Wednesday at 11 pm: Putting the Shake Weight to the test

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - It seems as though every time you turn on the television you have a good shot at catching a glimpse of the Shake Weight.

Either it's being advertised for sale through an "info-mercial" or it's the focus of jokes and snickers for it's unusual workout style.

What you can't tell by either of those things is whether it really works.

WBTV Consumer Reporter Kristen Miranda asked two volunteers to try the weight for a few weeks to see if it made a difference for their bodies.

Click to watch a preview of the story, which airs on WBTV tonight at 11pm.

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