How can I reduce my cellulite without surgery or downtime?

Cellulite is a problem for many women, but unfortunately, it’s one of those areas that you can’t fix by working out or eating right. As a result, many women are anxious to find out – How can I reduce my cellulite without surgery or downtime?

The problem of cellulite
Cellulite is caused by fibrous bands that are entwined throughout the fat layer below the surface of the skin. The bands sometimes become stiff and trap the fat deposits, resulting in the formation of cellulite dimples.

How can I reduce my cellulite without surgery or downtime?
If you’d like to reduce cellulite without surgery or downtime, Cellfina may be the procedure you’re looking for. Cellfina is a minimally invasive procedure that reduces the appearance of cellulite dimples on the buttocks and back of the thighs. It is an outpatient procedure that takes about 45 minutes to complete.

Cellfina is an appropriate technique for women that are in good shape, and have minimal skin laxity.

How Cellfina works to reduce cellulite
Cellfina has a vacuum chamber that pulls up the skin and is move around to anesthetize the areas being treated. The system is also equipped with a micro-blade that penetrates to a depth of 6mm beneath the skin, and releases the fibrous bands that hold the fatty tissue in place. When the bands are released, the skin pops up and returns to a natural position.

After the procedure there will be some swelling and soreness at the treatment sites, but this should subside within a few days.

Are you interested in Cellfina treatement for your cellulite? Search our directory to find a practice near you.

If you are in the Schaumburg, IL, area, Dr. Paul C. Dillon is our featured board certified plastic surgeon.

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