Cellulite is described as subcutaneous fat that causes dimpling of skin around the hips, thighs, and buttocks. Cellulite can be caused by changes in metabolism, diet, exercise habits and hormonal factors amongst others. Hormones play a big role in cellulite formation. Insulin, thyroid and prolactin hormones actively participate in the formation of unsightly cellulite.
Along with hormones, there are other factors such as sex, race, bio-type, distribution of subcutaneous fat that leave one susceptible to cellulite. Women are more susceptible to cellulite than men. In fact, up to 90% of women will experience some level of cellulite at some point in their lives. Cellulite doesn't discriminate based on size or body type because even women who are slender and otherwise fit are also capable of experiencing it. Fear not, there are excellent cellulite cream products on the market (more on that below)[...]