If you, like many other individuals, are looking for some classic homemade recipes for weight loss detox drinks, then you have come to the right place. In this article, we have put forward an amazing list of homemade detox drinks to help you lose weight and to make you feel healthier and fresher. The below mentioned homemade detox drinks are easy to make and mostly satiate your taste buds.

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1.    Watermelon, lemon, mint leaves, and water

What will you need?

  • 2 litres of water
  • 1 part of watermelon
  • 1 lemon
  • Handful of fresh mint leaves
  • A few ice cubes

Directions to prepare:

First and foremost, slice up the watermelon into a few cubes, and put them in a Mason jar or jug. Take one lemon and cut it into wedges and add them with the watermelon slices. Plus, add fresh mint leaves in the mixture and pour 2 litres of cool water, allowing the water to fill the jug all the way to the top.

Refrigerate the mixture overnight and allow the flavours to seep well in the water. Now drink it by adding a few ice cubes in the mixture.

Why watermelon, lemon, mint leaves, and water?

Watermelon helps the body to flush out harmful toxins from the body. Lemon helps to stimulate and regulate digestive track. Mint leaves because it gives a nice and refreshing flavour to the drink. And, water, is undeniably the best for flushing out nasty toxins from the body.

2. Apple cider vinegar, honey, cinnamon, lemon juice


What will you need:

  • 1 glass of hot water
  • 2 Tbsp. apple cider vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon local honey

Directions to prepare:

Take 1 glass of hot water, add 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar and 2 tbsp lemon juice. Now add ¼ teaspoon cinnamon and 1 teaspoon local organic honey in the mixture. Mix all the ingredients together and drink it at a desired temperature.

Why apple cider vinegar?

Studies have shown that apple cider vinegar aids in lowering blood pressure and also acts as a toner for the digestive system. In short, it helps in preventing indigestion, soothes digestive issues, and, most importantly, aids in weight loss. Furthermore, it also helps in reducing water retention and helps the body in burning fat.

3. Cucumber, lemon, mint leaves, and water

What will you need:

  • 7 to 8 cups of water
  • A medium sized cucumber
  • 1 lemon
  • Handful of fresh mint leaves

Directions to prepare:

Start the preparation by mixing about 8 cups of water with a medium sized sliced cucumber. Then take a whole lemon (either wedged or sliced) and about 7 to 10 fresh mint leaves. Take a large pitcher, mix all the ingredients together and allow it to rest overnight in the fridge. Drink it in your desired temperature, once it is ready.

Why cucumber, mint leaves, lemon?

Cucumber is a fantastic anti-inflammatory and does a great job in keeping the body hydrated. Mint leaves, on the other hand, add sweetness to the drink and also help in digestion. Lemon is power packed with antioxidants to naturally kick-start the body’s detox function.

4. Cucumber, Lemon, ginger, and mint water


What will you need:

  • 1 sliced cucumber
  • 1 sliced lemon
  • 1 Tbsp. ginger
  • A handful of mint leaves
  • 6 glasses of water

Directions to prepare:

Take a mason jar, put the sliced cucumber and lemon in it, add grated ginger and mint leaves. Now add 6 glasses of water to the jar, so that all the ingredients’ dip in the water appropriately. Allow the detox mixture to be in the jar for the whole night. Drink 1 glass of detox lemon water the next morning at room temperature.

Personally speaking, this particular detox recipe is our favourite. We strongly recommend you to drink this water all through the day to lose weight and to get a flat tummy. Feel free to continue drinking this detoxed water for at least 3 to 4 weeks to see noticeable results.

Why ginger?

Ginger helps in controlling food cravings and make you feel satisfied for longer.

5. Lemon, maple syrup, and cayenne pepper

What will you need:

  • 2 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp. organic maple syrup
  • 1/10 Tbsp. cayenne pepper
  • 1 cup of water

Directions to prepare

Take 1 glass of water, add 2 tbsp. of lemon juice, maple syrup, and 1/10 tbsp. of cayenne pepper to it. Now mix all the ingredients well. Drink the detox mixture in your desired temperature. In order to achieve maximum weight loss benefits, ensure you drink this infused water regularly for

At least 4 weeks.

Why maple syrup and cayenne pepper?

Organic maple syrup helps in good digestion. Cayenne pepper, a natural herb, curbs appetite and burns more calories.

6. Lemon, Aloe Vera

What will you need:

  • 2 Tbsp. Aloe Vera gel
  • 2 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • 1 cup water

Directions to prepare

You need to take 1 Aloe Vera leaf and cut the leaf using a knife. Now with the help of a spoon, take out the gel from the leaf. Take 1 cup of water, add 2 tbsp each of Aloe Vera gel and lemon juice. Ensure that you stir well and drink this mixture every day to lose weight and to flush out harmful toxins from your body.

Why Aloe Vera?

Aloe Vera is infamous for its weight-loss properties. Besides, it also plays a vital role in regulating the blood sugar levels, which is in fact one of the main causes of weight gain.

Final Thoughts!

Let’s get a few things straight: there are no shortcuts to losing weight; however, there are plenty of ways to get a healthy body, which will invariably help you to lose weight in the best possible way. If you are in the process of losing weight in the right ways, try the mentioned homemade detox recipes. These recipes will help you burn calories and lose weight to a significant extent.