Lipodissolve & Mesotherapy are by far the most effective long lasting treatment for this condition that effects more than 80% of women. It offers a long lasting solution compared to Endomologie and Radiofrequency devices, which offer short term improvement. Liposuction is absolutely not indicated for the treatment of cellulite as it aggravates skin sag and therefore worsens the appearance of cellulite.
What causes cellulite?
The causes of cellulite are multifactorial. They include:
Cellulite appears in the fatty zone that is directly below the surface of the skin. In this zone fat cells are arranged in chambers that are held together by a connective tissue lattice network.
As cellulite develops –
As the process develops the swollen fat cell chambers push some parts of the thinning skin layers outwards and at the same time the hardening connective tissue lattice pulls other areas of the skin layer inwards. The end result is that your skin begins to look like an overly quilted mattress, with the tissue having that dreaded lumpy, ‘cottage-cheese’ appearance.
Cellulite affects over 80% of all post-pubescent women. It is not only in overweight people and is often present in very lean people, as well as those who are fit and athletic. It is most commonly seen on the upper thighs and lower buttocks. Psychological test reveal that cellulite has a high correlation with low self esteem and self image in women. Recent media claims that lipodissolve is a new breakthrough medical cure for cellulite are not correct as it has been safely and successfully been used to treat cellulite in Europe and South America for many years.
The Goal of Cellulite Therapy is to smooth the skin by: