Posts tagged "jenny craig"

Not A Pretty Picture: When Celeb Diet Spokespeople Gain The Weight Back

Weight loss programs will use all kinds of tricks and techniques to entice you to buy in -- from discounts and free food to real life testimonials. Lately, the weight loss market has been flooded with a glut of famous faces shilling for one company or another, promising that by sticking with the program customer…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 3, 2011

Did Queen Latifah Get Photoshopped Thinner In Her “Just Wright” Poster?

I was poking around on Apple's iTunes Movie Trailers site this weekend, when I noticed the poster for Queen Latifah and Common's new movie, "Just Wright," looked a little, well, just wrong. I know the Queen is a Jenny Craig spokeswoman and has lost some weight over the past couple of years, but this much?

By: Susannah Breslin / May 10, 2010

Jenny Craig Ends Ad Campaign After Its “Major Study” Is Called Fake

It's a weight-loss company smackdown! Score one point for Weight Watchers, which convinced a judge last week to ban Jenny Craig from broadcasting its latest commercial because it contained — how do I put this? — untruths. According to the Weight Watchers lawsuit, Jenny Craig's latest ad fudges some facts spouted by spokeswoman Valerie Bertinelli.

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 8, 2010