Stretch Marks

We develop stretch marks when our bodies are suddenly subjected to excessive stretching of the skin whether through rapid weight gain, growth spurts, bulking up muscle when in training or from being pregnant. Keep in mind that stretch marks occur when your skin grows at a significantly faster rate than normal.  This causes the skin to stretch, tear and may cause unsightly violet colored marks on your body.

While it is possible to treat stretch marks symptoms once they have appeared, it is a good idea to prevent stretch marks from occurring in the first place.

Men also get stretch marks but these are often not so visible because they tend to be covered by hair. Apart from the usual causes, stretch marks in men can occur as a result of disease such as Cushing's Syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Marfan Syndrome, Diabetes and even the over use of steroid hormones.

There are various ways in which you can prevent stretch marks, especially if you are pregnant or hope to become pregnant shortly:

 

The real trick to preventing stretch marks is to start a healthy skin maintenance ritual before they even begin. H-Stretch Marks Formula will put you ahead of the game, and guarantee a greater chance of preventing and/or eliminating those stretch marks.

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