Patient Comments: Stretch Marks - Effective Treatments

What kinds of treatments have been effective for your stretch marks?

Comment from: Kevin, 13-18 Male (Patient) Published: February 25

I'm an 18 year old been doing bodybuilding for the last 2 years. I have stretch marks on my thighs, triceps/biceps, and on my shoulders - had them for a while. I've used bio oil, cocoa butter and some vitamin E cream but nothing seemed too help.

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Comment from: eeeefvcW, 19-24 Female (Patient) Published: February 22

I've been using the Lady Soma Skin & Nail Treatment as my stretch mark lotion to prevent stretch marks. I use it every morning after I shower and once again at night since I was 12 weeks pregnant. I am now 32 weeks and I have no stretch marks. I wasn't sure if it would work for stretch marks, but it did moisturize my skin and I haven't had to deal with an itchy belly. I am going to continue using it throughout my pregnancy and possibly afterwards to keep my skin moisturized.

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Comment from: Paula, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: January 25

I really liked the Made from Earth Aloe & Jojoba Creme Therapy. I didn't get any stretch marks until the last few weeks of my pregnancy and I chalk that up to good genes more than anything. Regardless though the product did keep me from itching my belly as much as my skin tightened and was moisturizing without being to greasy. I am still using the product three weeks after having my baby and the stretch marks seem to be fading away. I am now buying the product for my best friend who is pregnant. I would recommend the Made from Earth Aloe & Jojoba Therapy to everyone who is pregnant!

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Comment from: Regis 35, Male (Patient) Published: October 13

I had started using this stretch mark cream 4 weeks after having my baby. It's the Dr. Max Powers brand of stretch mark cream. I can say that it did help smooth some of the stretch marks and really moisturize the skin. Some of the lines are barely noticeable now. I have only been using this for 3 weeks.

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Comment from: Crissy, 19-24 Female (Patient) Published: November 05

I'm a 21-year-old about to have my first baby. I have gained many stretch marks on the back of my legs, hips, knees, buttocks, and sides. I tried vitamin E oil and pregnancy lotions. So far, they've not been helping. My doctor told me there is nothing I can do about them.

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Comment from: Shenaz, 45-54 Male (Caregiver) Published: January 21

It's possible to improve stretch marks and if they are fresh there is a better chance of them responding quickly to treatment. The Eporex mesotherapy would be the best treatment for stretch marks whereby herbal essences and Vit C are introduced to the area to be treated through transdermal delivery and these will help the skin to regenerate.

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Comment from: mmaryB, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: November 30

I have been using Brenese Cacao Butter Cream for stretch marks and my stretch marks are basically gone. I get surprised every time I look at my body. My friends say that I do not look like I have had children because my skin tightened up.

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Comment from: majorie, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: October 27

I am 27 years old from Ghana and have a fare complexion. I had a small stretch mark on my upper arm. I used a tube of Hyprogel and it has created a lot of stretch marks all over my arms, legs, and in between my hips. I am so worried and need help.

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Comment from: 35-44 Male (Patient) Published: August 17

I have stretch marks right below my scrotum, which I think is a pretty weird place to develop striation but my doctor said that it's OK. I would appreciate another professional opinion regarding this matter.

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