What You Should Know
Weight loss efforts do not only include exercise routines and dieting. There are also other options out there for people who want to accelerate the rate of their weight loss and improve their chances of staying fit. A good example of these, are body wraps. From the Netherlands comes one brand of body wraps that is now getting some attention from Americans too. This is the Slimgel Body Wrap. The product claims to be a quick and ineffective way to lose unwanted pounds and inches with very little fuss for the user. It’s also supposed to help in detoxifying the body as well as reducing one’s cellulite and stretch marks- two of any woman’s worst enemies. Slimgel body wraps are said to be best used with the help of a therapist who will take your bodily measurements, apply a warm gel to your problem area and then wrap the area with the Slimgel bands. You will then have to merely sit back and relax afterwards and allow the wraps to do their work. Some other sites say that after applying the wrap, it’s best to couple it with exercise in order to accelerate the sweating and fat burning. Around an hour’s application of the wrap is advised. Drinking at least two liters of water prior to using the wraps is also encouraged since this is supposed to aid in the flushing of toxins.With regards to price, Slimgel can be purchased at around €34.95. They can be found easily online. Some specialty wellness centers and therapists offer the service at £60.00 for a 90-minute session.
Slimgel’s ingredients include Aqua, Alcohol Denat., PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer, Betaine, Panthenol, Aloe Barbadensis, Citrus Grandis Extract, Citrus Sinensis L. Osbeck Extract, Citrus Aurantium Dulcis Extract, Caffeine, Citrus Aurantium Amara Extract, Paullinia Cupana Extract, Maltodextrin, Tocopheryl Acetate, Propylene Glycol, Parfum, Pentylene Glycol, Lecithin, Benzyl Alcohol, Citric Acid, Citral, Alpha-Isomethyl Ionone, Geraniol, Limonene, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, and Methylisothiazolinone. According to their official website the most active ingredients of the product are those from citrus sources together with those that contain caffeine. The citrus ingredients help in burning fat while the caffeine also has a similar fat-reducing effect when in contact with the body.
The Slimgel Body Wrap claims to be quick and effective in helping users shed unwanted inches from problem areas such as their waist, hips, thighs or arms. The combination of the body wrap’s active ingredients and the gel’s formulation is said to have effects on one’s lymphatic system. It’s stimulating effects are what they claim to have detoxifying, diuretic and tightening effects for the body.
- Detoxifying effects, cellulite removal and better circulation for users
- Painless and easy to use
- Little to no risk of side effects
- Can be a soothing and very relaxing experience
- May be tricky to apply and put on, one may need to have an expert do it first
- Costs a bit of money
- Still needs the support of exercise and a good diet
The Slimgel Body Wrap has become very popular in Europe and the Netherlands, for this reason, our curiosity makes us want to check it out. It could help improve the effects of our weight loss efforts but yes, effort has to be there first. The body wrap cannot make us thin on its own.