While the exact cause of cellulite is unknown, there are many factors that can cause cellulite to appear or make it more likely to do so.
· HORMONES & AGE
With ageing, the levels of oestrogen decrease, resulting in lower collagen production – due to a lower circulation. This makes skin become less elastic, thinner and likely to sag.
As oestrogen falls, fat cells enlarge. Fat deposits become more visible and the fat under the skin shows through.
In spite of this, young people could also deal with cellulite because of other factors, as it tends to appear around one’s 25.
Yes, if your relatives suffer from cellulite you can blame them for passing it through, although it’s not always the case.