What Is the Most Effective Treatment for Cellulite?

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While there is no permanent treatment or cure for cellulite, there are things you can do to make it better. The simplest, is to put on a self-tanner, just by changing the color, and not with the real tan, but with makeup or self-tanning lotion, you can improve the appearance by making the color appear more uniform.

In addition, if you know you're going to be somewhere where you're going to be exposed, a little before start daily treatment with a combination of topicals. You can use products with caffeine, a retinoid, as well as any anti-inflammatory to try to target all the three major presumed causes of cellulite.

If you have more time and money and are motivated, you can so some other treatments. I use Thermage, which is a radio-frequency tissue tightening device to, in a sense, Spanx the skin. I like to make the skin snugger and tighter to try to hold it in better. On the same concept, you can also do exercise, keeping fit is important to try to hold everything up and in.

However, even the thinnest women will often have cellulite. Patients also find that some of the newer liposuction techniques can be helpful, but again, they are not a permanent cure. So, you really need to speak to the doctor who's doing the treatment to confirm that that doctor understands that cellulite is what bothers you.