'Been there, done that and passed on, it (Herbex) doesn't work'

Does Herbex work? Does it attack fat like it claims to? A caller claims otherwise.

Speaking to Bongani Bingwa, Soraya says she tried the product a number of times, but it has not worked for her.

This comes after The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) found that claims by the weight-loss TV commercial which features a testimonial from a lady who claims to have lost 43 kg since 2006 using Herbex slimmers, to be unsubstantiated.

READ: Consumers beware of illegal, deadly weight-loss products

I have been there done that and passed on, it does not work. I have used it time and time again, after I have had my kid, but unfortunately for me, it has not worked. Even the anti-depressant, it doesn't work.

Soraya, caller

She said she followed all the instructions, and she used the product as part of a balanced eating plan. She says it suppresses your appetite but for her, even when she used the Fat Burner, time and time again, it never worked for her.

Believe you me, I have been having a weight problem from the time I was a teenager and it has been on the market for years. It first started out with a drop taken in the morning, half an hour before you eat lunch time and then half an hour before supper time. But it's not for me.

Soraya, caller

Listen below to what Soraya had to say:


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