Cellulite is sometimes misunderstood as being something that can easily be managed through diet and exercise. However, cellulite can occur even if you live an active lifestyle and maintain a healthy weight. To truth is, cellulite is nothing more than fat deposits under the skin. While cellulite is not harmful, many people seek out ways that they can reduce its appearance. Learning more about cellulite and potential causes can help people understand how to treat cellulite effectively.
How Does Cellulite Form?
Cellulite can be frustrating for individuals who attempt to remove it. However, taking a moment to understand how it actually forms may help people who struggle with it. The fat presses against the tissue and creates a ripple effect and causes the skin to dimple; thus cellulite is formed. It doesn’t necessarily mean that the body has excess fat, it just only means that there is fat present. Keep in mind that it is normal and healthy to have a certain level of fat in your body.
Risk Factors for Cellulite
While there is not only single factor that indicates whether or not a person may develop cellulite in their lifetime, there are some points that could make it more likely.
- Being a woman
- Color and texture of yours skin
- Family history of cellulite
- Slow metabolism
- Poor diet
- Inactive lifestyle
People are most commonly impacted by cellulite when they have one or more of the factors listed above. However, cellulite can occur without any of these.
Cellulite Treatment Options
The exact cause of cellulite can be unpredictable, but there are treatment options for people who want to remove the uneven appearance. Options can include surgical options like liposuction and non-surgical options like VelaShape III, as well as a variety of other non-surgical treatment options that use lasers, heat, and ultrasound technology. The variety of treatments is available for individuals who want to eliminate cellulite in the best way that suits their specific lifestyle.
Video Introduction to Cellulite Treatment with Velashape III
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Ennis Plastic Surgery Can Help
If you suffer from cellulite, know that you have treatment options. Don’t be overwhelmed by the choices. Instead, seek out the guidance of the knowledgeable professionals at Ennis Plastic Surgery. Donna S. Ennis, ARNP is skilled in providing quality skin tightening treatments via advanced skincare technology. Ms. Gedeon has a personal understanding of difficulties with skin and uses her own struggle to give each client compassionate guidance to reach their goals.
If you would like to learn more about your options for removing cellulite, reach out to the professionals at Ennis Plastic Surgery to begin your journey toward a more confident you. Contact us today for a consultation.