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The Differences Between Red and White Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

Striae, or more commonly known as stretch marks is a normal and common skin issue that many people ...

Striae, or more commonly known as stretch marks is a normal and common skin issue that many people deal with. ...

Why are Certain Types of Skins at a Higher Risk of Developing Stretch Marks?
Stacey Stone ·

Introduction One of the significant trends about stretch marks is that some people are more likely ...

Introduction One of the significant trends about stretch marks is that some people are more likely to develop ...

Stretch Mark Treatment with Laser
Stacey Stone ·

Overview Having stretch marks removed by a doctor sounds easy and enticing. Unfortunately, it is ...

Overview Having stretch marks removed by a doctor sounds easy and enticing. Unfortunately, it is difficult to ...

How Does Tanning Affect Stretch Marks?
Stacey Stone ·

Introduction Tanning is one of the controversial methods of treating stretch marks. The emerging ...

Introduction Tanning is one of the controversial methods of treating stretch marks. The emerging debate ...

Natural Remedies for Those Unwanted Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

Trying to heal and fade stretch marks should not come with a hefty price. It also means that the ...

Trying to heal and fade stretch marks should not come with a hefty price. It also means that the remedies ...

Ways to Conceal Stretch Marks for African Americans
Lorraine Justis ·

It is inevitable that you will get stretch marks when you are pregnant or when you gain weight very ...

It is inevitable that you will get stretch marks when you are pregnant or when you gain weight very quickly. ...

Ways to Exfoliate Your Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

Striae or more commonly known as stretch marks, are small stripes that can be found on different ...

Striae or more commonly known as stretch marks, are small stripes that can be found on different parts of ...

The Common Myths of Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

You may think you know all there is to stretch marks. But you may be surprised after reading this ...

You may think you know all there is to stretch marks. But you may be surprised after reading this article at ...

Ways to Conceal Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

Many people believe stretch marks are unsightly scars. While they know there is no way to fully ...

Many people believe stretch marks are unsightly scars. While they know there is no way to fully remove them, ...

What Oils Can Help Heal Stretch Marks?
Lorraine Justis ·

When it comes to scars, you can get them from many things. Some scars may have come from cuts or ...

When it comes to scars, you can get them from many things. Some scars may have come from cuts or burns while ...

Will Eating Certain Foods Prevent Your Chances For Stretch Marks?
Lorraine Justis ·

When the skin loses its elasticity, stretch marks will form. The most common causes for stretch ...

When the skin loses its elasticity, stretch marks will form. The most common causes for stretch marks are ...

Covering Stretch Marks with Tattoos
Stacey Stone ·

Overview Tattoos have existed in society since time immemorial. Even the oldest tribes used tattoos ...

Overview Tattoos have existed in society since time immemorial. Even the oldest tribes used tattoos to ...

Ways to Naturally Moisturize Your Skin
Lorraine Justis ·

You don’t have to spend tons and tons of money on various types of skincare creams or ...

You don’t have to spend tons and tons of money on various types of skincare creams or treatments found ...

At Home Remedies to Make Your Stretch Marks Lighter
Lorraine Justis ·

Stretch marks are often considered unsightly and noticeable marks by both women and men. Often ...

Stretch marks are often considered unsightly and noticeable marks by both women and men. Often times, stretch ...

How Safe is Micro Needling when Done on Stretch Marks?
Stacey Stone ·

Overview What differentiates stretch marks from other conditions is that stretch marks appear ...

Overview What differentiates stretch marks from other conditions is that stretch marks appear without any ...

What Effect Does Exercise Have on Stretch Marks?
Stacey Stone ·

Overview Keeping fit through physical activity has a number of positive effects on the health of ...

Overview Keeping fit through physical activity has a number of positive effects on the health of your skin. ...

The 6 Most Common Reasons You Get Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

It doesn’t matter what size or gender you are, it is highly likely there are stretch marks ...

It doesn’t matter what size or gender you are, it is highly likely there are stretch marks your body. ...

Using Jojoba Oil to Treat Stretch Marks and Acne Scars
Lorraine Justis ·

The oils taken and derived from a plant known as the jojoba plant have been known for its healing ...

