A number of people in the world are either over weight and hence need to reduce their weight to lead a healthy life style or are in a situation where they do not want to gain any further weight. One of the best options for almost everyone is a low fat cake that contains a very less amount of fat. A number of low fat cake recipes are available that use only egg whites and a very low amount of fat, butter and cream to deliver the best possible cakes. These cakes can be consumed even by people who are trying to lose weight, as they contain fewer calories. The best part of a low fat cake is that is easy to prepare and can be made even by someone who only has a rudimentary knowledge of cooking. The low fat cake recipes available are easy to follow and the ingredients used are readily available.