Cellulite is a term used to describe the appearance of dimpled skin, typically on the thighs, hips, and buttocks. It occurs when fat deposits push through the connective tissue beneath the skin, causing a lumpy, bumpy texture.
What are the Causes of Cellulite?
The following factors may contribute to the development of cellulite;
- Poor diet
- Genetic factors
- Hormonal imbalances
- Accumulated toxins
- Lack of doing exercises
Risk is higher for people who;
Using certain medications, such as birth control pills, steroids, and some antidepressants, may contribute to the development of cellulite.
- Are overweight
Before and After
Treatment for Cellulite
Cellulite is more common in women than in men. According to a report published in PubMed, National Library for Biotechnology and Medicine, cellulite affects around 80-90% of postpubertal women. The majority of women consider it a cosmetic concern. Still, it is a matter not to be neglected. While there is no cure for cellulite, treatments such as Radio Frequency Treatment (RFT), topical creams, and certain medical procedures may help reduce its appearance.
Radio Frequency Treatment for Cellulite
Radiofrequency (RF) is a cosmetic treatment that uses high-frequency radio waves to heat the skin’s tissues, stimulating collagen and elastin production. This results in improving the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, and sagging skin.
- During an RF treatment, your healthcare provider will clean the treatment area
- After that, he will use a device to deliver controlled radio waves to the skin.
- As a result, radio waves cause a heating effect that triggers the body’s natural healing response.
- This response leads to an increase in collagen and elastin production, which can help firm and tighten the skin over time.
- RF treatment is typically performed on the face and neck, but can also be used on other areas of the body, such as the abdomen and thighs. It is a non-invasive and relatively painless procedure, with minimal downtime. Also, this treatment can last anywhere between 20-30 minutes depending on the location and size of the area to be treated.
How to Use High Frequency on Cellulite at Home
You can purchase a handheld high-frequency device designed for at-home use. Use the device to massage the affected areas in a circular motion for 10-15 minutes per day. This helps increase blood flow and lymphatic drainage, which can reduce the appearance of cellulite over time.
Keep in mind that Radio Frequency treatment may not completely eliminate cellulite, but it can help improve its appearance of it over time with consistent use. It’s also important to maintain a healthy diet and exercise routine to see the best results.
Some benefits of RF treatment for the skin include:
- Tightening and firming of sagging skin
- Reduction in fine lines and wrinkles
- Improvement in skin texture and tone
- Stimulates collagen and elastin production
- Non-invasive with minimal downtime.
Radio Frequency Treatment is not for everyone. Patients with certain medical conditions like pacemakers or metal implants should consult with qualified skincare professionals before undergoing the treatment.
In conclusion, Radio Frequency treatment is a promising treatment for cellulite that works by increasing blood flow and stimulating collagen production in the affected area. While this treatment can be effective, it should be used in conjunction with a healthy lifestyle to achieve the best results.
At Euromed Clinic Dubai, our experts and highly qualified healthcare provider are offering consultancy regarding cellulite. So, if you are considering Radio Frequency treatment for cellulite, fill out the following form or call us at +971 4 394 5422 to book your appointment.