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I have black dots on my stretch marks

A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Stretch marks: Any kind of stretch marks are breaks in the skin supporting tissue, and are not removable, even surgically, since cutting them out will leave a scar w... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Scars: Hi Stretch marks are similar to scars and don't go away easily. There are no lotions or balms that will make them go away. Sometimes these can be remo... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Yes: If you have gained weight recently, what you described are likely to be stretch marks. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, f... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Leg skin lesion ? : See your primary care provider for a dermatology referral and potential biopsy. Skin lesions in sun exposed areas like your leg need confirmation of ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asha Kamnani
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
Calm and Think: There are several different ways to address your skin condition. You will first need to love and respect your body to be able to take care of it. Topi... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ruptured vein?: Your spots seem to result from ruptured blood vessels under the skin. Have you had any recent bruising or trauma from athletic activities, or from clo... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Stretch marks: Sounds like you have an infection that should be seen by your doctor for treatment
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Stretch marks.: Stretch marks are created when the skin is stretched (i.e., weight loss) causing dermal & epidermal tearing.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Treatments:: Please see a dermatologist or plastic surgeon for evaluation. Possible treatments include fractional laser resurfacing,dermabrasion & medication (... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
A Verified Doctoranswered
55 years experience
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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