Herbal Magic is a weight management and nutrition company of Canada which is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. The largest commercial weight management company, Herbal Magic has around 350 centers in different parts of Canada. These centers are known for their personal assistance, weight guidance and natural health foods. One of the popular products by the company is CLA capsules which are formulated to reduce fat, especially from the abdominal area.
History of Herbal Magic
The company, Herbal Magic, came into existence in 1996. It was launched by Dieter Decker and the first center was established in London, Ontario. The company soon became popular and by the year 2003, it had 228 centers- 220 in Canada and 8 in Michigan known as Nutri Magic. In 2003, the company was purchased by Trivest which was a private investment firm based in Florida. It was further sold to TorQuest Partners in 2006, October. In 2009, the daily and strategic operations of Herbal Magic were acquired by Cameron Capital.
Herbal Magic Program
The program offered by Herbal Magic is covered in three phases and caters to the personal needs of each client. Separate plans are designed for pregnant women, breast feeding mothers, kids and people suffering from heart problems. The main aim of Herbal Magic program is to make its clients lose at least 2 pounds per week. The three phases are as under
Phase 1: Weight loss- A personal coach is assigned to every client, who, based on the medical history and eating habits of his client gives him a personalized diet plan. When the desired weight is reduced, the second phase starts. The diet plan consists of 2 starches, 2 proteins, 2 fruits, 2 fats, 3 vegetables and 1 dairy item. The health supplements are usually consumed 1 hour before meals.
Phase 2: Stabilization- Once the weight is reduced and the client reaches the optimum weight, it becomes very important to maintain it. In this stage, the diet patterns are changed and the weight is stabilized.
Phase 3: Long term Maintenance- Once the weight starts to stabilize, it is further monitored so that it does not increase in course of time. Once the client learns to manage weight, the program ends.
Herbal Magic Products
A variety of dietary supplements are offered by Herbal Magic. These supplements are designed for weight loss, maintaining health and energy, recovering and providing nutrition. The products are available in different forms such as pills, snacks and powders. Though, most of the products are available to members who take up the programs, some of them can be bought from the super markets. Siberian ginseng herbal supplement, probiotics, metabolism pills and multivitamins are some of the most popular and effective products of Herbal Magic.