Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Which cream to apply to prevent stretch marks? And from when should I start applying?
Answer: Most women develop stretch marks on their abdomen during pregnancy, however it is also common to get them on the breasts, thighs, hips, lower back and buttocks. they are most likely to appear in places where large amounts of fat are stored. Aloe vera is effective in the treatment of many skin problems. Its healing and soothing properties can be used to get rid of stretch marks. You can directly rub aloe vera gel on the affected skin area, leave it on for 15 minutes and then rinse the skin with lukewarm water. Bio oil is also effective.you can use coconut and olive oil also. Rubbing coconut oil on your belly may help reduce the appearance of stretch marks since it works as a natural moisturizer. And have lots of water to keep you hydrated.
Question: When to start applying stretch marks cream ?
Answer: Congratulations on your pregnancy I can understand your anxiety. It's best to start taking care at very early stage, so that intensity of stretch marks will be very less. Always keep skin in good moisturised manner. Take oil baths regularly. Apply good moisturiser. Drink lots of liquids such as Water, fruit juices, coconut water and butter milk. Eat food rich in vitamin c. Apply collagen to entire body, especially to tummy and thighs. Vaseline moisturiser and bio oil both are good. You can use them according to your convenience. Take care
Question: At which week I can start applying stretch marks cream?
Answer: You can use oils in your abdomen when you are pregnant. It is very safe compared to creams available in the market. You can use coconut oil, olive oil or a mixture of both on your skin . Use this mixture twice a day with gentle relaxing massage on your skin. Dryness causes stretch marks, so keep yourself hydrated too by drinking 3 litres of water everyday. Voila you will be free from stretch marks. I tried the same and have very minimal stretch marks. Post delivery you can use creams available in the market or continue this oil itself. Hope this helps.