Stretch marks happens to almost everyone. They form when your skin changes shape due to rapid gain or putting on weight, skin stretches to accommodate the growth. Especially if you work with hardware, adjustableclamp and have rapid muscle growth. It’s completely natural but can be seemingly ugly in extreme cases. Many people find it hard to adjust with stretch marks as it can make them feel subconscious about their bodies. Even though stretch marks cannot be completely removed without expensive skin grafting surgeries that are not in everyone’s forte financially, there are some home remedies that can help lessen the appearance of stretch marks.
Sugar is considered a great exfoliator. Some people swear by the microdermabrasion capability of sugar. By rubbing sugar on your skin as a scrub, you create small lesions on your skin. Lesions are damages that your body then works on mending and as a result it lessens the appearance of stretch marks through reconstruction.
2. Argan oil
Argan oil is rich with vitamin E. Vitamin E is great for rejuvenating and repairing skin when applied topically. It mends the broken tissues that are caused by stretch marks, making the marks appear to be healed.
3. Lemon juice
Lemon juice is a natural bleach, so when it is applied to skin it lightens the area. Apply a dab of freshly squeezed lemon juice or simply rub a wedge after you used it on a regular basis. You will start noticing the difference in a few months.
4. Castor oil
Castor oil is also rich in Vitamin E and when applied on your skin directly can induce a healing effect on the damaged tissue. Massage for 15 minutes every day and cover the area with a cotton pad, applying some heat through heating pads for best results.