1. Eat Before You Go from 10 Party-Going Tips for Dieters Slideshow

10 Party-Going Tips for Dieters Slideshow

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1. Eat Before You Go

It sounds counterintuitive to eat, "pre-eat" as Reno says, before you head out to a party where food is served. But Reno finds that once she's satisfied with a small nutritious and balanced snack, she's less tempted to indulge in "unknown" foods at a party. "I am not ragingly hungry and can simply enjoy a few morsels," she says. "Besides, a plate piled high with food is not the best accessory for your little black dress."