REMEDIES FOR STRETCH MARK REMOVAL

Stretch marks are long, narrow streaks,lines or stripes, that develop on the skin and occur when the skin is suddenly stretched. Anyone can have stretch mark but it’s common with mostly women and can occur on an part of the bod including thighs, breast, stomach, hips, lower back and upper arm. And this can be as a result of the skin not being able to resume normal form after a period of intense growth often due to pregnancy, weight gain or loss, or puberty.
Remedies for stretch marks
Stretch marks don’t look very good and can ruin the lovely look of the knee-length dress or sleeveless top you have been wanting to wear but worry no more because this article will give you remedies to that problem.
  • Aloe Vera

Aloe vera has healing and soothing properties which can be used to get rid of stretch marks and many other skin problems.

Extract the aloe vera gel from the leaves and apply it on the stretch marks, leave for about 30mins and rinse off. Repeat thrice a day.

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  • Shea Butter

Shea butter is highly moisturizing for the skin, and possesses antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties which keeps the skin healthy and repair damaged cells.

Gently rub the shea butter around the affected area of your skin.

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  • Coconut Oil

Coconut oil has healing properties and reduces the time it takes for the wounds on the skin to heal.

Apply the coconut oil gently around the part of your skin affected by the stretched mark, repeat thrice everyday.

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  • Castor Oil

Castor oil has healing properties which can be used to remedy all skin problems including stretched mark. Castor oil contains ricinoleic acid which is a skin-conditioning agent that fastens the healing of stretch marks and makes them appear a lot lighter.

Warm the castor oil slightly and rub gently on the stretch marks for about 10mins. Repeat thrice everyday.

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  • Cocoa Butter

Cocoa butter penetrates into the deeper layers of the skin, repairs and replenishes damaged cells thereby hydrating your skin and making it smoother.

Mix the cocoa butter with vitamin E, wheat germ oil, kernel oil, beeswax, and apricot oil, heat until the beeswax melts completely away. Cover the mixture in a container and put in the fridge. Apply the mixture on the affected area of your skin gently until it has been absorbed by the skin.

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  • Lemon Juice

Lemon juice contains natural acidity which helps in healing and reducing stretch marks and other skin problems.

Apply fresh lemon juice on the stretch mark, allow to sink into the skin for about 15mins before rinsing out with clean water.

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  • Almond Oil

Almond oil has vitamin E and essential nutrients that nourishes, heals the skin quickly thereby giving the skin a nice complexion.

Heat the almond oil slightly and rub gently on the stretch mark and allow it to dry.

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  • Sugar

Sugar exfoliates your skin, improves circulation and enhances the healing capacity of the stretch marks.

Mix some sugar with almond oil and lemon juice, apply gently on the stretch mark for some minutes, then rinse away. Apply this thrice everyday.

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  • Egg Whites

Eggs are highly rich in protein but here we are in need of just the white part of the egg which contains amino acids and proteins.

Separate the white part of the egg from the yoke. Clean the affected part of your skin with clean water, rub the egg white and allow to dry completely then rinse off. Then apply olive oil to moisturize your skin.

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  • Vitamin E

Vitamin E has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that nourish the skin, keep it healthy, aids in healing the scars, stretch marks and prevents skin aging. To a certain extent, it also protects the skin from UV radiation to a certain extent.

Extract the oil from the vitamin E capsule, rub it gently on the stretch mark for a few minutes and leave it. Repeat thrice a day.

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  • Potato Juice

Potato juice has vitamins and minerals that restore skin cell and  foster growth.

Cut the potato into thick slices, take a piece of the potato and rub gently around the stretch marks until the starch covers the stretch mark. leave it to dry, rinse off with lukewarm water. Repeat thrice a day.

Natural remedies for stretch mark removal

  • Olive Oil

Olive oil is very healthy for the skin, it is rich in vitamins, nutrients, antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties. It helps in relieving multiple skin problems like stretch marks, etc.

Warm the olive oil slightly and rub gently on the affected part of your skin. You don’t have to wash off.

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  • Baking Soda

Baking soda helps in exfoliating the skin and also removes dead skin layers thereby lightening the stretch mark.

Mix the baking soda with lemon juice to form a paste. Apply the mixture on the stretch mark, wrap in a cling and leave it for 30mins. Remove the wrap and wash off with lukewarm water.

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  • Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is rich in malic and acetic acid, which aid in lightening the stretch mark.

Put the apple cider vinegar into a spray bottle, spray it on the affected area of your skin at night and wash off with clean water in the morning. Repeat every night before going to bed.

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These remedies are natural and the best for lightening up stretch marks. Chose any of the remedies that would be convenient for you and ensure to add them in your daily routine to lighten up the stretch marks.

 

 

 

 

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