Herbalife Launches Best Defense

LOS ANGELES, Oct 23, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) , a global nutrition direct-selling company, is launching Best Defense(TM), an effervescent tablet that boosts the body's immune system.

The dietary supplement contains a powerful combination of echinacea, standardized as 15 percent polysaccharides to boost immunity(a); 25 mg of zinc sulfate, clinically shown in a study to support the body's immune system(a); and 1000 mg. vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant.

Best Defense(TM) can also be beneficial for travelers in confined spaces like an airplane, in a crowded, germ-laden environment, or when feeling under the weather(a).

The product costs $9.95 for 10 tablets in an easy-to-carry tube. Suggested dosage is 1-2 tablets daily. Two flavors are available, Orange Boost and Citrus Mint.

All products are available from Herbalife independent distributors by calling 1-888-4HERBAL or going to www.herbalife.com to be connected with a distributor.

About Herbalife Ltd.
Herbalife ( http://www.herbalife.com) is a global network marketing company that sells weight-management programs, nutritional supplements, and personal care products intended to support a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife(R) products are sold in 62 countries through a network of more than one million independent distributors. The company supports the Herbalife Family Foundation ( http://www.herbalifefamily.org) and its Casa Herbalife program to bring good nutrition to children. Please visit Investor Relations ( http://ir.herbalife.com) for additional financial information.
(a) These statements have not been approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, prevent, treat, or cure any disease.

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