The term Cellulite refers to that cottage cheese effect on skin that you can find on ones thighs, bum, stomach, in fact it can show up anywhere on your body. It results from those pesky pockets of fat deposits under the skin that is putting pressure on to the connective tissue causing the fat to push up against the top layers of skin giving that skin dimpled effect that all women hate. The fact that is stems from fat deposits however doesn’t mean it only happens in those who are over-weight. Whatever size you are, we all have and need these fat deposits to survive. You can be any age, any size, even any gender, although it is mostly found in woman. But anybody can get the dreaded cellulite. That dimply orange peel skin that however hard you try you just can’t get rid of. With bikini season already in full swing, now is the right time to start thinking about how you can reduce and even get rid of your cellulite and get the confidence back to wear those short skirts, vest tops and swimwear.
There are many treatments marketed to remove cellulite, but a lot of them involve expensive therapies such as specific massages or using ultrasound or laser methods that are way out of the price range of anyone that isn’t a celebrity or royalty. There is however another way, anti-cellulite creams are getting better and better and are the affordable option for most people who want to get rid of their cellulite once and for all. But with all the different creams out there, how do you know which one is best, or more importantly, which one will work? Most of the time going with a brand you knows and trust is a good option, Nivea Cellulite Cream for example with its Good-Bye Cellulite Serum has proven results that show a reduction within the first 10 days of using it.
Cellulite cream works by smoothing and toning the skin, with special ingredients thickening and strengthening the skin so that even though the fat deposits may still be there, they are less visible. Nivea Cellulite cream contains such skin strengthening ingredients that can be found in your skin such as L-Carnitine, which significantly works to reduce the appearance of your cellulite. You can also look for creams that include the ingredients Retinol and Caffeine as these have also been found to help.
These creams work fantastically on their own however you can help them along through the use of some specialised application techniques. They are best applied twice a day, once in the morning and one time before you go to bed is ideal, also make sure you are massaging the cream in an upwards direction, towards your heart.
So for those of you suffering with cellulite, whether its new to you or something that you have had for years, there is hope, and it comes in a small bottle. Turn those cottage-cheese thighs into smooth and toned legs that you can be proud of this summer. With the wonderful array of cellulite creams on the market at the moment, beautiful skin is yours for the taking.