indulgent bite or simply slouching on that sofa can result in an automatic weight gain. Apart from this, there are many other factors like pregnancy that contribute to weight gain commonly. In this article, we will be detailing about 3 super effective herbal tea recipes that you need to drink as a part of a post-pregnancy weight loss diet. In India, most kitchens would have these spices and masala powders easily available. For others, the ingredients are a no big deal to get it from the market.

3 herbal tea for post pregnancy weight loss diet india
3 Herbal Tea for post pregnancy weight loss diet India

No matter how much you ridicule this gaining process but once the excess weight shows up on your weighing scale it needs to be managed. No, we aren’t up to any sort of body shaming but it’s just that a well-balanced weight ensures good health. For that matter, the real metric to watch out for is the BMI index and not just the weight individually. BMI of a person indicates the right weight vis-a-vis your height. Being overweight especially after the delivery can give rise to a gamut of both physical and mental health issues. So following a post-pregnancy weight loss diet becomes significant here.

Herbal Tea for post pregnancy weight loss diet India
Herbal Tea Recipes for post pregnancy weight loss diet India

Herbal Tea #1:

4 Spices Herbal Tea Blend

For preparing this tea, you need Coriander (Dhaniya) Seeds, Cumin (Jeera) Seeds, Big Fennel Seeds (Moti Saunf) all in 1/4th tsp quantity. Along with this add 1/2 inch Cinamon stick and 1 cup water.

Brew the water after putting all the 4 spices in it and let it boil for good 2-3 minutes. A slight change in colour will indicate the tea is ready for consumption. Sieve the tea and have it when it is lukewarm. One can have this tea in the morning or after main meals for better digestion of the food.

Herbal Tea #2:

Turmeric Tea

This is the latest trending tea recipe that has garnered limelight because of its effectiveness in weight loss and the simple recipe for making it. This tea acts towards increasing your metabolism and thereby resulting in weight loss.

For making Turmeric Tea, in a cup of water add 1/2 Tsp. Turmeric powder, a pinch of black pepper powder, 1/2 Tsp. grated fresh ginger or ginger powder. This tea can be consumed after every main meal in the day but for nursing mothers, this tea should be consumed once a day. Alternatively, Cayenne pepper (red chilli powder) can be used instead of Black pepper powder. Brew this tea for 3-5 minutes and then consume it when it is lukewarm. This tea is also effective for those people who have Thyroid ailment. The tea should be consumed after half an hour of eating the main meal.

Herbal Tea #3:

Lemon & Jeera Tea

Lemon is one of the most impportant ingredient that works towards cutting fat. This is also why for weightloss lemon is commonly suggested to be incorporated in all food consumed, infused water and teas. Jeera or Cumin seeds too works towards reducing belly fat, acidity, and good digestion.

For making the Lemon & Jeera Tea, take one cup water and to it add 1/2 tsp Jeera or Cumin seeds let it boil for about 2-3 minutes. Once the colour is little changed then pour it in a cup without seiving (recommended but optional). Now add 1/2 tsp lemon juice and a little honey. Mix and drink the tea at night just before going to bed. This tea not only ensures a slimmer you but also is a great solution to sleepless nights.

You might also like to read: 9 Effective Yoga Exercises for Weight-loss around Hips & Thighs!

Do try these three herbal tea concoctions and let me know how much were you able to shed those kilos off in a week’s time! Of course, exercising say for 30 minutes or a mindful brisk walk would yield far better results. So what are you waiting for do replace your normal milk tea with these herbal teas and see the magic!

3 Tea recipes for post pregnancy weight loss diet India
3 Herbal Tea for post pregnancy weight loss diet in India

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(50) Comments

  1. Dr. Surbhi Prapanna says:

    I m drinking spiced herbal tea since last few months and yes it works great for me. Will also try other options suggested by you. Lemon and jeera was really to me. Will try it for sure.

  2. To know anything about weight loss is always welcomed. Thanks for sharing this. I have tried lemon with zeera but will try haldi one now. Very informative post.

    1. Yes do try this surely will help.

  3. Such easy and good herbal blends can be consumed even if we aren’t aiming for weightloss. Turmeric tea tastes good! Would love to try the cinnamon one.

  4. Really nice. I have never tried turmeric tea. And I m currently on a weight loss journey so thanks for these awesome herbal teas.

