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Cellulose from celery not digestible so it is stored in your body as cellulite?

  1. Sep 25, 2009 #1
    I heard that the indigestible cellulose from celery is stored in your body, especially hips/buttocks as cellulite? If so why is this not a widely known fact?
     
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  3. Sep 25, 2009 #2

    DaveC426913

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    How could it get stored anywhere if it isn't digested?

    I'm no expert but my understadning is that it is simply expelled.
     
  4. Sep 25, 2009 #3

    Andy Resnick

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    "cellulite" and "cellulose" are completely different things. Cellulose is a polysaccharide, cellulite is a term given to how the skin changes in appearence due to the relationship between connective tissue and subcutaneous fatty deposits.
     
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