Not only the taste of food have an impact on the appetite of the person. Play a role supply and even the size of the dining table, say psychologists from the United States. They sure are big plates and small tables make us overeat.
Not so long ago, scientists drew attention to the color of dishes. It turns out more delicious food makes white background and warm light directly over the table. This is actively used by restaurants, placing small lamps above each table.
In the current study, the researchers noticed: the patient table was distracting volunteers from the batch size. As a result, subjects did not see a big difference between the pieces of pizza of different sizes, counting the eighths and very small pieces the same. This factor forced the people to eat slightly less food at one time.