    1. Hope these help.

  5. Loved the Lemon and Cumin tea recipe. I am surely going to try it. It could be a solution to my long waking hours at night.

    1. Try that it surely works

    2. These are some of the great natural remedies to shed the stubborn extra kilos. I would try the lemon and cumin tea for sure.

      1. Yes try for sure please it tastes a lot like jaljeera.

  6. Tea that increases immunity and leads towards weight loss is what we all look for. Thanks for penning this detailed post where we all are looking for home made recipes for building strong immunity.

    1. My pleasure..

  7. Preeti Chauhan says:

    After pregnancy , when you gain weight, you hardly have time to exercise and can’t diet as you are breast feeding , and don’t want to take medicines for the same reason, home remedies like these are safe and good for lactation too !

    1. Oh yes that’s so true.

  8. Good article on weight loss recepie

    1. Thanks

  9. I think it’s really great you shared these tea recipes and I will start this soon for weight loss.

  10. Lemon jeera tea sounds very unique and interesting. I have tried turmeric tea . Will try out the rest two also .

    1. Try it trust me it tastes like Jaljeera kind of tea..

  11. Interesting post . This are helpful teas and something to surely bookmark and refer to and make

    1. Yes even I have started them quite recently.

  12. Cindy says:

    I never have any teas but my hubby drinks each of these through the week. every morning this will be his first drink before anything else.

    1. You too can try them coz they are different from conventional tea.

  13. Thanks for sharing this with me, I love having different teas would surely like to try your recipe soon

  14. Me and my family takes turmeric tea every day for better health and immune system of our body. I would try 4 spices one today.

    1. I think you would love it too and surely benefit out from it.

  15. Thank you so much, I have been trying to lose weight for so long. Will definitely try the turmeric and the four spice one! just one question will the lemon tea cause acidity? (as I am prone to that)

    1. Generally it is said that lemon water is good for acidity as it acts to alkaline the stomach fluid. So I don’t think it would be a problem but please consult a doctor before going forward with it. I am allergic to lemon so I put very little in my tea.

  16. Neha Sharma says:

    I have been taking green tea. And now I have noted down all three recipes, will be trying these 3 herbal teas. Thanks for sharing, Judy.

    1. Yes they are actually very effective and yummy too.

  17. Thanks for the recipe. I making jeera and lemon tea today.

  18. I love herbal teas and nowadays have become a regular at my place. Will try the other ones you’ve recommended.

    1. Yes please try and tell me if those worked too.

  19. I’m struggling to develop a taste for herbal tea. Your recipes look much better than what I already know. Definitely going to try!

  20. I am not an exercise person and have gained a lot past few months. Will surely try the cumin, saunf, cinnamon herbal tea for weight loss

  21. Thanks for sharing this super drinks with me. For now, I am pregnant with my baby no. 2, so this post will be definitely helpful to reduce my postpartum weight. My only query is can we have these concoctions immediately after delivery or should I wait for a couple of months?

  22. Wow, thanks for this post Judy. This will definitely help me after delivery. My only question is can I consume them immediately after delivery or should I wait for couple of months?

    1. See as these all are herbal teas so can be taken until and unless it is mentioned in the article. However, to be on safer side I would suggest you to consult your doctor before starting.

  23. nupur says:

    Eeps, these do not sound appetising at all! But, jokes apart am sure they will be beneficial to enhance overall health and assist in a planned weight loss program based on calorie deficit.

    1. In fact they are too yummy as well. Try it once.

  24. Kavita says:

    I have never tried any of the tea mentioned above and I am so intrigued now. Tomorrow morning I definitely trying this jeera lemon tea and saving the post as well 🙂

    1. Hope you tried the tea and liked it.

  25. Monidipa says:

    Not a mother yet but I believe it is really pretty much significant for moms. I’ll need it someday too!

    1. well to be honest all can have these teas.. try it.. they are having multiple benefits.

  26. Wow I have never had spicy herbal tea or the turmeric tea. Would like to try them as they do seem interesting. I generally do not like tea with milk so have never explored anything much. But I will try these.

    1. Trust me they are so good and effective.

  27. I have never tried the turmeric tea for weight loss but looks like I should. Thanks for the recommendation. Lemon and jeera tea is a unique combination I would say 😊

  28. These recipes are new for me except the lemon. These tea do work but they should be accompanied with exercises.

    1. yes for sure

  29. Thank you for sharing. 🙂

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