Stretch marks affect men and women equally. Especially women are more prone to stretch marks during pregnancy as a result of weight gain. They are formed by the breakage of collagen fibers caused by the overstretching of skin. There are a lot of home remedies that can help you in both preventing and removing stretch marks. Take a look at how we can keep stretch marks at bay and retain the wonderful beauty of your skin.
1. Cocoa Butter
It’s a perfect recipe for removing the stretch marks! If you start its treatment at the initial stage it removes them completely and its plus point is that it also prevents the formation of new stretch marks. Massage helps in improving the blood circulation, which makes the skin look plump and hence it reduces the marks. So massage this cream thoroughly on your stretch marks!
2. Aloe vera Gel
Aloe vera is one of the best remedies of stretch marks. Apply it on your skin and massage thoroughly. It can help in the removal of scar formation. With its regular massage, broken tissues of your body start repairing. You can also add olive oil in aloe vera to increase absorption to get better results. Moreover, you also add the capsules of vitamin A and E to get an amazing power to fight these stretch marks.
3. Wheat Germ and Calendula
Calendula – A common ingredient in medicated skin creams which is used for the treatment of skin disorders and diseases. Wheat germ is replete with abundant skin vitamins like vitamin E, D, and A. It’s enriched with patients and minerals which help in the nourishment of the damaged skin. Try it and you will feel the difference within a month!
4. Avocado, Sweet Almond Oil, and Jojoba
Before removing the stretch marks, we must put our efforts to prevent their further occurrence. Avocado is a natural fat which helps in the nourishment and lightening of stretch marks. add a few drops of chamomile and lavender oil into sweet almond oil, avocado, and jojoba and mix them well. Apply the mixture and feel the difference!
Coffer? A treatment of stretch marks? Shocking! But it’s true. Grind some coffee beans and add some collagen lotion or any herbal lotion. Mix well! Rub the mixture gently on your skin. Massage smoothly in the circular direction. Do it twice or thrice a day before taking a shower and feel the difference!