Celluite is a problem that plagues both men and women. It is most common on women due to hormones. Cellulite can be on both lean and overweight women. Cellulite results in dimpled skin due to fatty deposits and tissue underneath the surface of the skin. If you have cellulite, it can be difficult to remove. In order to feel confident in a bathing suit, learn how to hide cellulite on your thighs.

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Massage cellulite-reducing lotions onto your thighs. There are mixed results as to whether they are effective. Lotions that are for cellulite reduction contain caffeine which helps to tighten the skin and reduce the appearance of dimpling. Apply it once per day.

Wear nylons to cover cellulite. The color and tightening of the nylons makes legs look smooth and dimple-free. Sheer nylons are ideal if you do not want people to know that you’re wearing them. The nylons should be ones that go all the way up to the waist, instead of just thigh-high nylons.

Wear clothing that hides cellulite on your thighs. If you love wearing skirts, just make sure that they do not go above knee length. Instead of standard shorter shorts, choose longer Bermuda shorts or cropped pants. Avoid wearing leggings or tight workout pants. It will cover your legs but cellulite can be still visible and apparent.

Apply sunless tanner to your legs. Do not just apply it to your thighs as it will look odd if the rest of your legs are a different color. Tan skin makes cellulite less noticeable. It hides the dimpling caused by cellulite.


  • Wear a bathing suit with a skirt attached to hide cellulite on thighs.