Stretch marks are visible lines on the surface of the skin. When the skin is stretched, the collagen gets weak and its normal cycle of production is weakened which causes the appearance of scars on the top layer of skin.

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They are often found on the abdominal wall, thighs, arms, and buttocks.

Stretch marks are often caused by pregnancy, sudden weight loss, stress and other kinds of changes in physical conditions.

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Often, these marks make us feel uncomfortable or self-conscious, good thing there are ways on how to make them fade naturally.

Here are some ways on how to get rid of stretch marks naturally:

 

Lemon

Lemon juice is known to be a natural bleaching agent because it is naturally acidic, which is why it is often used in removing scars.

Simply rub the juice on the scars and let it dry for 10 minutes before rinsing with warm water.

 

Aloe Vera

This plant is known for its healing and soothing effects. It also helps in getting rid of stretch marks.

Rub the Aloe Vera gel on your skin and leave it for 15 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water afterwards.

 

Olive Oil

This oil is high in Vitamin E which is great for your skin. It also contains lots of nutrients and antioxidants.

Massage the oil in your skin and leave it for at least half an hour.

 

Water

Keep your body hydrated by drinking 8 up to 10 glasses a day. This could help protect the skin from any problems and helps in detoxification. It can also help make your skin soft and maintains the elasticity of your skin.

 

 

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