- Meat: chicken, turkey, lean beef, game meats, lamb, pork chop or tenderloin, ground meat (at least 85% lean)
- Fish and shellfish: halibut, trout, salmon, tuna, lobster, crab, shrimp, scallops.
- Eggs: whole eggs, egg whites, Egg Beaters.
- Soy products: only tofu.
How much does Optavia cost per month?
To follow the Optavia diet, you must purchase fuelings from the company. That will cost you between $400-$450 each month. This is on top of the cost of groceries that you’d buy for making your “lean and green” meals or meals made with fresh foods. “This program is super expensive,” Adams says.
Does the Optavia diet really work?
The Optavia diet minimizes caloric intake, and a calorie deficit (meaning you use more calories for energy than you consume) can result in weight loss. However, while low calorie diets are effective in terms of short-term weight loss, studies have found that they aren’t as effective for long-term weight loss.
How many calories a day do you eat on Optavia?
Optavia’s minimal-calorie diet has clients consuming about 800 to 1,100 calories a day, depending on the plan and number of homemade meals. According to the USDA’s dietary guidelines for adults, women should consume 1,600 to 2,400 calories per day, and men 2,200 to 3,200 calories.