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How did you get rid of your stretch marks?

I thought I was going to be one of those lucky ones that got away with not getting any stretch marks throughout their whole pregnancy.. But no. Earlier this week (37 weeks) , I discovered not one, not two, but THREE marks coming from under my belly. They went unnoticed by the hubby. I guess they're light enough to get away with for now, but how do I get rid of them after baby comes (which is, when I assume, they will me a lot more noticeable)?

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JazziesMom2010

Asked by JazziesMom2010 at 8:32 PM on Sep. 16, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • you can't get rid of them,they're scars. They fade,but don't completely disappear
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 8:32 PM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • sorry no getting rid of them they do lighten but never go away and 3 consider yourself blessed!!!!
    loomis6

    Answer by loomis6 at 8:34 PM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • there is no such thing as getting rid of stretch marks..they will fade and shrink with time but thats it.
    DelaneyD

    Answer by DelaneyD at 8:35 PM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • You can get a tuck and remove that skin..that is the only way. You also can't prevent them.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 8:38 PM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • you can't get rid of them. they will fade over time but they never go away.
    xavierlogan09

    Answer by xavierlogan09 at 8:41 PM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • i was lucky w/1st none whatsoever, then 2nd not so much luck, i got them !!!
    gabby06

    Answer by gabby06 at 8:44 PM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • try mederma strech mark cream im on my second pregnancy iv used since about 12 weeks im now 30 weeks havent seen one yet and u cant get rid of them but the tanning bed or sunlight fades them dont itch or u will create new ones keep ur tummy moisterized
    aggheff08

    Answer by aggheff08 at 8:47 PM on Sep. 16, 2010

  • Use Bio Oil and/or Mederma to lighten them. Use while pregnant and after. Only way to fade them is with laser or get rid of most of them is by getting a tummy tuck if they are on your abdomen.
    Congenial

    Answer by Congenial at 12:54 AM on Sep. 17, 2010

  • you cannot prevent them or get rid of them. you can lighten them with a laser, and they do lighten on their own over time. but they're not just marks, they're scars.
    Mamie_85

    Answer by Mamie_85 at 1:31 AM on Sep. 17, 2010

  • get a tummy tuck that seems to b the only option and thats the option im going with except the dr ight look at me funny because i dont have a tummy to tuck (wishful thinking)
    PEEKA21

    Answer by PEEKA21 at 11:21 AM on Sep. 17, 2010

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