Extreme Weight Loss is a unique undertaking that’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen on TV. The show documents the amazing makeover of courageous, obese individuals who set out to safely lose around half of their body weight over the course of a year. The metamorphosis is truly amazing.

Trainers/transformation specialists Chris and Heidi Powell guide each of the eight participants through the process.  They are there to help make sure the participants get the proper nourishment and exercise movement. Chris and Heidi provide a fresh perspective to individuals whose lives have become unmanageable because of their weight.

Participants undergo a transformation not only of their bodies, but of who they are as individuals.  Each stand-alone episode of Extreme Weight Loss chronicles one participant’s journey. You won’t believe what a difference a year makes! Watch episodes from all five seasons on TLC.