Chitosan is a sugar obtained from shellfish exoskeletons. It has the amazing ability to bind to fats and cholesterol, encapsulating them before they are absorbed by the body. Chitosan can trap as much as seven times its weight in unwanted fat and works with your body naturally to get rid of it. It is 100% natural and acts as a super fibre, supplementing your diet with Chitosan creates a cleansing process which is said to be extremely vital to weight loss. Studies have reported that test subjects lost 8% of body weight in four weeks when using Chitosan!
Chitosan contributes to the maintenance of normal blood cholesterol levels