According to a new study, looking at tempting treats helps you lose weight.
Going on a diet? Break out the cookies, cake and chips! According to a new study published in the Journal of Consumer Research, people are more successful dieters when forbidden foods are in plain sight.
Researchers say putting your fave snacks directly in front of you better helps to control your desire for them. They say people feel empowered, motivated and satisfied knowing they've successfully resisted a food by their own choice (versus just feeling like you're depriving yourself).
And here's a sweet surprise: study authors say having candy in large stocks at home might "help women with their attempts at controlling their food intake."
Tell us -- what are your wacky dieting tricks?