Stretch marks are visible lines on skin’s surface. The can appear on the stomach, breasts, the upper arm, thighs and buttocks. Even though pregnancy is one of the main reasons for stretch marks’ occurrence, there can be other causes such as sudden weight gain or weight loss, rapid growth, inherited factor, stress and physical change in women.
Stretch marks can shake women’s confidence. Fortunately, there are numerous natural ways with which you can get rid of this unpleasant appearance.
Aloe Vera is very efficient for treating numerous skin problems. It contains lots of different nutrients and active compounds which help in treating small burns. This plant’s soothing and healing properties can be also used for treating stretch marks.
Use freshly squeezed lemon juice in order to get rid of stretch marks. Lemon has natural acidity which can help in the process of treating and reducing stretch marks, skin damaging, acne and other marks. Apply lemon juice by gently massaging the affected areas.
Potato juice is great tool when it comes to treating stretch marks because it contains vitamins and minerals which have the ability to recover skin’s cells. Cut the potato in thick pieces. Rub the affected areas with the potato piece for several minutes. Rinse the rubbed area with lukewarm water after the potato juice has completely dried. Practice this method on a daily basis until you notice the great results.
Olive oil contains lots of nutrients and antioxidants which help in the process of eliminating numerous skin problems, including stretch marks. Apply some olive oil onto the affected areas while doing circle motions. This massage will improve blood circulation and will also reduce stretch marks. Wash your skin after half an hour.
Researches have shown that castor oil is not only great for stimulating hair growth, but is also great tool against stretch marks. Apply the oil onto the affected areas by doing circle motion-massage. Do this for 15 minutes or so. After you are done massaging, place thin cotton towel onto the affected area. Fill a bottle with warm water and rub it through the towel for 20 minutes. If you practice this method on a daily basis, for a month, you will notice the results, which will amaze you.
White sugar is one of the best tools for stretch mark removal. You can use it as a peeling. All you need to do is mix one tablespoon of sugar with several drops of essential almond oil and