Women are the receptive sex! We are naturally built to receive and are experts at storing energy within our bodies, sometimes to our own detriment. We are also very efficient at storing fat, which is necessary for childbirth. However, there is also a downside to our remarkable storing capabilities. Did you know that approximately 80% of women have some degree of cellulite somewhere on our body?
What exactly is cellulite and what causes these visible ripples, bumps and bulges? Cellulite has a complex nature. It is an accumulation of water and toxic cellular wastes in the connective tissues surrounding the fat cells. A build up of toxins causes water retention in an effort to dilute the toxins and prevent self-poisoning. What happens next is a gel-like mass is formed and trapped in the connective tissue below the skin’s surface. The tissue around the fat cells tends to harden, imprisoning the water, which then forms nodules, causing unsightly