Slim & Trim is a food supplement specially made to help anyone lose weight. It contains Glucomanan – Hoodia Gordonii, two of the newest and most effective proven potent weight loss ingredients in the world!
Glucomannan is a water soluble polysaccharide that is considered a dietary fiber. Clinical studies have shown the potential health benefits of glucomannan in constipation, obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, cholesterol and other lipids.
Hoodia Gordonii is a leafless spiny succulent plant with medicinal uses. It grows naturally in south Africa and Namibia.It has long been used for treating indigestion and small infections by the people of Southern Africa.
In 1977, South African Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) isolated the ingredient in Hoodia which is now known as P 57, which was known for its appetite – suppresant effect. It also Inhibits gastric production in the stomach by 40-60%.
- Suppresses appetite
- Relieves symptoms of constipation
- Aids in increasing metabolism
- Helps maintain healthy blood sugar level
- Improves will power, discipline and choice of food selection
- On Constipation: Relieves constipation by decreasing fecal transmit time. It can be well tolerated and no relevant side effects.
- On Obesity: Clinical studies suggests glucomannan may be beneficial in weight loss. It is a soluble fiber that absorbs water to form a viscous gel-like mass which promotes feelings of satiety while traveling through the gastrointestinal tract.
- On Type 2 Diabetes: Glucomannan is useful as a therapeutic adjunct for Type 2 Diabetes by improving lipid profile and alleviate the fasting blood glucose levels of Type 2 Diabetics.
- On Cholesterol and Other Lipids: Glucomannan demonstrated statistically significant improvement in the total cholesterol of patients. When used in conjunction with chitosa, glucomannan decreases serum cholesterol possibly by increasing steroid excretion via the feces.