…and media personality.
Her latest book, The Virgin Diet: Drop 7 Foods, Lose 7 Pounds, Just 7 Days, has appeared on numerous bestselling non-fiction lists, including The New York Times, USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, and The Wall Street Journal.
Internationally recognized as an expert in overcoming weight loss resistance (a self-coined term to describe people who do everything correctly and can’t attain weight loss), JJ has helped thousands attain fast fat loss by addressing food allergies, food sensitivities, and other food intolerances. Clients feel better fast and get fast, lasting fat loss when they drop the 7 highly reactive foods.
JJ’s recent mediaappearances include the PBS show “Drop 7 Foods, Feel Better Fast,” Access Hollywood, The Rachael Ray Show, The Doctors and The Today Show. She is a frequent blogger for Livestrong.com, The Huffington Post, and Prevention Magazine. JJ has been interviewed in numerous publications, including FOX News, Women’s World, Health Magazine, LA Weekly, Cosmopolitan, and the Los Angeles Times.
High-performance athletes, CEOs, and A-list celebrities JJ has worked with include Nicole Eggert, Gene Simmons, Ben Stiller, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Tracie Thoms, Janeane Garofalo, Carrie Otis, Stephen Bishop, and Benny Mardones. She helped Brandon Routh get in top physical form for Superman Returns.
JJ was the nutrition expert for two years on the top-rated Dr. Phil Show and spent two seasons as co-host of TLC’s Freaky Eaters. She is also the best-selling author of Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy and creator of the 4X4 Burst Training Workout.
JJ is a Board Certified Nutrition Specialist through the American College of Nutrition, board certified in Holistic Nutrition, and a Certified Nutrition and Fitness Specialist. JJ has completed 40 graduate and doctoral courses, and continues to learn every day to keep her audience informed of the latest science.
For more information, please visit JJ at www.jjvirgin.com and www.thevirgindiet.com.