Stretch marks can be very annoying, they can appear on any part of your body.
Although, pregnancy and puberty are the two most common times in life to get stretch marks.
Both men and women can have stretch marks, it first appears as a thin red line on your skin that takes on a different texture than the surrounding skin layer. Stretch marks can be in places where they will be very obvious and glaring, while some can be in hideous places. To get rid of stretch marks can be very difficult. But there are some remedies that can help minimize the appearance of stretch marks and help them to fade more quickly.
The remedies are therefore as follows:
1. Aloe vera is a natural healing agent and a skin softener. This makes it a good home remedy to try for stretch marks.
Just apply pure aloe vera from a plant to your stretch marks daily after your shower.
2. Vitamin A is referred to as a retinoid it makes the skin appear more smooth and youthful.
Food such as sweet potatoes and carrots can also help you increase your vitamin A levels.
Simply using a topical extract of vitamin A, or taking vitamin A orally, can contribute to your skin and overall appearance.
All you need to do is mix one cup of sugar with 1/4 cup of a softening agent, like coconut oil or almond oil.
Add some lemon juice. And scrub the mixture on the part of your body where the stretch marks are.
You can repeat several times a week, making sure to rub the mixture on for 8-10 minutes.
3. Collagen production can be stimulated with hyaluronic acid.
As we grow older, collagen decreases in our face and our bodies.
Collagen is the protein in our skin that allows it to keep its shape and appear healthy.
4. Coconut oil is good for any skin damage, coconut oil will help heal the appearance quickly.
The healing properties help to cure skin wounds.
You can apply virgin coconut oil to your stretch marks each day, this will take away some of their red appearances.