Cellulite is caused by a combination of factors, including being overweight, fluid retention and reduced blood circulation caused by the effects of hormones or inactivity. Genetics can even play a role. Whatever the cause, cellulite is distressing and embarrassing for many women. Cellulite can also affect women who have an active lifestyle and healthy diet.
There are hundreds of 'treatments' available to reduce the appearance of cellulite, but most of them do nothing other than leave you with an empty pocket. Some of them are downright harmful. This article looks at the options that have been clinically evaluated to separate the fact from the fiction.