Cellulite is a cosmetic condition that affects about 90 percent of women and 10 percent of men at some point in their lives. Despite being common, there is a lot of misinformation out there on what cellulite is, its causes and how to treat it. It is paramount to debunk these myths so that those who have cellulite can understand how to handle it.
- Cellulite is simply excess fat
Cellulite involves fat since it constitutes of bulging fat cells. However, it is the connecting fibers between the muscles and the skin that result in the lumpy and dimpling effect. What you see as cellulite is normal fat just like everyone else’s, but yours is visible because some areas are being pulled down.
- Cellulite results from toxins in your body
Some over-the-counter anti-cellulite products claim that they get rid of toxins in the body. Neither their claims nor their efficiency on … Read more