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I'm a model but I can't work with these stretch marks! It has been 7 months & cocoa butter isn't working. any other good ideas that actually work?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:23 AM on Apr. 2, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Nothing will get rid of them, except with time they will fade a lot.
    PinkDiamond717

    Answer by PinkDiamond717 at 2:27 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • and not much really prevents them either.
    mommy_jules

    Answer by mommy_jules at 2:31 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • think about it this way. I have a cream.Your going to rub it on your body and everywrinkle will magically dissapear. Sounds crazy huh. Creams don't work. Don't waste money. You have to have cosmetic surgery or deal with the lovely results of giving birth to a beautyful baby.
    Kimkh

    Answer by Kimkh at 2:35 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • If u r a model, ask your agent, or ask a doctor
    Michigan-Mom74

    Answer by Michigan-Mom74 at 2:35 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • You can cover them up. There are wonderful products available. Does all your modeling jobs require your stretch marks to show?
    tootoobusy

    Answer by tootoobusy at 2:38 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • I never had success w/ lotion either. They faded after about 1.5 yrs - Maybe a plastic surgeon can help?
    bethany49

    Answer by bethany49 at 2:38 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • Please let me know if you find out!
    GomezMami2908

    Answer by GomezMami2908 at 3:10 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • There's no magic formula for stretch marks. It's a genetic thing so those women who slather themselves with lotion and don't get stretch marks wouldn't have got them anyway although monitoring weight gain also helps. They do fade over time but that can take years. Tanning reduces the appearance but I think the only way to get rid of them completely is laser surgery.
    Nicoles2LilRams

    Answer by Nicoles2LilRams at 9:18 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • as a model they put you in full body "paint" stretch marks don't matter.. if you do photo shoots they take and edit photos, its the same thing as having a pimple. they can be covered.
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 9:30 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • Sorry honey. Stretch marks are forever. They fade on their own after a while (years) and the cocoa butter will help that along in some cases (didn't work for me). If they don't want a model with stretch marks, cover up and model with your clothes on.
    alphamom26

    Answer by alphamom26 at 9:51 AM on Apr. 2, 2011

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