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How can I get rid of stretch marks? Is it possible to get rid of stretch marks?

How can I get rid of stretch marks? Is it possible to get rid of stretch marks?

Mederma: Mederma stretch mark cream does fade red stretch marks faster. For greater results procedures are available with the palomar laser system or with injections of carbon dioxide gas, carboxytherapy. Improvement of 50 per cent is achievable. ...Read more

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Stretch Marks (Definition)

Stretch marks = striae caused by ...Read more


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How can I get rid of stretch marks and is it possible?

How can I get rid of stretch marks and is it possible?

No, there is no...: There is no stretch mark removal technique or lotion that really works. Stretch marks fade over time, but are permanent, even if they become much less noticeable over time. As time passes, only people who look closely at the skin will be able to notice the faded marks (and very few people are going to be looking that closely). Dermatologists can help improve marks with laser or infrared therapy. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of stretch marks?

How can you get rid of stretch marks?

Unlikely: Retin-a may help dark stretch marks to soften in color and moisturizers may ease the dryness associated with striae but the rumors about cocoa butter, lanolin, vitamin e, aloe vera are largely unfounded and essentially old wives tales. ...Read more

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How to get rid of stretch marks?

How to get rid of stretch marks?

Laser,carboxytherapy: Creams are only partially effective on new stretch marks. In office procedures for stretch marks include laser -fractionated and palomar 1540 laser which can improve stretch marks. Carboxytherapy is the injection of carbon dioxide gas to safely improve stretch marks in any color skin. See carboxyworld.Com for results. ...Read more

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How to get rid of stretch marks?

How to get rid of stretch marks?

You can't: You can not get rid of them. They are actual trauma to the skin with resultant scar formation. They will fade with time but always be there to some degree. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of stretch marks because of pregnancy?

Not likely: Unfortunately, even if you did see a doctor, there's very little that can be done to get rid of stretch marks. Some methods of treatment include wearing sun screen lotion (because stretch marks tans differently and a tan will make them more noticable). Also, avoiding any further weight gain. Finally, avoid all the "magic remedies" they sell such as cocoa butter, as they do not work. ...Read more

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How could i get rid of stretch marks?

How could i get rid of stretch marks?

Stretch marks: It is unlikely that you can get rid of them on your own. Have your doctor refer you to a specialist in that area. He/she will discuss all the options with you and together you will have to work out how best to proceed. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of old stretch marks?

How can you get rid of old stretch marks?

Stretch marks: Since stretch marks represent a permanent change in the dermis (the deeper layer of skin beneath the surface layer known as the epidermis), there is no amount of resurfacing that can erase them. However, studies have shown that laser treatments can lessen the depth of stretch marks in some patients, with an improvement rate of between 20 and 50%. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of baby stretch marks?

How can you get rid of baby stretch marks?

Fade naturally: These will fade naturally over time and do not require treatment.Mederma stretch mark cream could be tired on older children. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of silvery stretch marks?

How can I get rid of silvery stretch marks?

Stretch marks: Since stretch marks represent a permanent change in the dermis (the deeper layer of skin beneath the surface layer known as the epidermis), there is no amount of resurfacing that can erase them. However, studies have shown that laser treatments can lessen the depth of stretch marks in some patients, with an improvement rate of between 20 and 50%. ...Read more

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Can you really get rid of stretch marks naturally?

Can you really get rid of stretch marks naturally?

Nope!: Stretch marks are tears in the skin cause by weight gain. They can be covered up, but not improved by creams and lotions. The only possibly effective therapy is cosmetic plastic surgery, but that's a big step for a non-health and non-life threatening problem. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of stretch marks and cellulite?

Very hard: Stretch marks are permanent on skin but you can avoid getting stretch marks again by stretching before training,or you can make them appear less by tanning. You can get stretch marks from sudden weight gain or sudden weight loss. ...Read more

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What causes stretch marks and how can I get rid of them?

What causes stretch marks and how can I get rid of them?

Stretch Marks: There is no way to get rid of stretch marks except to excise teh tissue that has then. Stetch marks are scars from stretching the skin causing fracture of the dermal layer of the skin. ...Read more