Cellulitis means the deposition of water and fat between the skin and the layer directly below it, which is accompanied by connective tissue of decreased elasticity and the appearance of orange peel skin.
In women the tissue is particularly sensitive in the hormone level fluctuations ( menstrual cycle, pregnancy, menopause ), which cause the creation and deposition of accumulated fat.
Diet Diet poor in water and rich in saturated fat, carbohydrates, carbonated beverages, sugar, alcohol and salt favors the dehydration of the body and consequently fluid retention and cellulitis. Exercise Lack of physical activity is one of the main factors causing cellulitis. Heredity Hormonal fluctuations Occurrence of cellulitis is common among persons taking contraceptives or [...]