Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

1 Bump

How to help my stretch marks?

Have you ladies ever found a product that worked? I have them all over after DD was born and they are the really thick and long kind. Thanks.


Asked by Flippindadaisie at 10:49 AM on Jul. 2, 2010 in Beauty & Style

Level 16 (2,426 Credits)
This question is closed.
Answers (11)
  • Bio Oil and time helped fade mine to the point that I was comfortable wearing a bikini again.

    Answer by missanc at 9:10 PM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • Try Mederma stretch mark therapy kinda expensive but worth it

    Answer by mrsmamaj at 10:50 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • My friend uses coco butter lotion.

    Answer by Mommy2mj at 10:49 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • Nothing will work on them. They MAY fade over time, but, they are permanent unless you have a tummy tuck and have that part of your skin removed.

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 10:51 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • They aren't just on my lower tummy, they cover the whole thing amd my sides and my legs.

    Comment by Flippindadaisie (original poster) at 10:52 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • I heard that pure vitamin E oil works (kinda pricey). You have to rub in on at least twice a day for a few months. Other than that a tummy tuck. Tanning helps them not be as noticeable.


    Answer by youngmom33 at 10:59 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • I am the same way I didn't have any stretch marks at all until I had my first baby 5 years ago. I have them on the back of my thigh I have them on my inner thigh. I have them on my private even, all over my belly I even have them on my boobs I have not found anything that works.

    Answer by mommy5409 at 11:00 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • i use that palmers stretch mark cream when i get out of the shower and mine have really lightened up! sadly im still fat lolol i don't think they have a cream for that :P

    Answer by mom_on_strike at 11:04 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • microdermabrasions can help.

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 11:15 AM on Jul. 2, 2010

  • i have yet to find any type of lotion or cream that helps :( over time they fade, or you can go to a dermatologist and they have some creams that are more hardcore than those at the store, and you can also have laser surgery to help fade them, but they will always be there

    Answer by kyuteangl88 at 8:06 PM on Jul. 2, 2010