What You Should Know
SomerSweet is a sugar substitute created by actress turned fitness guru, Suzanne Somers. She has created several different diet and weight loss products as well as clothing, books, jewelry and tapes. SomerSweet is said to be able to be used in cooking as well as have no aftertaste. This sugar substitute claims to be five times sweeter than regular sugar as well as contain nine grams of fiber. SomerSweet claims that it can be caramelized as well as toasted, frozen, baked, boiled and fried. This product can be found on various websites for approximately $9.00 per 5.29 ounce can.
The Suzanne Somers website seems to often be out of SomerSweet yet it is always promising to restock this product. The website provides no ingredient information or any other information about this product. The website does not have any user testimonials posted either.
List of Ingredients
Oligofructose, Inulin, Frustose, Sprouted Mung Bean Extract and Acesulfame K.
SomerSweet contains the ingredient Inulin which is a popular ingredient in many sugar substitutes. It is said to have a lower caloric content than traditional sugar and it is also said to not be absorbed by the bloodstream until it reaches the colon. This is supposed to keep in from raising blood sugar levels in the body. The ingredient FOS is a derivative of Inulin and it is said to be healthy for the digestive system as well as have a high fiber content and a low caloric content.
- SomerSweet does seem to be a sugar substitute that is low in calories.
- This product is moderately priced.
- SomerSweet can be used in all types of cooking and baking.
- This product contains a decent amount of fiber.
- SomerSweet seems to always be unavailable.
- There are no user testimonials posted for this product.
- SomerSweet does not contain any proven fat burners or appetite suppressants.
- This product will not directly affect weight loss.
- The website for SomerSweet provides no information on the product.
SomerSweet does not really stand out from the rest of the supposed sugar substitutes available today. SomerSweet may not be an effective weight loss product because there does not seem to be any proven appetite suppressants or fat burners in it so those seeking a weight loss product with the ability to suppress the appetite and burn fat may want to research other products that are intended for appetite suppression and fat burning. Those seeking weight loss may also benefit from developing a healthy diet and exercise program that suits them and their lifestyle. Users will need to assess their health and fitness goals and decide if using SomerSweet is right for them.