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Oct 8th, 2013, 13:11 PM  
PrincessPikachu
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How long until you see results?

Just curious really! I know in my head how I want to look, but always get demotivated after a week or so when I've not seen any results! Which is daft, cos I know it's not instantaneous I guess it's the downside to being at goal, cos when you're losing weight, it's easier to see a difference! I've got a 21st coming up next month, any chance I'll have seen a change by then?!
 
Oct 8th, 2013, 15:36 PM  
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If you're exercising I think you should see a difference within 4-6 that you can see, others may notice quicker xx
 
Oct 9th, 2013, 09:14 AM  
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That's what I was thinking, 4-6! Wish it was sooner I've started to see a reduction in bloat already, but I think that's cos af's gone rather than anything else!
 
Oct 9th, 2013, 21:15 PM  
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They say you 4-6 weeks and others 8-12 weeks x
 
 
Oct 10th, 2013, 00:48 AM  
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Dammit why can't I see results now?!
 
Oct 10th, 2013, 09:50 AM  
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In what areas? Do you measure? I didn't see much just the tape measure proved it and I could feel my arms toning!
 
 
Oct 10th, 2013, 10:24 AM  
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It's my hips I want it off most ATM, and my thighs! I do measure and take pics, I took a pic the other day in the dress I want to wear for my sister's party in 3 weeks and am hoping I'll see a difference then! I've also got a pic of me in that dress almost 3 stone heavier
 
Oct 11th, 2013, 14:29 PM  
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What a super idea, to take a photo or two in an outfit that you love. I have some pale gray slacks and a lacy white top that I want to wear more often. But the colors are pale, and the outfit shows every bump. So I'll take a photo today and one more in 2 weeks or so. I'll let you know when I do the comparison!
 
Oct 11th, 2013, 15:23 PM  
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It took me almost two months to see a difference. If you see results in four to six weeks then you are really "going hard" as they say. I guess it all depends on how strict your dieting is and how much exercise you are getting. It obviously is going to vary by person.
 
Oct 11th, 2013, 15:54 PM  
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Meadow, I really recommend taking photos and measurements! It's a lot more motivating than waiting for the scales to go down! I've got photos of me in outfits and then the same outfit 3stone lighter - I love looking at them!
 
 
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