Living Well HealthMaster FAQ's
Many of you may have questions about the HealthMaster and how
it works. This unique breakthrough in kitchen appliances is designed
to take the workout of cooking for you. If you have any questions
about the HealthMaster, please check this list of Frequently Asked
Questions. Do you have questionsthat are not addressed here?
Contact our friendly customer care line.They will be happy to
Q. What is the Pitcher made out of?
A. Healthmaster Elite - Pitcher is made of BPA Free plastic.
A. Healthmaster - Pitcher is made of Polycarbonate.
Q. How many speeds does the unit have?
A. Both the Healthmaster Elite and the Healthmaster
have 8 variable speeds.
Q. What are the dimensions of the unit?
A. Healthmaster Elite - 19.5" H x 8" W x 8" D.
A. Healthmaster - 21" H x 12.75" W x 16.5" D.
Q. What are the differences between the Healthmaster Elite
and the Healthmaster?
A. The New Features of the Healthmaster Elite Include:
New BPA-FREE Pitcher
New Stainless Steel Uni-Body blade that includes
4 super sharp serrated blades
Extra Large Lid Opening to Add Whole Fruits and
Sleek Design With Stainless Steel Panels and Easy Grip
New Motor with almost 2 Horse Power and 1200 Watts
New Shorter Design
New Easy Open Lid
New 4 Point Weight Engaging Base. Place It and Blend It!
Includes Garden Fresh Recipe Binder with over 100 recipes
Q. How is the unit able to make soups?
A. The centrifugal force of the blade spinning causes friction
which heats up the contents.
Q. How many ounces does the pitcher hold?
A. 70 ounces / 2 quarts (2000ml).
Q. Why is there steam coming from my lid?
A. There is a Safety Valve release built into the Lid. This allows
steam and pressure to release from the unit when soups are
being made. The Cap allows steam and pressure to release
from the sides when hot liquids are being processed.
Q. Why will the machine not turn on?
A. Healthmaster Elite - The unit must be properly assembled
or it will not power on at all. The Pitcher must engage the
Weighted Safety Switch or it will not turn on. The display
will not light up unless it is properly assembled. Also,
you must select a speed and time setting for the unit to run.
Otherwise the RUN button will not function.
A. Healthmaster - The unit must be properly assembled or
it will not power on at all. The pitcher and lid must both
be slid into the locked position. The EZ Grip Handle of the
pitcher should always be to your right, and the Handy Flipper
should always be slid into the built in sensor on the EZ Grip
Handle of the pitcher. When the unit is all locked in place
a clicking noise can be heard. The display will not light up
unless it is properly assembled.
Q. Why has the motor shut off while using?
A. Healthmaster Elite - The unit has a built-in safety feature
that will shut down the machine to prevent overheating.
Allow the machine to cool down for 30 minutes. The machine
will then power back on.
A. Healthmaster - The unit has a built in safety feature that
will shut down the machine to prevent overheating. Allow
the machine to cool down for about 5 minutes and then
press the clear reset switch located at the bottom of the
base. The machine will then power back on.
Q. Why does the blade only spin once and then stop when the
"ICE" button is pressed?
A. The "ICE" button is only used when trying to move contents
from the bottom of the Pitcher. It is not a feature that will
remain running when pressed.
Q. What is the horsepower of the unit?
A. Both the Healthmaster Elite and the Healthmaster
have almost a 2 horsepower motor.
Q. What is the wattage?
A. Healthmaster Elite – 1200 Watts
A. Healthmaster – 1100 Watts
Q. How often should I change my blades?
A. The Blades of the unit will never have to be replaced.
Q. Is it normal for my machine to be loud?
A. Yes, this is a powerful motor. And there will be some
noise associated with it.
Q. Can I make flour in the unit?
A. Yes, you can.
Q. Do vegetables need to be cooked before putting in machine?
Q. Is the unit dishwasher safe?
A. The Base is not dishwasher safe. We recommend washing
the Pitcher, Lid and Cap by hand. Fill the Pitcher with warm
soapy water. Attach the Pitcher to the Base. Then secure
Lid and Cap in place. Press ON button. Increase the speed
to 8. Then press the RUN button. Allow it to run for about
1 minute. Rinse and dry thoroughly.
Q. Is it normal for the motor to have a slight burning smell?
A. Yes, it is normal for the unit to have a factory smell.
After a few uses the smell will dissipate.
Q. Why is there smoke coming from my unit?
A. The motor was dipped in an anti-corrosive solution so this
may cause the unit to smoke lightly for the first couple of
uses. But if there is a profuse cloud of smoke then unit is
defective and you must follow the return policy.
Q. Can anything other than the tamper be used in the machine?
A. No. The Tamper is specially designed to stop 1 inch above
the Blade. We do not recommend that anything other than
the Tamper provided is used.
Q. What is the difference between this unit and other blenders on
A. The HealthMaster is not a typical blender. This unit is designed
to do 31 kitchen jobs in one. The Healthmaster will make
everything from hot soups to cold ice cream in one step.
1. Pulverize fruit
2. Liquefy vegetables
3. Make frozen treats
4. Simmer soup
5. Blend smoothies
6. Grind nut butters
7. Whisk salad dressings
8. Melt chocolate fondue
9. Purée baby food
10. Grate cheese
11. Whip cream
12. Fold batter
13. Mince herbs
14. Mix cocktails
15. Beat sauces
16. Crush ice
17. Shred cooked meat
18. Mash potatoes
19. Cream butters
20. Chop vegetables
21. Emulsify whole produce
22. Dice onions
23. Aerate egg whites
25. Powder sugar
26. Knead dough
27. Prepare yogurt
28. Make soy milk
29. Create coffee drinks
30. Grind grains
31. Make cold sorbets
Q. What 20 different kitchen appliances can the HealthMaster
do the job of?
A. They are as follows:
3. 10’ cook’s knife
4. Immersion blender (stick blender)
5. Snow Cone Maker
6. Coffee mill / grinder
7. Spice mill / grinder
8. Ice Cream maker
9. Smoothie maker/ bar blender
11. Food mill
12. Cheese / Veggie grater
14. Meat grinder
15. Hand mixer
16. Nut butter maker
17. Garlic Press
18. Soy milk maker
19. Milk shake maker
20. Latte whip or other milk frothing apparatus
Guarantee & Return Policy
Q. Is my Living Well HealthMaster covered by a warranty?
A. Yes, Every Living Well HealthMaster is covered by a
manufactures 60 - day money back guarantee, less
shipping and the motor has a lifetime warranty.
Q. Procedure for Warranty Repairs or Replacement On the Motor.
A. If warranty service is necessary, the original purchaser must pack the product securely and send it postage paid with a description of the defect, proof of purchase, and a check or money order for $34.99 to cover return postage and handling to the following address:
Tristar Products Inc., P.O. Box 3007, Wallingford, CT 06492
Q. How do I go about returning my Living Well HealthMaster?
A. If you’re not 100% satisfied- for any reason- contact a
Living Well HealthMaster Customer Service Representative
at 1-973-287-5170 for a return authorization.