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

(minimum 6 characters)

1 Bump

stretch marks

I cocoa buttered my ass off, I excercised..though I ate a lot, I only gained about 25 pounds with both of my pregnancies and delivered very health 7 almost 8 pound babys. I was all baby. My kids are 15 months apart. Im trying to lose the skin, but i'm very self concious about my lose skin and stretch marks. My boobs are two cups sizes different. I'm 22 and it makes me sad at time because I know girls that have two or more kids and still look fabulous, no stretch marks and still great shapes

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 6:22 PM on Jul. 15, 2010 in Health

Answers (9)
  • I know what you mean. I am sorry I don't have an answer for you, but I am trying to find answers as well my kids are 5 and 2.5
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 6:24 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • I'm sorry! Some people are just lucky like that. I have stretch marks but they are all from just getting fat. I hardly gained any weight while pregnant.
    fairyinabubble

    Answer by fairyinabubble at 6:25 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • I just suck it in lol j/k lay on your back, put your child on yout lags and lift them up then back down, do it a few times a day, you'll see a big difference in a month.
    _mimimosley_

    Answer by _mimimosley_ at 6:27 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • I know what you mean, probably many of us do. I know a girl who has had 2 kids and she looks the same way she did 10 years ago when i met her, me in the other hand, I've delivered 3, haven't gained much weight during the pregnancies but my last one completely reshaped my body, my already big boobs became ginormous! Like someone else said, some are just lucky that way, some of us just have to work a little harder to get our groove back. You're not alone!

    LuvmyFam6

    Answer by LuvmyFam6 at 6:39 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • it's all genetics. My mom has awful stretch marks & I got them too.
    Ashlynnsmommy07

    Answer by Ashlynnsmommy07 at 6:42 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • Try microdermabrasion.. seek a salon that offers it or a salon that caters to womens stretch mark zones.. they will help reduce them.
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 6:42 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • i know what you mean. im 23 & i feel that way about my saggy boobs. i all intentions on getting plastic surgery for them as soon as i can afford it, because i refuse at 23 years old to live with saggy boobs for the rest of my life.
    PURPULbutterfly

    Answer by PURPULbutterfly at 7:01 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • it's all genetics. My mom has awful stretch marks & I got them too.

    This is not nesserarly true my mom doesn't have on stretch mark on her body from any of us she said she never did and I have them like crazy
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 10:33 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

  • yes, my mom doesn't have them at all...me i got them from growing at age11 in my inner thighs, then during pregnancy one..i got more in my thighs and hey are worse on one side than the other..pregnancy 2 they grew up more..I cant afford lazers or any other fancy stuff. i am a newly single mother
    oogiesmommy

    Answer by oogiesmommy at 1:24 AM on Jul. 19, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.

Next question in Health
Sex after childbirth

Next question overall (Food & Drink)
Do you like seafood?

close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN