The Orange Peel Syndrome or cellulite as it is popularly known is a skin complication that affects the pelvic region. The word cellulite was framed several decades ago in a European beauty-spa. It is a term used to describe dimpled, shadowy, mushy, curvy, or saggy unattractive appearance of the skin in the lower body of men and women. Cellulite affects both genders but much more common in women than men due to the difference in the way muscles, fat and connective tissues are spread in men and women’s skin. The signs appear at the hips, thighs, buts and legs. It is believed that 90% of women in their post- adolescent stage suffer from cellulite. Immediately, the beauticians began the search for its cure and there is no that doubt a lot of profit was made from desperate clients.
What causes this lumpiness condition (cellulite)?
Well, is it is believed that a number of factors contribute the development of this skin condition causing changes in appearance on the skin. Other than the natural female hormones which contribute to the way fat is distributed in the woman’s body, other factors also play in i.e. lack of exercise, high stress life, standing in one position for long hours, fat deposits around the pelvic region, eating plenty of carbohydrates with little fiber, dehydration and slow metabolism. The fat deposits push and distort the connective tissues under the skin causing the characteristic changes in the appearance of the skin. Cellulite is not distinctive to certain race, it is a worldwide phenomenon so you shouldn’t get worried. It can be a sign of perfectly normal human being.
Why you should get rid of cellulite
Well, cellulite causes the pelvic area to look saggy other than having a smooth skin. This is unattractive. It would be uncomfortable for one especially a young lady to undress in a public place, probably a swimming pool area.
Is there a treatment for cellulite?
Cellulite is treatable though not all presumed cures are effective. Various creams and procedure such as dieting and liposuction have all failed. The methods believed to be the cures though not satisfactorily proved to be effective include various therapies such as heat therapy, magnetic therapy, electric stimulation, and massages. Other alternatives include drugs like Indian chestnuts, rutin, pentoxifylline, amino acids and methylxanthines. There is no guarantee that all the above mentioned remedies will help you get rid of cellulite so to be safe, play avoidance.
Eat well, that is plenty of fruits, vegetables, and foods with low fat but high fiber content. Reduce stress, maintain a healthy weight, wear loose body shorts or thongs and do lots of exercise. These precautionary measures will cost you less than curing cellulite.
Cellulite is a disorder which is very challenging to cure. At least with these facts on our fingertips, we can avoid it as much as possible. Do not lose your money on fake drugs again, just stay safe by playing avoidance.