Name: Garcinia cambogia
Leaves: dark green
Color: purple, yellowish orange
Shape: small pumpkin peach size
Specialty: weight loss
People mostly prefer natural treatments to medication. As fast food trends increases obesity problems have become common in every part of the world. Diet control, exercise and walks help but sometimes these precautions refuse to dissolve the body fats. Many herbalists suggest garcinia extract as an effective treatment for weight loss. It is a small size fruit, found in the tropical areas Australia, Africa and Asia. Its common name is Citrin. In a few parts of India this fruit is found in sweet flavor but in other parts of the world it taste is sour. The main extract of garcinia is hydroxycitric acid, it helps in digestion of food. The rind of this fruit has made it renowned for reducing fats. This natural tiny fruit magic is very popular in Asian countries. Many herbal product manufacturers have introduced tablets made of its extract. Historically it is used in India for the treatment of various diseases. It is rich in vitamin C, increases appetite and decrease acidity. Another specialty of this fruit is used in cooking for its unique flavor.