Archive for Causes and Types

Tips to Prevent Stretch Marks During and After Pregnancy

Tips to Prevent Stretch Marks During and After Pregnancy

Posted On: April 22, 2012

Pregnancy can be a magical time for women with much excitement about the upcoming arrival of their baby. [...]

How do You Get Stretch Marks and What are They?

How do You Get Stretch Marks and What are They?

Posted On: March 09, 2012

Many people are familiar with them but what are stretch marks? Under normal circumstances, the different layers of [...]

Stretch Marks on Buttocks: Causes and Ways to Get Rid of Them

Stretch Marks on Buttocks: Causes and Ways to Get Rid of Them

Posted On: February 20, 2012

Stretch Marks on buttocks can be embarrassing for men and women alike. How to get rid of stretch [...]

Causes and Prevention of Stomach Stretch Marks

Causes and Prevention of Stomach Stretch Marks

Posted On: February 20, 2012

Stretch marks appear when the middle layer of the skin called the Dermis is unable to provide the [...]

Four Common Causes of Stretch Marks in Teenagers

Four Common Causes of Stretch Marks in Teenagers

Posted On: February 16, 2012

Stretch marks are widely associated with pregnant women yet there are claims that up to 40% of teenage [...]

Stretch Marks: Permanent or Temporary Problem?

Stretch Marks: Permanent or Temporary Problem?

Posted On: February 02, 2012

Stretch marks can often take people by surprise when they first appear on the body. Depending on where [...]

How do Stretch Marks on the Back Appear?

How do Stretch Marks on the Back Appear?

Posted On: January 22, 2012

The back is where many individuals will first notice stretch marks, particularly during their teenage years. As with [...]

What are White Stretch Marks and How to Get Rid of Them

What are White Stretch Marks and How to Get Rid of Them

Posted On: January 04, 2012

White stretch marks, alongside their redder counterparts, are the two most common marks found when the skin has [...]

What Causes and How to Remove Stretch Marks on Thighs

What Causes and How to Remove Stretch Marks on Thighs

Posted On: May 24, 2011

Stretch marks can appear anywhere on your body, and are most common in areas where weight accumulates quickly. [...]

How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks on Legs?

How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks on Legs?

Posted On: May 24, 2011

Stretch marks are a very common problem which affects a large number of people, especially women. Stretch marks [...]

Causes and Removal Methods of Red Stretch Marks

Causes and Removal Methods of Red Stretch Marks

Posted On: May 24, 2011

Stretch marks are common, and are most usually found after a period where a person has grown quickly [...]

What Causes Male Stretch Marks?

What Causes Male Stretch Marks?

Posted On: May 24, 2011

Although stretch marks are most commonly associated with women and rapid weight gain due to pregnancy or adolescence, [...]

Striae Distensae – the Latin Name for Stretch Marks

Striae Distensae – the Latin Name for Stretch Marks

Posted On: May 24, 2011

Striae Distensae is the Latin name for the marks on the skin which are more commonly known as [...]

Options for Dealing with Stretch Marks on Breasts

Options for Dealing with Stretch Marks on Breasts

Posted On: July 24, 2010

Stretch marks on breasts are an issue for many women. Many learn to live with this blemish but [...]

What Causes Stretch Marks and How to Deal With Them?

What Causes Stretch Marks and How to Deal With Them?

Posted On: July 24, 2010

The stretch mark causes cover a range of possibilities but as the name would imply the problem is [...]