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How do I get rid of stretch marks?

How do I get rid of stretch marks?

Mederma, co2, laser: Mederma stretch mark has an effect but not dramatic on fresh stretch marks, carboxytherapy, the injections of medical carbon dioxide gas, can improve stretxh marks in amy color skin. It stimulates new firbroblast formation and works in any color of skin. Fractionated laser works on fresh stretch marks in light color skin. ...Read more

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Stretch Marks (Definition)

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How do I get rid of stretch marks?

How do I get rid of stretch marks?

TIncture of time: Sorry, no magic; there is no quick way to get rid of stretch marks. They will lessen considerably over time in many cases, but the half-life of collagen is about one year -- meaning it takes a year to see even a 50% improvement in their appearance. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of stretch marks ?

How do I get rid of stretch marks ?

Stretch Mark: Treatments: Please see a dermatologist or plastic surgeon for evaluation. Possible treatments include fractional laser resurfacing, dermabrasion & medication (i.e., retinoids). ...Read more

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How do I get rid of stretch marks fast?

How do I get rid of stretch marks fast?

Sorry: 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 I get rid of stretch marks around my back?

How do I get rid of stretch marks around my back?

Stretch marks : Stretch marks are difficult to improve. Overtime, redness fades and whitish streaks remain. Laser, topical retin a (tretinoin) , vitamin e may be recommended by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of stretch marks on and around my arms? What should I use to completely get rid of them?

How do I get rid of stretch marks on and around my arms? What should I use to completely get rid of them?

Sorry: 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 I get rid of stretch marks on my stomach naturally or any cheap type lotion?

How do I get rid of stretch marks on my stomach naturally or any cheap type lotion?

Not a guarantee: Once this type of mark occurs on the skin then it is often permanent. Over time stretch marks will fade but the mark it leaves on the skin may always be present, though less obvious. Lasers can help reduce the color but there is not really any topical treatment that will help this. See your doctor to help determine why you (at 18 years old) have them. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of stretch marks on my stomach and make my penis longer?

How do I get rid of stretch marks on my stomach and make my penis longer?

Hope it helps: I found an article that might help you in webmd "Penis Enlargement: Does It Work?" http://www.m.webmd.com/men/guide/penis-enlargement-does-it-work ...Read more

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How do I get rid of stretch marks in my calf and legs. It's making me depressed i'm trying to lose weight?

See your doctor.: Talk to a dermatologist about any possible treatments for significant stretch marks. There are a variety of over-the-counter remedies that may help. Bio-oil is one moisturizer that has been advertised as helping to decrease stretch marks. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of stretch marks from pregnancy?

How do I get rid of stretch marks from pregnancy?

Marks fade but stay: Pregnancy stretch marks, as well as stretch marks from body building or obesity, are lines where the second layer of skin (the dermis, under the surface) has cracked and separated. The stretch marks heal in that position, but their width narrows after the tummy shrinks down after delivery. The lines fade with time, but never go away completely. ...Read more

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How do I get rid pregnancy stretch marks on my tummy?

How do I get rid pregnancy stretch marks on my tummy?

Laser: The best method i've heard of is laser therapy with a plastic surgeon or dermatologist. See one of those doctors for a consultation. ...Read more

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How do i get rid of my stretch marks. I'm 13 and I have had stretch marks a while now. How do I get rid of them???

How do i get rid of my stretch marks. I'm 13 and I have had stretch marks a while now. How do I get rid of them???

You need to see a: doctor who specializes in lasers (preferably one who is a fellow of the American Board of Laser Medicine and Surgery), to discuss treatment options. Early stretch marks on younger individuals respond the best to laser treatments, but it can be costly. ...Read more

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I got purple strecth marks on the sides of my hipes and beginning on my arm near my shoulder how do I get rid of my stretch marks or prevent them ?

Mederma: Mederma stretch mark cream will decrease the appearance of red stretch marks. To repair stretch marks a in office procedure using carboxytherapy- injection of medical carbon dioxide gas( see carboxyworld.Com) or laser. The new 2 wavelength device from palomar has initially good results in recent report. ...Read more

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How do I effectively get rid of stretch marks that were not caused by a pregnancy?

How do I effectively get rid of stretch marks that were not caused by a pregnancy?

Sorry: 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 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 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