8 things you never knew about cellulite, according to a plastic surgeon


It's shorts season, ladies and gentlemen.

And though we've been waiting for what it seems like years for the warm weather to start, there's always that moment of panic before we slip into our bathing suits and new cute denim cutoffs: cellulite.

We've all been there: We look over at our husband, realizing he has not one ounce of lump on his thighs. And though we've been eating perfectly for the past month, these stubborn dimples just refuse to go away.

In fact, nearly 90 percent of women report having cellulite, explains Dr. Z. Paul Lorenc, a board-certified aesthetic plastic surgeon out of NYC. We chatted with the expert on all things cellulite and some of the best ways to get that body ready for summer.

Scroll through above to learn more about the condition, how it occurs and who it affects.