Myths About Cellulite

Thigh 200x300 Myths About CelluliteMyth 1: Cellulite is Fat.

FALSE! Cellulite is a sign of a toxic body, caused by uneven deposits in the connective tissue of the skin, edema, and lack of circulation.

 Myth 2: Only Fat People Have Cellulite.

FALSE! Even skinny people have problems with cellulite. There are two types of cellulite: soft cellulite characterized by the “cottage cheese” like appearance, and hard cellulite that mostly affects individuals in good physical condition. Often times, hard cellulite is the most difficult to eradicate.

 Myth 3: Cellulite Responds Well to Weight Loss & Exercise Programs.

FALSE! Since cellulite is not a fat condition but rather a buildup of toxins, cellulite is not affected by weight loss or exercise programs. The only way to eliminate cellulite is by detoxifying the body and increasing circulation to the affected areas.


Cellulite is often described as a condition of uneven fat deposits, water, and other Cellulite 300x223 Myths About Cellulitewastes that have become trapped in connective tissues of your body, just below the surface of the skin. We all know it as cottage cheese thighs and orange peel skin, not a flattering look on anyone of any dress size.

Studies have found contributors of cellulite include accumulations of toxins in your body and poor circulation. Loss of blood flow to an area, whether from lack of exercise, excessive sitting, clogged arteries, or nutrient deficiency, can have an impact on the formation of cellulite.

A Body Wrap from Lighthouse Health & Body Makeover increases circulation and removes toxins from all areas of your body, two causes of that nasty cellulite!