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Laci Le Beau Super Diets Review - Do These Weight Loss Teas Really Work? Are unpleasant taste and side effects deal breakers?

Editor's Review: 3.6 / 5.0

Laci-Le-beau-product-imageIn the diet industry, don’t mistake marketing for effectiveness. We took the time to create a detailed review of Laci Le Beau Super Diets, scrutinizing the ingredients, side effects, customer service and scientific studies. Furthermore, we looked at hundreds of dieter comments and customer reviews from around the web. At last, we compacted all of the facts and feedback we found to give you the bottom line.

EDITOR'S TIP: Combine Laci Le Beau Super Diets with a proven fat burner such as Leptigen for better results.

What You Need To Know

Laci Le Beau Super Diets are intended to help you with weight loss and overall wellness. The official website provides Laci’s top 10 dieter’s tips, as well as the Laci Le Beau Diet Plan, which involves eating only 1,200 calories per day. However, the diet teas are the primary focus of Laci Le Beau Super Diets. These include the Super Dieter’s Tea and the Maximum Strength Super Dieter’s Tea. A box of 15 tea bags costs $5.89 and a box of 30 sells for $9.59. You can also buy a 60-count box for $16.69. The key ingredients in these teas include the following; Senna Leaf, Cinnamon Bark, Licorice Root, Siberian Ginseng Root and natural plant extracts for flavor.

Laci Le Beau teas have been available since at least 2007 and they can be purchased directly from the official website. There are several flavors of these diet teas and both women and men can use these products daily, but read on…

Unpleasant Taste – A Consideration?

According to our Research Editor, “We found a number of customer complaints posted online regarding the taste of Laci Le Beau Super Diets teas. Naturally this is concerning because people are unlikely to consume the teas daily if they taste bad.”

One customer complained, “HORRIBLE, tastes like medicine!”

“I did not like this product. It was hard to drink it on a daily basis,” said another user.

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Side Effects – Another Concern

There are some side effects mentioned by customers. Some users have complained of diarrhea, abdominal discomfort and stomach pains. According to one person, “One of the top ten most painful experiences I have ever had in my life.”

Another user mentioned, “This tea causes serious cramping and diarrhea. Not good!”

The extensive research we’ve done has proven that if there is a particular facet of a weight loss product or diet system that is especially bothersome (unpleasant taste, side effects, steep price tag) the chances of prolonged results are not good. In other words, if Laci Le Beau Super Diets teas do in fact taste bad to a lot of people, this could be problematic.

Any Actual Science?

At DietSpotlight, we need to see some actual clinical studies or science that supports the diet product and its weight loss claims. Unfortunately there is no solid research or scientific studies presented to back up Laci Le Beau Super Diet teas.

The Bottom Line: Do Laci Le Beau Super Diets Work?

So, should you spend your money on Laci Le Beau Super Diets? First of all, we appreciate that these products are easy to find online and they are made with natural ingredients. Then again, we have some concerns about Laci Le Beau products because they are not supported by clinical research. Furthermore, we don’t like that some users complain of side effects and unpleasant taste.

If you’d like to shed more pounds, we recommend you select a diet product that contains clinically proven ingredients, does not taste bad and does not lead to any unpleasant side effects.

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What You Should Know

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Laci Le Beau Super Diets consist of a variety of teas that are said to aid in weight loss while providing other health benefits. The founder of the company, Laci, states on the company website that her teas are the number one diet teas in America. She also says that the company has more than 25 years of experience brewing teas and the products she offers are made from "the highest quality plants gathered from around the globe". While we appreciate the value of a high quality tea, we will have to look more closely at the Laci Le Beau Super Diet formulas to see if they can deliver as a weight loss supplement.

While the Laci Le Beau Super Diets website is warm and homey, we are very disappointed to find that it offers very little information about the products. For example, we couldn't find any ingredient list or recommendations for use anywhere on the website. And while the products are available for purchase directly from the company, we could not find anything about a return policy or free samples available.


The ingredients in the Super Dieter's Tea, All Natural Botanicals include Senna, Stevia Extract, Orange Peel, Licorice Root, Marshmallow, Eleutherococcus Senticosus, Cinnamon Bark, Papaya Leaf, German Chamomile, Japanese Honeysuckle Leaf and Spearmint Leaf.

Product Features

Senna has been used to treat constipation and is thought of as a sort of laxative. Side effects of this substance may include diarrhea, dehydration and loss of nutrients. The ingredient should not be taken for more than seven days at a time. In addition to our concerns about senna, we do not see anything on this list that will effectively suppress the appetite or burn fat more efficiently. Marshmallow may be an attempted appetite suppressant as the supplement is supposed to expand in the stomach thus creating a full feeling. This, however, has not be scientifically proven.

At the time of this review, a box of 15 Lacy Le Beau Super Diet teabags sells for about $5. We also found online retailers offering a box of 60 of the same tea bags for a reduced price of $10. We were unable to find information about a money back guarantee or free sample offers.

See Our Featured


  • Tea provides numerous health benefits.
  • The product is readily available and reasonably priced.


  • One of the ingredients may have undesirable side effects.
  • The teas do not appear to contain proven appetite suppressants or fat burners.
  • The company does not provide complete ingredient lists or a money back guarantee.


While we believe that tea can offer many health benefits, in the case of Lacy Le Beau Super Diet teas, it does not appear that weight loss is one of them. If you are looking for a cleansing experience, this formula may fit the bill. But if significant, long term weight loss is your goal, we believe there are better products available.

30 User Reviews About Laci Le Beau Super Diets

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  • 1

    Where is this product made.


