$144.50 for One 30-Day Weight Loss Program at Platinum Body ($289 Value)

Give as a Gift
Unable to add now. Please try again later
Unable to remove now. Please try again later
Up to 50% Off

Customer Reviews

9 Ratings

Teeth whitening was great!!! Really works and staff very nice!!
Kim W. · September 5, 2015
Attractive, new and clean atmosphere. Teeth whitening was a pleasant experience and technician very knowledgeable. My teeth whitening 4 shades in just one visit!
Anne G. · July 2, 2015
Punctual and friendly
Nancy B. · June 3, 2015

What You'll Get


The Deal

  • $144.50 for 30-day weight loss program ($289 value)

Weight loss program includes weekly weigh-ins and wellness coach meetings. Clients also meet with a doctor.

Body Mass Index: Body Fat By the Numbers

Body mass index, or BMI, is one of the most pervasive tools used by health professionals to assess wellness. Read on to learn more about what BMI says about you.

It’s a simple enough equation: w(kg) / h(m)2. Or, in more literary terms, a person’s weight in kilograms divided by the square of his or her height in meters. In either case, the formula spits out a number that fits into one of four categories: underweight, normal, overweight, and obese. To experienced doctors and counselors, these categories can be used as predictors for health risks such as high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes, giving patients and clients a clearer picture of how their lifestyle affects their overall health.

An Imperfect Measurement

For all its value, however, BMI provides an incomplete picture to assessing body-fat content and health. It doesn’t take into account such factors as types of fat, fat distribution, or the proportion of fat versus muscle—athletes, for instance, will often fall in the overweight range owing to the large amount of muscle and shoulder pads on their frames. Better predictors for mortality might include measuring total body fat, body-fat percentage, waist circumference, and waist-to-hip ratio, as where the body stores its fat is as important as how much it contains in all.

Bonus Points

  • Body mass index derives from an equation put forth more than a century ago by a Belgian mathematician and astronomer named Adolphe Quetelet, who sought to apply the same practices of probability and measurement that allowed him to predict the position of the stars to finding the average mass of the human body.
  • Adolphe’s equation didn’t gain widespread traction until 1972, when researcher Ancel Keys conducted a study of 7,400 men in five countries that concluded that Quetelet’s equation was the best height-weight formula for determining body-fat percentage.

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. May be repurchased every 90 days. Must sign waiver. Appointment required. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Consultation required; non-candidates and other refund requests will be honored before service provided. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Platinum Body


By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.