The HCG is used to aid both men and women to lose weight naturally. The term HCG is short for Human Chorionic Gonadotropin. This hormone is naturally occurring in your body mostly in women’s bodies during pregnancy. Although the hormone is highly produced during women’s pregnancy it is still safe to be used by men. The HCG brings various benefits to men’s body including weight loss.
Why should men take HCG shots regularly?
The HCG shots are important to be able to maintain rapid weight loss during the HCG diet. You need to maintain muscle mass and hormone regulation. You have to maintain your HCG shot at the same time each day. It will help you improve fertility and alter thyroid function. Taking HCG shots daily does not only aids in weight loss. It can also help in producing more sperm.
What are the benefits of HCG for men?
- Leads to weight loss– Maintaining the HCG shot along with the low-calorie intake will lead to weight loss. The HCG is responsible for dealing with stubborn fats in all areas of your body. The HCG shots will help lose to a maximum of 2lbs per day regardless of your gender.
- Maintains muscle mass- As the HCG takes of toxins and body fats from your body it also maintains your muscle. This is unlike other weight loss regimen that makes you lose both muscle and fats. The HCG will only deal with your fats and leave your muscle behind. Thus, maintains the leanness and firmness of your muscle on the entire VLCD period.
- Increase energy– Even if you are eating fewer calories, you can still maintain high energy levels. It’s because the HCG converts the burned body fats as sources of energy enough to fuel your body for the entire day. This only means that you do not need more food calories just to maintain high energy levels.
- Improve testosterone levels- The HCG helps in regulating hormones such as testosterone. It improves libido for men. The HCG also renews your hormones and fights against aging and diseases. High levels of testosterone are also beneficial in improving muscle health during the VLCD.
How much HCG shot should a man take during the VLCD?
The allowed dose of HCG during the VLCD is from 125ius to 150ius. The dosage and duration of maintaining the HCG shot depend on your weight loss goal. You should have this at the same time each day to be able to accomplish a greater weight loss. Along with the daily HCG, the shot is to follow the protocol in doing the VLCD. Make sure that you are constant in having 500 calories per day.
How long do men spend during the VLCD of the HCG diet?
The duration of the VLCVD depends on how much weight you want to lose. The VLCD is done in 3 to 6 weeks for maximum weight loss. However, if you do not have that much weight to lose you can just spend 3 weeks on Phase 2. Talk to your medical provider or weight loss doctor to be able to perform the HCG diet successfully.