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Stretch marks and bikinis!!

If you had stretch marks on your stomach would you wear a two piece bikini? Why or why not? Thanks :)

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:44 AM on May. 29, 2009 in Beauty & Style

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  • I have them pretty bad and I wont wear a bikini....maybe the tankini ones....
    I just have never seen anybody with bad stretch marks in a bikini, I feel like every one would be staring at my belly...
    jenellemarie

    Answer by jenellemarie at 1:49 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • i have fairly light stratch marks on my belly. nothing too dramatic, so i think ill wear a bikini.. as soon as i lose some weight.. lol
    exxOHjackie

    Answer by exxOHjackie at 1:51 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • I am currently covered all over my belly with stretch marks thanks to the lil girl inside me. I DEFINITELY plan on wearing a bikini after I give birth ( and get my shape back to regular ). They are marks of motherhood, and to be proud of, and if ppl think its ugly... WHO CARES! As long as I feel good, and I think I look good, why not? Life is too short to be concerned about the silly things not to enjoy the things that YOU enjoy :).
    lynmarie813

    Answer by lynmarie813 at 1:51 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • I would if they weren't really bad. Some that i have seen are almost invisible... others are very obvious. I also saw an advertisement for lotion that suposedly helps reduce the appearance of stretch marks so I would prob use that.
    07lilmama1108

    Answer by 07lilmama1108 at 1:52 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • i have one stretch mark under my left boob.... so nobody would see it anyways....
    07lilmama1108

    Answer by 07lilmama1108 at 1:54 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • I recently lost some weight, but still have the stretch marks on my stomach and just this past weekend I bought my first bikini since high school! I'm very self-conscious about wearing it, but I was so proud that I hit my goal weight I couldn't resist. I'm hoping I can wear it with confidence once the summer rolls around!!
    MeVinceandBaby

    Answer by MeVinceandBaby at 1:55 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • I'm going back && forth on this one too. my SO told me I should wear a bikini b/c the stretch marks are just proof that I'm a mom && he thinks I'm beautiful anyway. but idk, I think I will wear one just b/c one pieces are so uncomfortable to me, but I think I'm gonna go buy some type of sheer bathing suit cover to wear over it when I'm not in the water. p.s. my stretch marks are like medium, I mean you can definitely see them, but they are not as bad as some that I have seen. I'm hoping that when I start tanning that they will fade some. I know that they will fade with time, but it hasn't even been 2 years since I had my son.
    HisMommySince07

    Answer by HisMommySince07 at 1:57 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • No I would not feel comfortable at all wearing a two-piece bikini....I have some stretch marks under my belly button, but now being pregnant again, they are starting to reach above my belly button....even if my stomach were nice and flat (LOL) I wouldn't wear a bikini with my stretch marks.
    Pollymom

    Answer by Pollymom at 2:25 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • I wouldn't simply because I would know that no one would be noticing the bikini just the stretch marks. I personally think it looks nasty.
    Chrissy629

    Answer by Chrissy629 at 8:08 AM on May. 29, 2009

  • No. That's gross. And no one else wants to see them either. A bikini is for showing off your body. Only fit girls should wear those. I would just feel stupid.
    forevermom75

    Answer by forevermom75 at 12:04 PM on May. 29, 2009

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