Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Diet Review Website Slams Kimkins

We found this just now while checking on the google search results for Kimkins.

Diets In Review - Kimkins

Here is an excerpt:

Please note, DietsInReview.com does not recommend the Kimkins diet program. Kimkins has completely misrepresented itself and the information it presents to customers, and in doing so, has endangered the lives of many of those people.

Kimkins broke into the diet scene in 2000 selling itself as the one sure thing to end your dieting chaos. She said she had been an obese 300 pounds and like so many others, struggled to find a diet that worked for her. So she created her own solution- a low-carb/low-calorie diet that she says works incredibly fast. Not only would Kimkins help you lose weight quickly (198 pounds in one year in her case), but the plan would set you up for success for life. Kimkins also excitedly promotes that you won't have to do a single stretch, sprint or sit-up as exercise isn't necessary to achieve these amazing results.

Unfortunately, none of it is true. Kimkins is being investigated for fraud after many customers became seriously ill. Kimkins is an excruciatingly low-calorie diet and none of the information presented as fact as any medical or scientific support. Kimmer herself does not have a nutritional background and her advice is strictly from what appears to be fake experiences.


Once Upon A Dieter said...

HOORAY!!! One more bad review to add to the piles...

I need to buy me a really good bottle of wine for when Kimkins goes kaput. :) Whether it's tomorrow or next year...it will happen. And wine will hold...

The Princess

Mimi said...



Celebrity Diet said...

I agree thats why you should try my diet

Anonymous said...

How are you sure that it is beneficial for everyone to lose weight?