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how to remove my stretch marks

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Tuma
Dr. Gary Tuma answered
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Abdominoplasty: Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) is a great operation for the right candidate to address the abdomen. It removes excess skin and fat in that region and cr ... Read More
Dr. Jeremy White
16 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends: Tummy tucks (witch hazel) can feel tight for a while and can hurt, just as with any other surgery. I often use special catheters after surgery that gi ... Read More
Dr. Azita Madjidi
30 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Tummy tuck hurts for a few days and it is variable from patient to patient. Now if not having stretch marks is worth the post operative pain , is your ... Read More

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
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Consult your doctor: Stretch marks are a problem and usually relate to excessive weight. Even if that's not true for you i suggest you talk with your family doctor and he ... Read More
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Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
Normal: There is nothing to do to prevent them and they fade with time. You can google about this and I am sure will find many things for sale, but evidence ... Read More
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Dr. Roy Arnold
47 years experience Internal Medicine
Not much helps: In a randomized trial, a cream containing Centella asiatica extract, alpha tocopherol (vitamin E), and collagen-elastin hydrolysates seemed to prevent ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manuel Trujillo, jr.
13 years experience Plastic Surgery
No easy way.: Stretch marks represent a tear in the dermis (strength layer) of the skin. There are a number of treatments including surgery, laser, topical therapy ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Stretch marks: Treatments: Please see a dermatologist or plastic surgeon for evaluation. Possible treatments include fractional laser resurfacing,dermabrasion & ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Swati Avashia
23 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Maybe: Depending on your skin type and the appearance of the marks, laser treatmet might work. Talk with a dermatologist.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Creams/laser: Stretch marks are a difficult problem. There are surgeries and laser treatments that can remove them. But before you go that route it would be worth ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Stretch Marks: There are a few different types of lasers that are used to help minimize stretch marks — the pulsed dye laser and fractional laser therapy are two of ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cocoa butter: I'm getting some good feedback from patients.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Sorry, no: You are not alone out there! stretch marks have not been tackled effectively even by modern medicine. All the claims of different topical creams/preps ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Fractional laser: Stretch marks can be improved in their appearance through the use of fractional laser such as the fraxel laser, or by using a micro-needling techniq ... Read More
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