Stretch marks are one of the problems faced by most women after giving birth. But it`s not just women who suffer from this unsightly lesion, man do also acquire this. Stretch marks is caused when the fibers deep the epidermis was stretch too much and losses it`s elasticity. This is mostly due to hormonal change, pregnancy and gaining or losing weight.
There are several ways on how to get rid of stretch marks: from cheap to expensive or natural to surgical methods.
Let`s look first at the natural method, the cheapest but not the fastest way to heal the scars. Choose healthy food for your skin such as foods rich in Vitamins A, C, E and Zinc; research for foods that are rich in these vitamins. Although you can buy vitamins in the pharmacy but nothing can beat the natural, because we do not know some of those vitamins are synthetically made. Also, drink plenty of water. Water will make your skin smooth and soft. But avoid coffee, because it has ingredients that stimulate the development of stretch marks.
The fastest but the most expensive is the surgical method. There are aesthetic clinics that offer laser surgery for stretch marks. Many think that this is the best way but again be careful, choose a reliable and licensed doctor to do this.
Laser surgery can be effective but there is another method that as effective as it is but will not cost you much – applying creams that specifically for stretch marks. There are many creams in the market for removing stretch marks that sometimes it could be daunting looking for the best. Always do research first for reviews and comparison of different products. And always check the ingredients.
Applying creams suited for your skin and eating the right food will surely get the result that you want; some claims it`s better than surgical!