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Cellulite and its treatment

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I am 19, 110 lbs, and 5'6. I have some cellulite on my thighs and buttocks. I am trying to gain more weight, and i want nice legs. Like nice, toned, legs and a nice buttocks. In order to gain more weight i have been eating more starches. Esp. potato and rice. I don't know what to do. I do have access to a gym and i do play tennis once in a while, i don't know what else to do. go jogging? Please help

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replied April 17th, 2008
Fitness Answer A3938
Cellulite represents unequal arrangement of fat tissue under the skin.
Cellulite doesn’t depend on the body weight. Both fat and slim people can have Cellulite. You don’t need to gain weight because it probably won’t help you.

Diet has been shown to affect the development and amount of cellulite. Excessive amounts of fat, carbohydrates, salt, alcohol or too little fiber can all contribute to increased cellulite.

Smoking, lack of exercise, tight clothes, high heeled shoes, and sitting or standing in a single position for long periods have all been correlated with an increase in cellulite. Physical activities are good for your health and might help you with the cellulite.

There are many methods for treating cellulite (physical, mechanical, pharmacological…).
You may want to consult a dermatologist or cosmetitian about cellulite treatment.

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