power-plate-vibrating-machine.jpg A new exercise machine claims to tone the body, reduce cellulite, improve stamina & fitness, all without ever going to the gym. Manufacturer's of the power plate exercise machine claim that the machine burns calories equivalent to 1-hour gym workout in just 15 minutes. Celebrities including Madonna, Claudia Schiffer, Natalie Imbruglia, Jonathan Ross, Colin Montgomerie, Sadie Frost and Donatella Versace are known to use the power plate to tone their body. This wonder plate is sold at a price-tag of $9850. A smaller version is sold for $3875. The power plate advanced vibration technology works by giving the body muscles a high speed workout, as the vibrations make muscles contract and relax up to 50 times a second. Apart from increasing strength and toning the body, it improves blood flow and lowers cellulite in the body, if used for 15 minutes, three times a week. It is suitable for all ages and fitness levels.