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AboutDr. Lionel Bissoon has pioneered the use of Mesotherapy in the U.S. to combat cellulite. He recently published The Cellulite Cure which describes his research and is full of case studies, before-and-after photos and straightforward advice. He has helped thousands of women experience cellulite-free legs and buttocks. His website is www.cellulite.md
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It is estimated that women spend over $3 billion dollars a year in search of a cellulite cure. These so called anti-cellulite products have a cost which range from a few dollars to surgical procedures which can cost thousands of dollars and yield no results.
As a physician who has been treating cellulite for over eight years I have seen many scams for the treatment of cellulite.
Below is what I consider the top 10 cellulite scams:
1. Liposuction: This is the most common and misleading scam used by physicians who perform this procedure. Liposuction has never been indicated for cellulite, it can and will worsen the appearance of cellulite. Unethical Plastic Surgeons lead desperate women to believe Liposuction is the cure. Paul Lorenc, MD author of A Little Work: Behind the Doors of a Park Avenue Plastic Surgeon clearly states if a Plastic Surgeon suggests Liposuction for cellulite run out the door without looking back.
2. Manual Massage: There are massage therapist who recommend massage for cellulite. If this worked, there would be no need for any innovation to treat cellulite as massage therapists would the masters of cellulite.
3. Anti-Cellulite Sneakers: Anti-cellulite sneakers have what is know as a “rocker-bottom sole” which allows the foot to roll while walking. There are many senior citizens who wear these soles for decades to alleviate foot pain and facilitate walking. I have yet to see a senior who has worn these shoes free of cellulite.
4. Anti-Cellulite Clothing: This is not treatment. There is no such thing as anti-cellulite clothing once you have cellulite. Pantyhoses and uniform compression thigh ... Continue
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