Is ViSalus a safe and effective meal replacement?

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ViSalus is a Network Marketing company based out of Troy, Michigan. A home fragrance company now owns over 50% of the Visalus public stock. “Body by Vi” is a kit that contains supplements and meal replacement powders for weight loss. The powder is 90 calories per serving and is a low carbohydrate meal replacement formula. The ingredients list does not contain anything that would be considered unsafe. It is very difficult to navigate their website and find the cost of the products. It seems that they would rather have you become a distributor for their product rather than a consumer (or better yet, both). That said, meal replacements used properly have been shown in research to be effective for weight loss and maintenance.

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