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Do you mean what "causes" stretch marks and cellulite? Stretch marks are like scars that are left over when the skin has been stretched by gaining weight or having a baby. You can consult a Dermatologist for laser treatment and Retin A which is successful in removing stretch marks. Now as for cellulite, I have not yet heard a scientifically proven theory about what causes cellulite. I have written an article on cellulite which you can access by clicking on 'Diet'Food' at the top of this page and then on 'DietDoc's articles and reading article 137 "The Lowdown on Cellulite". Doing targeted exercises may help, but it is important to persevere. There are also certain products that also help for cellulite. You can contact Lilian Terry International at (021) 361-2606 and ask about their Cellulito Aromeopathic Complexes. If you still find that nothing helps for the cellulite then you could discuss the problem with a cosmetic surgeon.
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