  • 2

    I like this tea,I am time finding it in Hampton GA. Laci-super-Diet tea has help me to control my fat intake.I am 1dress size small.please tell me where I can find in Hampton GA.



    At walmart supercenter in
    LOVEJOY. i also live in ga very close to your area and that’s where we get it at.


  • 3

    I have used for 20 years good for regular daily bowel.


  • 4
    Barrett Swatman

    Great post!


  • 5
    Tina Harris

    This tea has worked well for me, I’ve used it for about 7 yrs now as a cleanser and to reduce my fat areas particularly my stomach and it keeps me regular with bowel movements and I find that my appetite isn’t as large.Cons about this product is it will clean your system of medication and surely you need to drink plenty of fluid (water).I’ve gotten pass the taste so I enjoy it may be 4 times a week.


  • 6

    Since I’m on coumadin & digoxin.It could be a big problem to also ingest licorice.No way of knowing the dose in the tea. Anyone have experience with this. I take meds for atrial fibrillation. Thanks


  • 7

    Do I have to take this tea at night or can I drink it in the morning ?



    I discovered Lack le Beau in 1985. It is my go to for relief of chronic constipation. Be careful or unwanted ‘accidents’ may occur. Read the label and take as directed. Start with a lite tea and steep longer depending on the relief needed. I also make a lite tea and drink at least twice a day for about 3 days. Once after lunch and again before bed.


  • 8

    HORRIBLE, tastes like medicine!



    Add honey to the tea. Much better!


  • 9

    I am starting to take this tea product tonite. Any suggestions? Comments


  • 10
    Missy Browne

    I’ve been drinking the tea for about a year and I like it a lot. I drink it every night for about a week straight and noticed my stomach will flatten after a few days.I did have some cramping in my stomach a few times but I just dilute it more if needed. I will admit though, prolonged use will mess your natural bowel movement abilities up. It’s hard to have a decent movement after you’re off the tea. I think it took about two weeks after the last round before my bowels were normal again.


  • 11

    do this tea make you test postive for a drug test


  • 12

    i use it and seem to get good results, i have experenced some stomach pain, but i also believe my stomach is not sooo clean, s a common effect of cleansing and detox to my opinion. i do recommend it.


  • 13

    I have heard that the tea may reduce the effetiveness of oral birth control (the pill). Is this true?



    No it doesn’t reduce the effectiveness of oral birth control. I’ve been using this tea off and on for about 3 months and I’m not pregnant yet. Considering the fact that I am a fast breeder also. I currently take oral birth control.


  • 14
    cathy moorman

    is it true that one needs to take probiotics with the tea



    i would like to know the answer to this question.
    I drink every night aftert dinner for gental bowel regularity. I also taking probiotics and i think that helps with the digestive system



    I have just started drink this tea, and also take probiotics with it, as I was severly consti[ated. It has worked graet for me, and I am feeling so mcuh better after only drinking the tea.just two times, but I steeped two tea bags in 12 oundes of boiling hot water and let it bew 10 minutes befor edrinking it. Great stuff. I love taking the probiotics also. I take 2 caps of acidophphilus each day for digestive health.


  • 15

    I have been taking this tea for 15 years 1 tea bag every night after dinner. I don’t use it for a diet, I use it for bowel regularity. I have tried everything and this works the best. I have noticed I am losing an above acerage amount of hair and I have cracks on my tongue. I am very healthy at 69 yrs. old. Are these things related to my constant use, am I harming myself ?????



    Has anyone notice that the formula changed for laci le beaus tea about a year ago and now it’s called a cleanse. It is not nearly as effective as it was prior to the change. Even the maximum strength variety is not as effective as the original regular strength. I have been using it for 25 yrs for severe constipation and now am having great difficulty duplicating the original results. The company Denys any changes. But the new ingredients liable proves that it definitely has been altered. Does anyone have anything that works as well as their old formula


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    I have noticed this as well, but I would say that the difficulty started more recently in the last couple of months. The tea does not seem as strong as it used to be and I have been wondering whether it was my body adjusting to it or the company changed the ingredients.


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    I noticed the formula change recently causing it not to with as well


    I started using Laci Le Beau in 1983 when two weeks after a hysterectomy, I was left with severe constipation. I have seen many specialists regarding this issue and they assume that during my hysterectomy my intestines were “nicked”and this caused scaring which makes it impossible for me to eliminate unless it is totally loose. Laci Le Beau Dieters Tea was the solution to my cronic problem. Yes, I definitely did notice that the formula had been changed more than a year ago. Of course I had a supply of the 60 tea bag boxes on hand to keep me, but with using one a day, they quickly ran out. I also contacted Natrol and asked what they had done. Again they denied that anything changed. So I read them the old ingredience label and the new! Then they recommended their maximum strength product. And yes, you’re right-even that doesn’t work as well. Hard as I try, I can’t duplicate the same results even with additions of anywhere from an additional 3-5 laxatives added to the Max strength Laci. Does anyone have any suggestions.


  • 16

    I disagree with dietspotlight,
    I have been using Laci Le Beau for awhile and yes I have loss weight and it’s a good gentle cleanser as well.
    I will agree, don’t continue to drink this tea over seven days because your body will depend on it. Take them as needed but not everyday.


  • 17

    how many g of senna are in 1 tea bag. It is hard to see the number is it 2.0 or 20?


  • 18

    I was wondering where I can buy the Laci Le Beau Super Diets tea at. Here in Escondido, CA 92027



    Try whole foods if you have one.



    i get it at walmart for about 5 bucks. on the vitamins sections, close to pharmacy


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