But baring our skin usually means baring our cellulite as well. What’s a girl to do?

We sat down with Dr. Julie Khanna, Plastic Surgeon and Director of Plastic Surgery at ICLS Dermatology and Plastic Surgery Clinic in Oakville, ON, to explore what women can do to get rid of dimples and dents caused by cellulite.

“Most women, approximately 90 percent, have some form of cellulite and get frustrated with the appearance of it as it’s usually found on their thighs and buttocks,” says Dr. Khanna. “They’ve tried all kinds of different things to get rid of it but there hasn’t been anything that’s been reliable and consistent to this point.”

There are several myths that surround cellulite, but Dr. Khanna shared her opinion on three of the more popular misconceptions.