Hypnosis & Weight Loss

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Hypnosis & Weight Loss
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Mon, 02-14-2011 - 4:18pm
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Mon, 02-14-2011 - 9:42pm
I tend to be a skeptic--but the power of suggestion can be strong. No, I don't think I would do it.

Michelle/mica_ga


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Tue, 02-15-2011 - 10:08am
I would not either,, who knows what they be doing once you are hypnotized... walking around quacking like a duck everytime you go to take a fork full of food... ;O)
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Tue, 02-15-2011 - 3:16pm

I have been hypnotized and loved it!! There is nothing to fear. You can not be made to do anything that you would not do awake. If you "quack like a duck", it's because you get caught up in the fun of a stage show and want to participate. If you would not quack like a duck under any circumstances whatsoever, you won't. It's as simple as that. For me, it was the most wonderful feeling of the deepest relaxation.

If you've ever driven down the street and driven right by your house or your street because you were "somewhere else", that is what hypnosis is. If you're a daydreamer and can really "zone out", that's like hypnosis. The lighter sleep just before you wake up in the morning, that is like hypnosis. If you doze off for a short nap, but aren't deeply asleep, that's like hypnosis.

From hypnotist Brenda Kaye.....

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Tue, 02-15-2011 - 4:34pm
Wow Donna .. how cool is your post! I have never been hypnotized and am still not sure if I would be but it was fascinating reading your take on the experience. Thanks..........
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Tue, 02-15-2011 - 4:35pm
I was going to say no but then read Donna's post. Interesting. Guess bottom line is I am glad that I am not overweight enough to be desperate enough to try this.
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Wed, 02-16-2011 - 1:00am

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Wed, 02-16-2011 - 3:25pm
oh darn! No quacking!
It does NOT surprise me that you have been hypnotized... let me know about the tapes you bought.... interesting.
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Wed, 02-16-2011 - 3:27pm
............." a calgon take me away"......... moment?????? pouf and she's gone...
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Wed, 02-16-2011 - 4:35pm

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