A Weight loss challenge that does not transport participants to a camp

With so many weight loss challenge TV shows of late, where in participants are sent to some ranch or camp to try to drop weight and win the big prize, have made many weight loss experts say that – losing weight in such an artificial environment is an unrealistic way to lose weight. And most of the times the pounds lost in such camps, creep back on.

A new ABC show seems to be listening to such critics, that’s why their new show, ‘Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition’ airing Monday on ABC7, is making contestants lose weight right in their own environments. That’s they will be losing weight as a part of the year long ‘Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition’, duly assisted by the makeover experts, while living in their home, carrying out their daily responsibilities towards their spouse, family and friends.

Below is the teaser video from the show: