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Here's a 60-Second Mug CAKE Made With Raw Cacao That Can Boost Your Metabolism, According to Celeb Nutritionist Haylie Pomroy

by Rose Marie Walano 3:00 AM, March 7, 2018

Aired March 7, 2018

Just because it's not your birthday doesn't mean you don't deserve cake!

And you know what's the best kind of cake? Cake you don't have to feel guilty gorging on because it's HEALTHY! 🙏

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That's the cake celebrity nutritionist and Metabolism Revolution author Haylie Pomroy brought to our kitchen with the promise that its ingredients might just help boost your metabolism.

And the best part? It's a personalized mug cake that takes only 60 seconds to cook in the microwave!

Plus, you only need five ingredients:

—Egg whites (lean protein)
—Birch xylitol
—Raw cacao (which boasts metabolism-boosting magnesium)
—Cacao powder
—Vanilla or mint extract

Put all the ingredient in the mug, whip them up and pop the mug in the microwave for 45 to 60 seconds on 50 percent power, and you've got yourself a cake for one!

"When you're eating this, you want to think about what it's doing for your hormones," says Haylie. "This lowers stress hormones [and] burns belly fat."

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"There's so much power on your plate," she adds.

We couldn't agree more!