The fact that the fat cells under the skin accumulate more than normal and become evident in the upper part of the skin is known as cellulite. This creates an orange peel-like appearance on the skin. Especially the cellulite problem that occurs in women occurs due to the excessive fat of fat cells in the upper layers called epidermis and dermis.
What is Cellulite?
It is a metabolic disorder that causes an indented and protruding tissue in the abdomen, buttocks and thighs areas, adversely affects the skin and subcutaneous fat tissue and leads to the appearance of orange peel. It occurs in the form of the appearance of fat cells that lie vertically on the surface of the skin, accumulate and expand under the skin. This situation, which is encouraged by septa fat tissue under the skin, causes the formation of puckered pits. Fat cells create tiny bumps in the skin.
Why Does Cellulite Occur?
Due to the fluctuations in the estrogen hormone in women, various deteriorations may occur in the connective tissue under the skin. Especially in the inner area of the legs, on the buttocks, inside the kneecap the appearance of orange appears. This development can adversely affect lifestyle. Cellulite, which is permanent on the body, does not disappear without external supportive treatment. The dimples in the skin begin to ache in the area where it is over time and can lead to the problem of varicose veins after a while. Impaired blood circulation, weight gain and loss, hormonal and genetic problems, sedentary lifestyle, not drinking enough water, excessive coffee consumption, alcohol and smoking can also cause cellulite problems.
What Are Anti-Cellulite Foods?
There are various nutrients that are the solution to the problem of cellulite and alleviate the appearance of cellulite. It is especially important to consume ascorbic foods that support the integrity of connective tissue and ensure the production of estrogen. In addition to foods such as grape seeds, vitamin C, oranges, cherries, peppers, grapefruits, broccoli, parsley and white cabbage are also considered among the foods that are effective for cellulite. In addition; Plenty of water should be consumed to eliminate toxic toxins from the body.
What are Cellulite Treatment Methods?
Cellulite treatment techniques can be listed as follows:
Cellulite Treatment with Mesotherapy
In areas where cellulite is intense, a mesotherapy application is performed with special tipped needles depending on the depth. In this way it is aimed to eliminate the appearance of orange peel. The procedure with mesotherapy lasts 4-6 sessions, depending on the region and intensity.
Cellulite Treatment with Lymph Drainage
It is a procedure performed by dressing the patient in special overalls. The jumpsuit covers every area, including the arms and legs. A feeling of massage occurs in the overalls. This can be done manually or automatically. Before starting the procedure, plenty of water should be consumed to eliminate edema. Lymph drainage massage, which is also extremely effective for cellulite that occurs in the buttocks, helps to quickly remove chemicals, edema and toxins from the body. It is recommended to do it twice a week. It is also recommended for individuals with varicose veins and impaired blood circulation.
Ultra Sound with Ultashape Focus
This practice is carried out with a device that transmits focused sound waves. With the help of these sound waves, the metabolism is accelerated with the heat sent under the skin. Thus, the slimming effect is achieved by thinning the fat tissue under the skin. It is not applied to those who suffer from skin diseases, pregnant women and nursing mothers. It is completed in about 6-8 sessions at intervals of two weeks.