Garcinia Cambogia: A Breakthrough in Natural Weight Loss

Celebrated in the media as a breakthrough in natural weight loss, Garcinia Cambogia is a small, pumpkin shaped, tropical fruit that can be found in Indonesia. Although used locally as a main ingredient in many traditional dishes, it is the fruit’s green skin that yields its renowned weight loss results because of its high concentration of Hydroxycitric Acid (HCA).

Prompted by the endorsement of television celebrity physician, Dr. Oz, many researchers have set out to determine the actual impact that HCA based weight loss supplements have on achieving weight loss results. Other researchers, however, have chosen to go straight to the source. In order to do this, the researchers at have set out to determine the impact that pure Garcinia Cambogia extract on Amazon has on weight loss.

According to the, the Firecracker Magazine’s researchers found that pure Garcinia Cambogia extract (HCA), does in fact lead to weight loss. Basing their research on several clinical reviews, they have found that pure HCA can lead to: (1) “reduced body weight and BMI by 5.4%,” (2) “boosted leptin levels” – a hormone that is responsible for appetite control, and (3) “elevated serotonin levels” that is believed to assist with the “control [of] emotional eating.” They also found that these results could be achieved by both males and females in under just two months! However, consumers are warned against purchasing low-grade, (and usually overpriced), supplements that will more often than not yield much lower results.

In selecting the right garcinia cambogia extract weight loss supplement, PRNewswire advises the average consumer to look for supplements that don’t have excess additives (such as caffeine) and/or any “artificial binders.” Apart from reducing the quality of the weight loss supplement, these unnecessary additives can sometimes lead to unwanted side effects. In selecting the appropriate weight loss supplement, consumers are advised to look for “potency.” Based on numerous clinical reviews, research indicates that the most effective HCA based weight loss supplements are those that contain at least 50-60% HCA.

Other tips for consumers looking to purchase the right HCA supplement include (1) purchasing supplements from a trusted location or website; (2) purchasing supplements that are GMP and/or FDA certified; (3) making sure that the supplement stays within the appropriate price bracket – usually not exceeding $60 Dollars.

While researchers have found that pure Garcinia extract yields significant natural weight loss results, consumers are advised to keep in mind matters of purity and quality. Garcinia extract, when used in its purest possible form, is not only a natural and safe weight loss supplement, but is proven to yield significant weight loss results.