The causes of stretch marks vary from individualto individual. Generally the resons for stretch marks are excessive weight gain or excessive weight loss and pregnancy. In short, when your skin stretches itself the stretch marks are emerged.
Stretch marks vary in color and appearance. They can be classified under two types
Avoiding stretch marks is a matter of staying hydrated and keeping your skin moisturized. Here are few tips to help you keep your skin stretch mark-free:
There are many home remedies for stretch marks. Though there is no scientific evidence that these will reduce your stretch marks-:
Derma roller instigates the remodelling processes in the skin to start to replace the areas of stretch marks with stronger firmer skin.
It is normal for the area to have superficial scabbing, and the skin can feel dry and begin to peel. You must not pull, pick, or scratch at the skin. With subsequent sessions, skin looks firmer.
Stretch marks can typically be improved with the appropriate selection of laser treatments. Fractional erbium fiber (ResurFX, Lumenis) laser is used for superficial to medium depth scars. ResurFX laser employs the “only one pass” formula. ResurFX is effective, saves your time and secure your skin. ResurFX uses a 1565 nm fiber laser and a very advanced scanner – say goodbye to your scars! This treatment is one of the most reliable scar removal technique which has minimum risk and pain. It is a non-invasive treatment which requires no downtime as the process involves delivering quick energy with the help of fractional laser technology. – get your treatment done and be ready for work the same day! The microbeams penetrate deep causing regrowth of cells and collagen remodelling. Resurfx offers a number of advantages when compared with similar treatments- faster, less painful and flexible.
Dr. Nivedita recommends concoction of lotions that contain collagen , elastin , rosehip oil and vitamin E to be applied on stretch marks in between your sessions to enhance results.