Cellulite wraps or body wrapping is offered by many spas and salons. The procedure of Cellulite wraps claim to remove inches from the waist, hips, thighs or other parts of the body.
The Cellulite Wrap
Some cellulite wraps are plastic or rubber garments worn around the waist, some cover the waist, hips and thighs, and others cover nearly the entire body. Some cellulite wraps to be worn while some while sleeping, while carrying out routine activities and others while exercising.
Some are used after a cellulite cream or cellulite gel or cellulite lotion is applied or after the cellulite wrap is soaked in a solution. Some cellulite wraps are inflated with air from a vacuum cleaner. Another uses an electric hair dryer to blow in warm air.
The garments and cellulite wraps, with or without cellulite lotions and cellulite creams, say that they decrease body size by removing fluids. Most medical experts agree that such treatment will cause a loss of inches and perhaps pounds due to profuse sweating. But indeed this reduction in size is temporary. Drinking or eating soon replaces the fluid.
While going for cellulite wrap, you should keep in mind that rapid and excessive fluid loss is potentially dangerous because it can bring on severe dehydration and can upset the balance of important electrolytes in the body.
Reputable spas are aware of any potential hazards such as this, so do your homework and select a spa with a good reputation.
The Working Of Cellulite Wraps
The process of cellulite wraps include the use of special wraps or clothing and can sometimes be used with special cellulite lotions or cellulite creams that are applied to the skin. Customers are usually told that they can lose “inches” as opposed to pounds and that fat will melt away bringing about a loss of inches in about an hour.
One of the claims is that cellulite wraps will work because cellulite is water logged fatty tissue. Most of the people think that cellulite wraps are comparitively a new procedure and jump on the bandwagon quickly. Actually the truth is that the cellulite wrap craze has been around for some time.
Plastic Cellulite Wraps
Some individuals have tried using plastic cellulite wraps as cellulite wrap material. In fact, several decades ago, this plastic cellulite wraps were very popular practice.
Thus, since those days cellulite wrapping has evolved, becoming much more complicated in the present world. Prices for a cellulite wrap range anywhere from $40 an hour up to as much as several thousand dollars at some of the upscale spas.
Some Spa advertising claims that cellulite body wrapping will remove, or at the least decrease, cellulite but we’ll leave that up to you to determine. What we can tell you is that visiting a spa or salon for cellulite wrapping may be a wonderfully revitalizing experience, leaving you rested, relaxed and refreshed.
And who wouldn’t like to have a few hours being pampered and fussed over in a relaxing environment regardless if it helps the cellulite problem.