The oils taken and derived from a plant known as the jojoba plant have been known for its healing properties ...

Can Stretch Marks Hurt?
Lorraine Justis ·

Akin to an elastic band, the skin on your body was created and meant to give and stretch. However, ...

Akin to an elastic band, the skin on your body was created and meant to give and stretch. However, when it ...

What Supplements Should You Take For Stretch Marks?
Lorraine Justis ·

The main reason for stretch marks are due to the stretching of the skin to its limit. Common causes ...

The main reason for stretch marks are due to the stretching of the skin to its limit. Common causes for ...

Striae Before and After Losing Weight
Stacey Stone ·

Introduction Stretch marks or striae appear as reddish, pinkish, and purplish stretches on ...

Introduction Stretch marks or striae appear as reddish, pinkish, and purplish stretches on different parts of ...

What To Do About Red Striae
Stacey Stone ·

Overview The way people react to or treat a skin disease has significant effects on the results. ...

Overview The way people react to or treat a skin disease has significant effects on the results. The same ...

Do Creams Help in Stretch Mark Prevention?
Stacey Stone ·

Introduction Hundreds of creams claim to prevent the development of stretch marks. However, it is ...

Introduction Hundreds of creams claim to prevent the development of stretch marks. However, it is difficult ...

Can Breast Stretch Marks Be Prevented?
Lorraine Justis ·

Stretch marks form on the body when the skin has reached it’s capacity too quickly and can no ...

Stretch marks form on the body when the skin has reached it’s capacity too quickly and can no longer ...

How to Diminish Stretch Marks from Exercise
Lorraine Justis ·

Most people often associate stretch marks with reasons such as pregnancy or a rapid weight gain. ...

Most people often associate stretch marks with reasons such as pregnancy or a rapid weight gain. There are ...

Ways to Tighten Loose Skin and Fade Stretch Marks
Katherine Salgado ·

For women, loose skin along with stretch marks are the most frequent complaints they have about ...

For women, loose skin along with stretch marks are the most frequent complaints they have about their bodies ...

Using Vitamin C to Minimize Stretch Marks
Stacey Stone ·

Overview Women develop stretch marks on their skin due to a number of factors. Some of the common ...

Overview Women develop stretch marks on their skin due to a number of factors. Some of the common factors ...

How to Treat Stretch Marks on the Inner Thighs During Pregnancy
Lorraine Justis ·

Almost all women who become pregnant will end up with stretch marks due to their weight gain while ...

Almost all women who become pregnant will end up with stretch marks due to their weight gain while carrying ...

Home Treatments and Remedies to Prevent and Diminish Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

If you are wanting to get rid of stretch marks, you’ve probably have tried over the counter ...

If you are wanting to get rid of stretch marks, you’ve probably have tried over the counter lotions, ...

Steps to Help Men Get Rid of Stretch Marks
Lorraine Justis ·

Striae or known to most folks as stretch marks are scars that form on the skin. They often appear ...

Striae or known to most folks as stretch marks are scars that form on the skin. They often appear initially ...

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Lorraine Justis
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All About Stretch Marks

This site is dedicated to providing you with the best information regarding stretch marks, what causes them, symptoms and characteristics of this disfiguring condition and ways to fade and repair your skin. Medically, stretch marks are known as striae distensae, which refers to a general term describing a form of scarring on the skin with an off-color hue. For many individuals, stretch marks can be not just itchy but unsightly, as well as, causing emotional distress, especially in visible areas that clothes can’t hide. We aim to provide the most comprehensive resource available about stretch marks and how to fade their appearance and to nourish the skin in order to improve tone and elasticity.

We provide you with impartial, up-to-the-minute information regarding this very common condition that afflicts many individuals. The severity of stretch marks varies between individuals, for some, these reddish or purple lesions can appear light and not be bothersome at all, for others, the itching and severe redness can be unbearable. Not to mention the emotional impact disfiguring marks can have on individuals. Stretch marks suffering need not be the case. There are measures you can take to control symptoms and manage them.