A 28-year-old female asked:
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is it safe to use pure cocoa and shea butters on belly during pregnancy?not a cream,the pure butter itself,to prevent stretch marks

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Safe, BUT: Do not expect any wonderful result. Stretch marks are determined by factors other than dry skin. Mostly by how much the skin is stretched. Any lubricating agent will do the same.
Answered on Jun 15, 2014
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