Cellulite Treatment in Mumbai, India
Cellulite is a condition that makes it appear like there are uneven deposits of fat under the skin. Cellulite is a very common condition, especially among overweight people. Cellulite appears most prominently in the thighs or the buttocks and occurs mostly after the onset of puberty, and gets worse with increasing age. When it comes to cellulite treatment India has quite a lot of people who are seeking help from dermatologists.
Also known as adiposis edematosa, gynoid lipodistrophy, dermopanniculosis deformans etc. cellulite affects almost 80-90% women at some point in their lives. It is also called the orange peel syndrome due the similarity in appearance of an orange peel and the cellulite affected part of the body – both have an uneven surface. Of course you can imagine how bad that looks. Nobody wants to have an orange peel-like skin and that is exactly why in cellulite treatment India are seeing more patients.
Causes behind cellulite
A lot of factors play a role in causing cellulite. It can be caused due to change in metabolism in the body, or may be due to the change in diet, or lack of exercise, or even due to increased or decreased hormonal activity. Oestrogen, for instance is said to be an important factor. Other hormones like insulin, adrenalin, noradrenaline and even prolactin play a role.
Even genetics is said to be a contributory factor to cellulite. Italian pathologist Enzo Emanuel had conducted a research that shows that polymorphisms in the ACE and H1F1a genes. Also, an unhealthy lifestyle may cause cellulite. For example, high stress causes an increase in the level of catecholamines, which is linked to cellulite. Also, people who smoke or do not do much physical activity too are prone to getting cellulite.
Types of cellulite
Cellulite can be categorized into 3 grades.
- Grade 1 cellulite is one which is not visible to the naked eye. Here, cellulite is confirmed only after microscopic examination that shows anatomical dissimilarities.
- Grade 2 cellulite is one where the sin shows pastiness and is of lower temperature than the rest of the body.
- Grade 3 cellulite is one where the skin is rough and uneven, just like an orange peel. Along with this, it will have all the characteristics of grade 1 and 2.
Available modes of cellulite treatment in Mumbai India
There are several top and best treatments available for treating cellulite. Some of these are:
Mesotherapy – This is used for cellulite treatment in Mumbai India but not very widely. It is mainly used as pain relieving treatment for inflamed skin but also removes cellulite. However it is known to have side effects.
Laser treatment – Laser targets the cellulite afflicted area and melts the fat deposits under the skin. It also stimulates the production of collagen, thereby producing smooth and rejuvenated skin. When it comes to cellulite treatment India has seen more and more people opting for this procedure, since laser has conventionally produced desired results. It is fast becoming the top treatment for cellulite.
Skin tightening – Skin tightening treatments that are conventionally used can be targeted to get rid of cellulite.
Liposuction – This method of treatment that is generally used to get rid of fat from the abdomen and thighs is too used for cellulite treatment. However this is only used rarely as it may have some unwanted side effects.
All these modes of treatment are offered by one of the top dermatologists in the country. Dr Rinky Kapoor from Mumbai, who happens to be the co-founder of The Esthetic Clinics in Mumbai, is probably the best doctor in India at the moment to get a cellulite treatment from. Dr Rinky Kapoor is based in Mumbai. She was also the cofounder of the Aesthetic Centre at the Apollo Health City in Hyderabad. On top of that, she has been a visiting fellow at the Stanford Medical School, where she has trained under and worked with some of the foremost minds in the field of dermatology.
Her works in several top centres has earned her unmatched reputation and therefore her expertise is beyond doubt. Therefore if you are afflicted with this condition and looking for cellulite treatment Mumbai is the place you should go to. Dr Rinky Kapoor in Mumbai will be providing you with the best and top cellulite treatment India has to offer.