The makers of Plexus Slim (& many of their ‘independent’ distributors) claim this ‘Pink Drink’ can…
help you lose weight, burn fat and balance blood sugar / cholesterol levels (without exercising)
…sounds impressive, but can this popular product live up to the hype?
We put it to the test (& the results surprised us!), here’s what we found…
Does it Work or is it a Scam?
Plexus Slim seems to be everywhere we look at the moment, and we’ve been inundated with questions about the products, the ingredients, and whether we recommended it (or not).
Whilst this product definitely isn’t an outright scam, it also isn’t everything it claims to be: We’ll let you decide if this is the right product for you (or not)….
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What is Plexus Slim?
Plexus Slim, often referred to as the “Pink Drink”, is a powdered drink mix that’s been around since 2008. Simply mix the power with water and take 30 minutes before a meal, usually with a pill called ‘Accelerator+’.
Sounds easy right? Perhaps a bit too easy…
ALERT: Most Plexus Slim Reviews are written by the companies ‘Ambassadors’!
Finding independent Plexus Slim reviews can be a challenge, as most of them are written by people who sell the products and are trying to make a buck….
These people often make outrageous claims, with little or no supporting evidence to back them up (we even found someone who was told this product is a diabetes medication!).
This mis-information can be dangerous. Please be ‘on alert’ when doing your research.
How Does it Work?
The product contains a number of natural ingredients which the makers claim cover “all areas of weight loss” and help to reduce cravings, decrease appetite, increase metabolism and speed up fat burning.
These are BIG claims especially when the company also claims exercise isn’t required.
Whilst our reviews show the product does contain a few ingredients (see below) with ‘some’ evidence that they can be useful in aiding weight loss, we haven’t found any evidence that this product can live up to its ‘hype’ and outrageous claims.
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Below you’ll find a selection of reviews users have submitted about this product…
I've used this product for about 2 months now and I'm not sure its really doing anything (except costing me money!)
I did lose some weight when I first started using this product and its quick / easy to use, but the results have tapered off, not sure if there is something I am missing?
What a load of rubbish! I friend kept recommending this to me (didnt know she was a rep at the time!) so I decided to give it a try - but it didnt work for me (no results, same weight) so I am going to contact her to see if I can get a refund.
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Other Product Information
We like the 60-day guarantee, which allows you to return the product, and get a full refund if you don’t see a difference, or get the results you hoped for within 60 days. This is a generous guarantee, and shows the company must be confident about their product.
The product is available to purchase as a retail customer, or alternatively you can sign-up as a preferred customer to get slightly discounted prices (however you will have to join to auto-shipment program).
Current pricing (updated December 2014):
- Plexus Slim Only: $79.99/ $84.95 (30 day supply)
- Combo Pack with Natural Accelerator: $99.85 / $114.95 (30 day supply)
Reported Side Effects
We have been through Plexus Slim reviews on other websites, such as Amazon and eBay and have read reports of:
- Stomach Upsets
However these side-effects appear uncommon and most people do not experience any issues taking the product.
Plexus Slim: Our Verdict?
This is not a product we’ll be using ourselves, and we can’t recommend it to you.
We know some people have seen positive results & have lost weight using Plexus Slim, however there’s a good chance these results will be short-term and as soon as they stop using the product the weight will come right back.
There’s a lack of clinical research and to be honest this feels like another ‘quick fix’ product. We are particularly concerned about the messages (or lack of) from the makers about the importance of exercise, and eating a clean, healthy diet.
If you are trying to lose weight and need a boost, then it might be worth a closer look. However you’ll get better, longer-term results by making a few simple (& free tweaks) to your diet and daily lifestyle.
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Do You Agree? Have you Used Plexus Slim?
That’s our view, but what do you think? Have you used Plexus Slim? Let us know your experiences in the comments below or leave a review & share your experiences…