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How to get rid of stretch marks on butt groin n side waist n knees I m 19 yr old n hav gain weighed?

How to get rid of stretch marks on butt groin n side waist n knees I m 19 yr old n hav gain weighed?

Difficult: I don't know of any way to actually get rid of stretch marks once they have occurred. They are actually a stretching of the dermal layer of your skin. Some people suggest shea butter but I have never seen any treatment work except for excising them in surgery. ...Read more

Dr. Morris Westfried
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What to do if I have stretch marks on my butt's buns?

What to do if I have stretch marks on my butt's buns?

Little you can do: 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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What should I do to get rid of stretch marks on my butt?

What should I do to get rid of stretch marks on my butt?

Stretch marks: 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 did I get stretch marks near by butt. How can I get rid of them?

How did I get stretch marks near by butt. How can I get rid of them?

Growth: Stretch marks due to weight gain or growth will slowly be less conspicuous with time. That is not your problem. You need professional help to identify and treat your drowsiness and itch. ...Read more

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What topical treatment can you recommend to me for minimizing my stretch marks in my butt.?

What topical treatment can you recommend to me for minimizing my stretch marks in my butt.?

Retin A (tretinoin) and vit C: Treatment of stretch marks varies depending on many factors. The most important is your type of skin (firm vs soft), the duration of the lesions (older ones are harder to treat.) then the color. The white ones are tougher to treat than the red ones. Try retin a (tretinoin) 0.05% cream at night and vit c serum in the morning. It takes at least 2 months to see improvement. Laser tx is your next choice. ...Read more

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I have loads stretch marks on my butt some light some dark is there anything I can do to get rid of them and to also avoid anymore appearing?

I have loads stretch marks on my butt some light some dark is there anything I can do to get rid of them and to also avoid anymore appearing?

Try a few things: Stretch marks are caused when the body rapidly changes in size, often with pregnancy, puberty, or rapid weight gain. Taking measures to decrease weight or stop weight gain is one step to avoid further marks. For old marks, you can try the following: daily moisturizer, glycolic acid (AHA), or vitamin E oil. For new marks prescription Retin-A can be helpful. Laser treatments are another good option. ...Read more

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Why do I have stretch marks on my butt? I have cbeen trying to figure this out for over a year. I've never been fat. What can I do to get rid of them?

Why do I have stretch marks on my butt? I have cbeen trying to figure this out for over a year. I've never been fat. What can I do to get rid of them?

Not much: There isn't a lot that you can do about stretch marks. If you are having new stretch marks without being over weight, you should see a doctor to make sure there isn't anything else going on. ...Read more

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Why do I have stretch marks on my butt? I was never fat. I have a fast metabolism. How can I make them go away? Lotions?

Genes: Stretch marks are part related to genetics. You might have had a growth spurt causing your skin to stretch excessively.
Unfortunately there are no proven means of eliminating them. Cocoa butter used early on might help fade it some. ...Read more

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I'm 18, 5.10ft and around 11.6 stone, im male (is this ok size?). I have stretch marks on my butt (very recent), is this normal?! im fairly wellbuilt

I'm 18, 5.10ft and around 11.6 stone, im male (is this ok size?). I have stretch marks on my butt (very recent), is this normal?! im fairly wellbuilt

Normal: Based on your height and weight, your bmi (body mass index) places you under 25, which means your weight for height is fine. (your calculated bmi is 23.3)

a bmi of 25-29 is considered overweight.

For your question about the stretch marks, he's a helpful link for the more common causes in men:
http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/98037-causes-stretch-marks-men/. ...Read more

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I am a 22 year old female, I have acne and white stretch marks on my butt since I was a teenager. What is some of the ways that I can eliminate that?

I am a 22 year old female, I have acne and white stretch marks on my butt since I was a teenager. What is some of the ways that I can eliminate that?

Stretch marks: I am not aware of a way to eliminate the stretch marks is plastic surgery. If related to weight gain then you must also lose weight. I recommend DASH eating plan. Happy to do 2nd opinion to get you on track. ...Read more

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How to remove naturally a stretch mark on my butt area?

How to remove naturally a stretch mark on my butt area?

