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When did you get stretch marks?

It seems that all of the sudden out of no where my stomach is riddled with them. I wore pre pregnancy pants up to 7 months and then i got a pooch at the bottom of my stomach and now at 38 weeks i have massive stretch marks on my lower stomach

AND some on my ass now.

what the hell.

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staciandababy

Asked by staciandababy at 4:03 PM on Oct. 28, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • My first pregnancy i got them during the last two weeks. My second pregnancy I got more starting around 30 weeks.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:05 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • AGH i am scared now. I am 33 weeks and so far none.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:06 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • it IS scary, a big purple stretch mark on my ass? that's completely unecessary body!!!
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 4:08 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • With my first pg i had stretch marks from about 19 wks on. I'm a bigger girl, but always had a flat stomach- so as soon as it began to stretch, along came the stretch marks.But i never got them on my butt. This time around I'm 21 wks and still no stretch marks! I have a friend who is 20 wks pg and she said she already has them from her belly button to her crotch, and even on her lower back and butt. Every one's different i guess.
    alexsmomma06

    Answer by alexsmomma06 at 4:09 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • I had got some on my first pregnancy at about 30 wks also....they also poped out of no where i would put cocoa butter every night and day (they say that would help prevent them. WRONG!!!) And I got more from my son at about 33wks!! Now im full of streatch marks!! :(
    se_wifenmom_xy

    Answer by se_wifenmom_xy at 4:11 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • I had one my whole pregnancy. After I had him 5 weeks ago I've noticed a few more showing up. I think it's from the extra weight hanging there lol
    amberdawnbarr

    Answer by amberdawnbarr at 4:12 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • I didn't get any until after my daughter was born. I was overweight before I got pregnant though so I don't know if that had anything to do with it.
    tarynsmommy82

    Answer by tarynsmommy82 at 4:12 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • i never got any!
    kylismomma

    Answer by kylismomma at 4:27 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • After my daughter was born and I started shrinking, then they started showing, I'm preg. for the second time and now my stretch marks are horrible!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:09 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • I feel so bad for us. It's not fair!!
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 5:10 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

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