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BAD strechmarks:(

Im 31weeks pregnant. And i have some big n nasty strechmarks:( their on my sides,my boobs,inner thighs,and butt! Ew huh?! Will they fad or maybe even goaway after the babys born? Or anything i can do to help fad them?

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kylie_2008

Asked by kylie_2008 at 9:16 PM on Jul. 17, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • I have heard that most fade after. I have some nasty ones from loosing a lot of weight when i was younger. I use Palmers coco butter. They have some for after preg. during and loosing weight. After a few weeks you see them fade a lot. and its cheap. I use it twice a day.
    SpiffyMom

    Answer by SpiffyMom at 9:20 PM on Jul. 17, 2008

  • I didnt get any until 30-34 weeks then i got horrible deep ones! :-( ALL THROUGHOUT my pregnancy I spent so much money on products, and still got them! My son is now 8 months and you cant see them.. I can feel them with my hands but not visable.
    SAHHotMomma

    Answer by SAHHotMomma at 10:18 PM on Jul. 17, 2008

  • mine did fade, but I always used a lotion, Mother's Friend I think it was... granted it didn't prevent them, it just helped them not get so dark and nasty!! I mainly have them on my butt, a little on my boobs, and after our 3rd, I finally got them on my belly, but I can hide them, so mine arent as bad as others.. but she was also the biggest too.. 8#1 oz
    Illinoismomof_3

    Answer by Illinoismomof_3 at 11:51 AM on Jul. 19, 2008

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