Question: I’m a 32 year-old female and I am just so embarrassed by the disgusting cellulite that’s covering the backs of my legs and even my stomach! I am trying to get more information on a product that would get safely and effectively get rid of the cellulite. I have worked out with no real success and I hate constantly dieting. I recently saw an ad for Lancome Slim Success and I am seriously thinking about giving it a try. Now I know you can’t diagnose me but any information you could give me about Lancome Slim Success or cellulite products in general would be appreciated.
Answer: Cellulite is the rippling and dimpling effect on legs, thighs and stomach. This unpopular condition occurs when too much adipose or fat cells over fill the spaces between the fibers which connect skin to muscle. When the fat expands these spaces, the skin near the fibers dimples in, creating the cellulite appearance. For years, Scientists have known and demonstrated that certain xanthines can successfully cellulite at the source by helping the body speed up fat burning in thighs and legs – reducing the expansion and stretching of skin between the connective fibers. Due to the advancement of science and technology, anti-cellulite products like are becoming increasingly popular.
With all of the different cellulite control products available on the market, there are a lot that are quite good–but you must remember to follow all the guidelines that come with the product in order to achieve maximum results. If you do shop for an anti-cellulite control product in a health store, pharmacy or on the Internet, you’ll often find hundreds of different brands containing a confusing array of ingredients. You may be tempted to experiment with different products until you find one that works. But this approach may be expensive. More importantly, not all products contain the quality and quantity of necessary ingredients to positively effects the size of one’s cellulite condition. That’s why you’ll need to do a little bit of research to find the best, most potent brand for your needs.
Francis Peterson, our respected beauty expert, did a fantastic review on anti-cellulite creams and their actual effectiveness in a recent feature, the results are quite surprising.