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What Are Weight Loss Supplements and Do They Work?

“I need to tone up.”

“Why can’t I burn this stubborn fat?!”

“I want to look leaner.”

Chances are, one of these thoughts have crossed your mind at some point on your fitness journey. The internet is awash with fitness bloggers offering expert advice on how to shred fat, burn calories and with programs promising to transform your body after a mere week or two so, you’d think losing body fat would be a doddle – right?

The fact of the matter is, there are a lot of factors to consider when it comes to shredding body fat. Of course, diet and exercise are key – it’s not rocket science! But weight loss supplements can contribute to a leaner physique and decreased body fat.

Now, *disclaimer alert*, we’re not saying that popping a tablet or two will melt away unwanted fat. Weight loss supplements can assist in fat loss when used alongside a healthy diet and an active lifestyle. But remember to use any supplements as per the directions on the packaging for best results. Want to know more? Well, here’s the lowdown on our weight management product range, including the legendary Thermo Detonator®.

What are weight loss supplements?

There are a variety of different weight loss supplements on the market. Our Thermo Detonator® and Black Ops® capsules are both made from high-quality, fat burning ingredients, including green tea extract and cayenne. They also include caffeine, which provides you with the energy needed to power through your workout and achieve your desired results. Thermo Detonator® and Black Ops® can support weight loss and a leaner physique, however, it’s important to remember that these results are dependent on using the supplements alongside a healthy, balanced diet and a regular training regime.

How Do Weight Management Supplements Work?

All weight loss supplements work differently and it’s important to refer to the packaging for each supplement to ensure you are using them correctly. Thermo Detonator® and Black Ops® feature ingredients that help promote fat loss, such as green tea extract and cayenne. They also include high levels of caffeine, helping to power your workouts and ensure you get the most out of your session. This boost of energy will enable you to work hard, meaning better results.

Are they effective?

The efficacy of weight loss supplements varies per person. When taking Thermo Detonator® and Black Ops®, it is important to remember that best results are achieved when used alongside a healthy, balanced diet and a regular workout regime. Weight loss supplements should not be used as a quick fix; as the word supplement suggests, you can supplement your existing healthy regime with these products to enhance your results.

When should you take them?

It’s essential that you follow the instructions of use for each supplement, as every weight loss product will vary. However, when taking Thermo Detonator®, it’s recommended that you take 2 capsules upon waking and a further 2 capsules at lunch time. If you’re new to Thermo Detonator®, take just 2 capsules per day for the first week to assess tolerance. Black Ops® should be consumed the same way as Thermo Detonator®, however, due to it’s shorter duration of action, you can take your second serving of Black Ops® later on in the day if you prefer and, despite the fact it contains caffeine, this won’t interfere with your sleep. Black Ops® provides a short burst of energy, while Thermo Detonator® provides sustained energy throughout the day. This makes Black Ops® an ideal option for later workouts or sessions where an intense burst of energy is needed, such as HIIT.

How often should you take them?

All weight loss supplements differ, so always refer to the packaging to see when and how often you should consume. When taking Thermo Detonator® and Black Ops®, it’s recommended that you consume up to 4 capsules per day for best results; take two capsules upon waking and a further two at lunch time or, with Black Ops®, you can save your second serving for later on in the evening ahead of a post-work gym session. Due to it’s shorter duration of action, consuming later on in the day won’t interfere with your sleep.

Are there any side effects?

It is recommended that you assess tolerance of Thermo Detonator® and Black Ops® by taking just 1 capsule per serving for the first week. Always read the ingredients label before consuming any supplements to ensure they do not contain any ingredients that you are allergic to.

What should you consider before buying them?

Before purchasing weight loss supplements, it is vital to understand that they are not a magic fix. In order to get the best results for your supplements, you need to take them alongside a healthy, balanced diet and regular exercise. It’s also important to read all of the supplement ingredients and information before you buy to ensure you’re comfortable with the ingredients they contain and to make sure you’re aware of how and when to consume them.

Thermo Detonator®

Declare war on fat with our multi award-winning weight management system Thermo Detonator®. Looking for something that will give you an extra boost so you can burn fat in the gym? Well, Thermo Detonator® does just that – it’s not named after an explosive for nothing, you know!

This beasty supplement combine the highest quality, maximum potency ingredients, enhancing energy and focus during your session. Natural metabolism-boosting ingredients, such as green tea extract and cayenne, also help contribute towards a leaner physique. They can also act as an appetite suppressant, decreasing those pesky junk food cravings.

For an explosive workout, pop two of these badboys before your training session. Whether you’re boarding the cardio train or getting ready to lift that PB, Thermo Detonator® will give you the push you need to smash your workout.

Thermo Detonator® Stim Free

Cutting down on the caffeine? Give our Stim Free Thermo Detonator®’s a go! This caffeine-free weight loss supplement features break-through Dual Release Technology® (DRT), utilising an outer and inner capsule designed to deliver patented active ingredients into the body for maximum results. Great for those sensitive to or trying to avoid caffeine, Stim Free offers maximum fat burning results without stimulants.

The liquid outer capsule contains premium grade conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) and is utilised for immediate release. The encapsulated inner capsule features a quality thermogenic formula but, of course, without the unwanted stimulants you find in other fat metabolism supplements.

Also great for those who work out in the evenings, Stim Free can be taken later than original Thermo Detonator® as it includes absolutely no stimulants and won't keep you up at night.

Black Ops®

Complete with a unique stimulatory effect designed to enhance mental and physical performance, Black Ops® weight management supplement promises to promote a powerful workout whilst also helping to shred unwanted body fat.

This premium weight management system has a shorter duration of action compared to our Thermo Detonator®, making it ideal for late afternoon and evening training sessions. It's also perfect for HIIT sessions where a quick burst of energy is needed. Similar to Thermo Detonator® weight loss supplement, Black Ops® includes well-known metabolism-boosting ingredients such as green tea and cayenne. It's predominantly aimed at male users but is safe for women to use too.

Developed in conjunction with elite US Special Ops Forces, this high-quality product delivers targeted, moderate-duration bursts of energy and thermogenesis but doesn’t cause those jittery side effects that commonly occur after taking energy-increasing supplements – win!

Can’t decide between the legendary Thermo Detonator® and Black Ops®? Well, the good news is you can take them both together! We recommend taking Thermo Detonator® during the day and Black Ops® before your evening workout. Make sure there’s a three-hour gap between the two and don’t exceed the serving suggestion.

Now we’ve shed light on our weight loss & weight management range, which will you choose? Head over to our website to shop our full sports range. Need more info on our supplement offering? Find out which workout supplement you should take over on our blog.