How to Prevent Stretch Marks during Pregnancy

Fight against stretch marks during your pregnancy by making your own cream with natural materials

Stretch marks are an inescapable consequence of pregnancy for many moms! See how you can easily fight it with a cream that you can make your own!

Stretch marks occur in many women, resulting from the sharp fluctuations in weight. During the period of pregnancy and after childbirth, the body of the expectant mum always changing and the risk stretch marks is lurking! Build yourself a cream with three simple natural materials and use it daily!


  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 4 tbsp aloe vera
  • 1 tbsp sugar

PROCESS: Place the ingredients in a jar stir and let the mixture thickens! Use twice a day, putting little amount of cream on your fingers and gently massage the areas you have stretch marks! The jar you can store it at room temperature or in the refrigerator.

There is no need to wait for the stretch marks to appear take action! Take precautions, make the cream and use it once a day in the areas that are most likely to develop stretch marks like, the buttocks and the belly.


Pregnancy Stretch Marks

Special category are the stretch marks of pregnancy. The tension in fast-growing areas such as the abdomen, the chest and thighs and strong estrogenic action in the connective tissue during pregnancy has been associated with stretch marks in these areas.

The pregnancy stretch marks can only partially prevented by the use of special creams recommended by dermatologists and by avoiding excessive weight gain.

But often despite all the precautions measures pregnancy stretch marks make their appearance from the 3rd – 4th month. Initially pregnancy stretch marks are perceived as dermatitis as there is itching or burning feeling in the areas that they appear.

Later in pregnancy stretch marks areas can be observed peeling and redness. During pregnancy, a few steps can be taken after the appearance of pregnancy stretch marks.

The use of specific cream formulations locally prevents the expansion of the stretch marks during pregnancy. A diet rich in fruits, vegetables, vitamins B, C and E help in healing and reduction of stretch marks pregnancy.

Pregnant women should be patient, to pursue measures to limit the expansion of pregnancy stretch marks and immediately after delivery deal with the problem with laser.