The definition of weight loss motivations have been found to vary hugely from person to person. People react differently when being faced with the problem of being over weight. Either they choose to go into depression and develop an eating disorder of show other signs of withdrawing from society, into their own shell - a little personal place around which they would have built their fortress of solitude. Some others become indifferent and go into the thought process that says, "Big deal! I'm over weight - so what?" While this may be healthier than going into depression, they are most likely to develop a long list of diseases that are linked to being over weight like heart disease, bone disorders and so on. The last and most ideal bunch of people would take the criticism positively and do everything in their capacity to shed some of the unhealthy weight. This, needless to say, is the group that each over weight person must aspire to form part of.
Weight loss motivations are aplenty in today's world. The easiest and simplest of them all would be to take a look at any of the leading showbiz magazines or if this is not a possibility, get hold of a newspaper which is bound to have a 'glamour and glitz' section. One glance at all the hour glass or 'V' shaped celebrities, as the case may be, whose photographs are usually strewn across are enough to make the not so shapely one to feel the longing to be able to fit into one of those costumes, in most cases.
The right kind of inputs and 'positive strokes' by those who matter to the over weight one are also usually all that is required to bring in a few weight loss motivations which would in turn trigger off some effort to get rid of the extra pounds. The resolve to abide by the measures to lose weight must however be maintained by none other than the one who is desperately trying to lose weight. Weight loss motivations as such however, must come from within and it is important not to be fickle minded and fall for the slightest of temptations.
Small treats occasionally for having been so good with avoiding your favorite (to be read as 'fattening') food stuffs is another great way of keeping weight loss motivation levels up at all times. It is best to stick to a reasonably strict diet routine regularly, and let go occasionally so as to not go into depression for having to keep off all your most sought after treats; all that needs to be worried about is that this does not become a regular feature.
Plenty of resources are available on the internet; this includes innovative weight loss motivational games which can bring on a fun way of keeping a tab on the amount of food and calories thereof, being consumed by the dieter. A small amount of fresh thinking on the part of the one on the weight loss spree can go a long way in helping the cause.