Alternative Therapies to Eradicate Cellulite
| Print |
If you suffer from cellulite, you may be tempted to think that surgery
such as liposuction would be the ideal solution. It is important to keep
in mind, however, that in dealing with cellulite, cosmetic surgery is is
not always the safest or even the most effective method. In fact, it is
likely that even if you do have liposuction, you will still tend to
collect cellulite in the same locationss. Instead of relying on surgery
for treatment, you might want to consider alternative treatments for
eliminating your cellulite. There are many cellulite treatments available.
Though they it is unlikely that they will permanently cure your cellulite,
they will help reduce its appearance. Additionally, these methods are
always safer than enduring the risks associated with surgery.
is a cellulite treatment that has much popularity in Europe. In fact, this
alternative therapy was created by a French doctor, Dr. Pistor, in 1952.
Mesotherapy actually consists injecting the patient into and around the
site where they experience cellulite. The injections themselves consist of
natural substances like vitamins, minerals and amino acids. The patients
endure this process weekly during the course of several months and
typically the results are very positive. This can be an expensive process
and it can be difficult to find mesotherapy experts, but the resuls are
generally very good.
The body wrap is one treatment used by many
women. While the experts are still not convinced about the effectiveness
of body wraps, they do provide an opportunity for relaxation for those who
get them. Therefore, even when relaxation is your ultimate goal, you can
try one. The basic principle behind a body wrap is that it is supposed to
eliminate toxins from the body and leave you with decreased water weight
and increased contouring. It can be effective with relation to cellulite
because the wrap can help stimulate lymphatic flow to the skin cells and
this can aid in a reduction of the appearance of cellulite.
the most over-looked methods in the treatment of cellulite is simple
exercise. Exercise is very effective in reducing the appearance of
cellulite. Studies indicate that cycling and walking are two of the most
beneficial exercises to eliminate the appearance of cellulite. Both
activities target cellulite-prone areas, such as buttocks and legs.
Therefore, if a walk or bike ride can be added to your daily schedule, it
will likely alter your cellulite.
Instead of consulting your
plastic surgeon about cosmetic surgery, talk to him or her about
alternative therapies available to aid in the reduction of the appearance
of cellulite. Your doctor might suggest other therapies available as well.
Going under the knife is hardly the sole recourse available to those who
dislike their cellulite.