Power Balance wristband / T4 Pro Balance Bracelet

Many of the Power Balance wristbands / bracelets have been sold in SA, at R400 or more apiece. (The T4 Pro Balance Bracelet is a similar device)

The advertisement contains, inter alia, the wording “Wearing . . .  bracelet immediately improves balance, flexibility, strength, range of motion and general performance.” The words “increased balance and strength”, “superior flexibility and range of motion” and “enhanced performance” also may appear on the advertisement.

The Australian company, Power Balance Australia Pty Ltd has acknowledged that there is no evidence to support the claims for the product and the company, and according to this off the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission website, dated Dec 22, "Power Balance admits no reasonable basis for wristband claims, consumers offered refunds." 

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