previous topic · next topic
doris57

Joined: Jan 11
Posts: 16

      quote  
Posted: 07 Jun 2012, 11:25
I have been doing this 2 shakes a day for 1 week now and have lost about 5 lbs. loving it so far.
MariMarif

Joined: Aug 10
Posts: 14

      quote  
Posted: 07 Jun 2012, 12:12
what is the rest of your diet been for the past 2 weeks that you lost?
skinnylattel...

Joined: May 12
Posts: 2

      quote  
Posted: 07 Jun 2012, 14:28
Which plan are you following? I use the herbalife shakes.
grglblch

Joined: Jun 09
Posts: 56

      quote  
Posted: 08 Jun 2012, 00:03
Here is a question for you: What is your plan to maintain the weight loss once you go back to eating 3 regular meals and a couple of snacks per day (which is what we need to eat as part of a healthy nutrition plan)?

Using a meal replacement shake to get into a slight calorie deficit is great, but it is a band-aid. The only way to maintain a healthy weight and fitness level is to increase your exercise output to a level of moving your body DAILY, and eating healthy whole foods in the right amounts.

Shakes can be a great supplement, but any plan to calls for 2 shakes per day and one meal, which is what I've read the BBV plan is, is just a yo-yo diet in the making. It's what has caused people to lose then gain weight for decades.

Healthy weight is all about healthy permanent habits and lifestyle. So if this helps you get where you want to go that's awesome, but get a plan in place to take over from there unless you plan on being on the 2 shakes and 1 meal plan forever.
Larry stuto

Joined: Jun 12
Posts: 4

      quote  
Posted: 14 Jun 2012, 15:26
These shakes might be good for you but they dont work for weight loss! And Money loss too! they are pricey for a 1 month supply. They also do not have the needed protien when on limited calories and are loaded with calories. Kaiser Hospital has a 1200 calorie diet that works as good or better than any. Take your vitamins too!



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Not giving up!
Get some buddies on here also to help with your support Good luck :)
by howzat4u on 02 Aug 15 12:55 PM
today is my birthday!!!!!!!!!!
I assume all you posting realise that this topic was started over a year ago?
by howzat4u on 01 Aug 15 05:15 PM
Is the calorie counter right?
Not too far out for me, although I had to put that I was sedentary to get it right. It came out at 1400, and I would lose weight very slowly at that, but am mostly trying to do about 90% of RDI to lose ...
by heidij123 on 01 Aug 15 03:22 PM
July 30 -- 32 lbs gone (23 to go)
Outstanding!!!
by John10251 on 31 Jul 15 02:26 PM
Any Porridge suggestions?
Yes Steel cut oats. They take longer to cook but are so worth it! Add a tablespoon of peanut butter and some berries for a protein boost and great flavour. You can also add a table spoon of maple syrup ...
by happymaman3 on 31 Jul 15 12:54 PM