Herbalife's product offering includes weight-management products such as Formula 1 Nutritional Shake Mix, a soy-based meal-replacement shake and one of the first products introduced by the company. Other categories include targeted nutrition such as heart health, energy and fitness, and skin care.
Proponents claim that the Herbalife strategy is aligned with health industry recommendations for safe weight control, eating a balanced diet, low-energy food with regular exercises, and that their nutritional and weight management line of products facilitate this through macronutrient and micronutrient food formulas.
Herbalife provides testimonials from health professionals as part of their marketing campaign. Some of the products are vegetarian, some are even kosher or halal.