You can't: Sorry, a stretch mark essentially is a scar. You can lighten it (w/mederma or similar), but it is there unless you consult a plastic surgeon but then something else will be there--? Better or worse? ...Read more

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How can I reduce the look of stretch marks on hips and butt!?

How can I reduce the look of stretch marks on hips and butt!?

Lift or laser: Lift can remove those w/i a few inches of where the incision ends up. Laser has some benefit in some. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of dark stretch marks on my hips butt and thighs?

How can I get rid of dark stretch marks on my hips butt and thighs?

Time: Stretch marks are when deep collagen deposits break apart. They occur in areas of higher fat including abdomen, buttocks, breasts, thighs, arms. In general, they are red, pink, or purple and streaky. The streaks will fade with time typically, but he may want to see a doctor if she would like to try other medications to light the skin. You should see your family practice physician. ...Read more

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I am from India. I have terrible stretch marks on my arms, butt, boobs, stomach & thighs. What will help me? I'm willing to do anything.

I am from India. I have terrible stretch marks on my arms, butt, boobs, stomach & thighs. What will help me? I'm willing to do anything.

See clinician first: Start with your primary clinician who can review your health history. For example, why do you have the stretch marks - recent pregnancy, recent extreme weight loss (planned; unplanned), underlying disease? Then discuss options. You may require the services of a plastic surgeon. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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I have red marks on my butt I don't know what they are but I know there not stretch marks?

I have red marks on my butt I don't know what they are but I know there not stretch marks?

Do they bother you?: If you think you have a genuine medical problem, see a DR. No diagnosis possible from this description. ...Read more

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What are stretch marks?

What are stretch marks?

Tearing of dermis: When skin stretches rapidly like with pregnancy or weight gain the top layer or dermis can tear. When this happens it becomes discolored in some individuals causing stretch marks. ...Read more

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What causes stretch marks?

No: Stretch marks occur when the skin is stretched due to obesity or pregnancy. Then, after whatever caused the stretching of the skin goes away (delivery or weight loss)- the skin changes persist. ...Read more

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How are stretch marks made?

How are stretch marks made?

Stretch marks.: Stretch marks are created when the skin is stretched (i.e., weight loss) causing dermal & epidermal tearing. ...Read more

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How to lose stretch marks?!

How to lose stretch marks?!

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 stretch marks occur?

Stretch marks: Stretch marks are scarring of the dermis. They occur when there has been rapid growth and stretching of tissue like in growth spurts, pregnancy and obesity. They fade over time. ...Read more

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When do stretch marks occur?

When do stretch marks occur?

Third trimester: Generally, stretch marks will occur after a pregnant mom begins to really show. They occur more commonly later in pregnancy. ...Read more

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How do I remove stretch marks?

How do I remove stretch marks?

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 that anything is better than just waiting for them to fade is ellusive. Losing weight and getting back in trim with exercise is the best cure and tanning is helpful cosmetically. You are a mother and can be proud of it. ...Read more

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How can I reduce stretch marks?

How can I reduce stretch marks?

Trenitoin, laser, micr: Some dermatologist recommend retinoin like reina, renova, (tretinoin) Avita work on recent strech marks
laser therapy uses intense wavwlength of light to stimulate growth of collagen, elastin and melanin
microdermabrasion
usually removes topmost layer of skin which may prompt growth of new more elastic skin
so see a cosmetic dermatologist, these treatments are not covered by insurance as determined cosmetic. ...Read more

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How to eliminate stretch marks?

It's difficult: Stretch marks are little tears in the epidermis or skin, caused by relatively rapid stretching of the skin. Causes of stretch marks are usually pregnancy, or significant weight gain.
Stretch marks will fade from pink to a silver color with time. They can only be removed with chemical peels, dermabrasion or laser therapy. ...Read more

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How can I remove stretch marks?

How can I remove stretch marks?

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, and chemical peeling. Other than surgery, which trades a scar for a stretch mark, none of these have been proven to be greatly effective. Depending on the location, a consult with a plastic surgeon may be beneficial. ...Read more

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How can you remove stretch marks?

How can you remove stretch marks?

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