HomeBody and LegsSeveral Ways That Can Help You To Treat Stretch Marks?

Several Ways That Can Help You To Treat Stretch Marks?

Stretch marks, or scar-like lines that appear when the skin stretches and shrinks rapidly, are very common. Indeed, data suggests that as many as 90 percent of people have stretch marks. Stretch marks are completely harmless, and there is no medical need to treat them. Stretch marks often appear following pregnancy, puberty, and fluctuations in weight.

skin stretches

Common risk factors for stretch marks include:

  1. Pregnancy
  2. Growth spurts during puberty
  3. Rapid weight gain or loss
  4. Bodybuilding or weight lifting
  5. Steroid use
  6. Breast enlargement surgery

 Stretch marks are harmless to your physical health and will often fade over time without any treatment. But if your stretch marks make you feel uncomfortable with your appearance, it’s important to note that there is no magic bullet to get rid of them. Some of the most common ways to treat stretch marks are as follow:

  1. Prescription retinoid cream
  2. Micro-needling
  3. Laser skin resurfacing
  4. Vascular laser treatment
Home remedies to treat stretch marks:

All the above-mentioned treatments are quite expensive and may not sometimes show the required results. So to get rid of the stretch marks, you should go for home remedies. For this, massage the skin area and get infected with stretch marks with any oil available at your home. This will make the tissues softer and will also help to clear the skin area.  

Also Read: All Do’s And Don’ts Of Skin Allergy That You Need To Follow

Horrifying Habits That Can Destroy Your Sensitive Skin

Top Five Benefits Of Olive Oil For Skin

About the Author: Dr. Iqra Mubashar is a registered Pharmacist originally from Lahore, Pakistan. She has earned her pharmacy degree from the University of veterinary and animal sciences, Lahore. She has completed her internship as a trainee from Children hospital, Lahore. She has completed her research work in clinical pharmacy and pharmaceutics. She has worked as a healthcare documentation head in Al-Qasim enterprises, Islamabad. She has specialized in prescription handling, drugs information, literature research, patient counseling, and pharmaceutical care planning. Her research work on coronavirus is under publication.

For more Skincare news and Beauty latest updates please Like and Follow our Facebook Page and Instagram account…

Most Popular