Natural Remedies Of Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are lines or a type of scar that develops when the skin stretches or shrinks. When stretch marks first appear, they tend to be red, purple, pink, reddish-brown, or dark brown, depending on your skin color. Early stretch marks may feel slightly raised and can be itchy. 
Stretch marks are not physically dangerous but can cause problems with self-image and anxiety 

  • Stretch marks are stripes that occur when the skin is stretched too quickly.
  • Stretch marks often fade over time without treatment and do not pose any serious long-term health risks.     
  • If you develop stretch marks, you’re most likely to do so during these times:                     
    • Growth spurts that happen in puberty

    • Pregnancy

    • Rapid weight loss or gain

    • Weight training when you have rapid muscle growth


1. Cocoa Butter 

Cocoa butter helps to repair dry skin and fade unsightly marks, like discoloration and scars. It is often used for the prevention and treatment of stretch marks. 
Massage the cocoa butter into the stretch marks about twice a day, once in the morning and once in the night before going to bed. Please be patient with this treatment process, it can take up to a month or longer before seeing visible results.

2. Almond and Coconut oil 

Coconut oil is highly emollient and can help keep skin hydrated. This may make it more elastic and less prone to stretch marks.  Use almond and coconut oil in equal quantities yo reduce stretch marks. Massage it on the skin regularly. It’s absolutely natural with little or no side effects.

3. Argan Oil

Gently apply Moroccan argan oil for stretch marks twice a day, it will heal, soothe and clarity your skin. Add Argan oil on those marks before bed, rub gently to make sure the skin absorb the oil, don’t forget to exfoliate. 
4. Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera is a plant that helps regenerate skin tissue and as such it has miraculous healing properties. Take the fresh gel from the leaf and massage onto the area and leave on for 20-30 minutes. Do it daily and wash off with tepid water.  

5. Stretch Mark Mask

How to: 2 egg yolks, beaten 
              Lemon juice 
              2tsp oatmeal
              2tsp almond paste 
              Milk to mix to smooth paste

Mix all ingredients well and apply on the marks and let it dry completely. Wash off with cold water while scrubbing gently. This should be done on alternate days.