Overcoming The Power Of Cellulite | Clozette
With the temperature rising, sleeveless tops and comfortable shorts are more of a necessity than a fashion statement. However, one of the situations that create a feeling of hesitation to wear these breezy clothes is the idea of exposing our arms and thighs and revealing cellulite. 

Clozette had the opportunity to chat with Malaysian personality and fitness enthusiast Linora Low on her personal tips on how to overcome cellulite and achieve a slimmer and more contoured body. Pair her tips with the Clarins Body Lift Cellulite Control and Body Shaping Cream for better results--the former is great for slimming and reducing cellulite while the latter reduces stubborn fats.

So if you have concerns about cellulite and need tips on what you can do, read up below!


What is cellulite and how do we get it?

I am not a medical expert but from my understanding, cellulite is a persistent subcutaneous fat causing dimpling of the skin, especially on women's hips and thighs. Generally cellulites can occur from hereditary, genetics, dietary, lifestyle, or even the clothing you wear. Almost every woman has some form of cellulite, so it's definitely nothing to be too ashamed about. 

Can the food we eat or our lifestyle in general increase or decrease cellulite?

Absolutely! Not having the right kind of diet can influence the increase of cellulite. Great examples are having too much salt or carbohydrates.

What is your cellulite story? How did you get rid of them (or at least reduced the appearance of them)?

Yes. I do have that problem. They however reduced when I maintained a clean diet. I removed starchy carbs and sugar from my diet and paired that with a good weight training program. After all, you need muscles to burn fat. The more muscles you have, the better chances you have in reducing cellulite. Do not skip your weight training girls! And don't worry, it will not make you bulky.

What are the fitness routines that are best suited to prevent and counter cellulite?

A weight training routine called HIIT works for me. Having said that, it is still important to keep track of your nutrition intake. You can work your butt off in the gym and still not see much difference if your nutrition intake is not at the right level. So balancing it out is important. Eat well, work out frequently, and you'll see results.

Do you think that women should worry about developing cellulite?

I believe that women should be more concerned about being healthy and strong. Everyone has cellulite and that includes celebrities like Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez. Being conscious over cellulite will only cause unnecessary stress which ladies do not need. We have bigger things to worry about--like what outfit to wear! That was a joke!

Focus on living a healthy lifestyle. Cellulite will take care of itself with the right body slimming products. Apply it every day before and after your workouts.


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Whether you’re giving your tired feet a break, or dressing normcore, or easing into the weekend by dressing-down on Friday; wearing sneakers is a sure way to look chic-yet-comfy without too much fuss.

To find out which sneaker is the one for you, keep scrolling for our list on the sneakers that will look good in and out of the office!


London Rebel Sporty Flatform Plimsolls by ASOS

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This pair of sneakers, with brogue detailing and a leather finish, is the perfect semi-formal piece!

KEDS X Kate Spade New York CHAMPION GLITTER by Keds

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Add a sparkling ‘oomph’ to your casual work outfit with this dreamy and beautiful glitter pair of shoes.

Adidas Originals Off White Suede Superstar Up Metal Toe Cap Trainers by ASOS

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Sometimes, it’s hard to get rid of a heel addiction, especially when it’s with a rose pink metallic toe cap!

YRU Butterfly Flatform Lace Up Ankle Boots by ASOS

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These are more of boots, but with the butterfly detailing, you can easily achieve that cool-girl-meets-goth vibe by styling it with some skinny black trousers and a flared long sleeve crisp white button up!

Cap-Toe Sneaker by AXELA RIGATO

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AXELA RIGATO has been making quite a name for itself in the sneaker world. For its reasonably priced handmade good quality sneakers, their simplistic and leather shoes are great for the working woman. You can even pull a ‘sneaker twin’ with your partner as their male collection is just as amazing too!




Aéropostale recently launched their Spring/Summer 2016 Collection featuring colourful statement pieces and enhanced detailing on basics inspired by Spring Break. Perfect for hanging out with a summer clique, their latest collection is designed around the desire to be comfy, cozy, and cute for any activity we may want to embark on this Summer.

To inspire your lookbook for the season, check out the OOTDs from Aéropostale’s new set of ambassadors - the Aéro Style League - sporting some of our favourite looks from the collection!


Allyson Zoe Acuña

Allyson shows off her modeling skills as she poses in a chic Aéropostale printed romper.

The youngest of the group, she is a model and student at the young age of 14. As a student in Colegio San Agustin, she finds time to grace runways and do photoshoots, while also immersing herself in swimming, acting, dancing, and sports. You can usually spot her donning pieces from the LLD collection or sporty casual looks from Aéropostale, which she is a fan of.
Antonio Manuel Fausto

Anton keeps it fresh for the summer weather in some shorts and a pair of sneakers from the collection.

From Ateneo De Manila University, Anton is known on campus as a host and dancer Usually dressed in streetwear, he’s fond of how Aéropostale allows himself to express his go-getter personality, with various options from training clothes to more casual outfits.

Aryaan Jhingon

Aryaan Jhingon looks polished in a simple button down from the collection. 

A football champion from the International School of Manila, this guy has a wide range of interests, be it sports, food, or travel. He labels himself as a casual dresser and loves Aéropostale’s diverse styles that match his personality.

Emee Marjorie Dy

Emee takes workout style to another level with training gear from Aéropostale and leaves the gym in a casual yet striking ensemble.

From The Beacon Academy, Emee has won over 30 figure skating championship titles, both locally and internationally, in a span of ten years. Despite being a dedicated athlete with a full schedule, Emee is also a part-time model and blogger who loves experimenting with fashion. She adores the laidback style of Aéropostale.

Kayla Uytengsu

Kayla stays trendy in this Aeropostale Live Love Dream collection printed top and tattered jeans ensemble.

Also a sports champion, Kayla plays for the Philippine National Touch Rugby Team. Equally accomplished as a student from ISM, she has received a Leadership Award and various academic honors. She describes her style as laidback, occasionally switching it up from casual to sporty, and loves that Aéropostale is as versatile as her interests and style.

Markus Paterson

Footballer Markus Paterson looks cool and preppy in his  Aéropostale’s Live Love Dream collared shirt.

Rounding up the list of this year’s Aéro Style League is Markus from Enderun College. An accomplished footballer and avid traveler, he also plays rugby and dabbles in singing and dancing. His style ranges from casual sportswear to smart casual, making Aéropostale perfect to keep his outfits simple and effortless.


Aéropostale SS16 Collection is now available at all Aéropostale stores in the Philippines. Check out their Facebook and Instagram for more details.