Stretch marks are scars that occur on the skin, due to the breakdown of the elastic fibers of the dermis. Indelible and 99% permanent, at first they have a reddish appearance but over time they become white and shiny.
The most affected areas are the abdomen, breasts, buttocks, thighs and hips ; occur as a result of changes in the body, for example during adolescence or pregnancy, augmentation or loss of fat or lean mass after a diet, debilitating illness or weight loss treatment.
The visibility of stretch marks can be reduced until they are reddish in color, using natural products that improve the tone and elasticity of the skin; however, the best weapon remains prevention , making sure to maintain good hydration of the epidermal tissue, thanks to the Moisturizing Body Cream or Nigella Sativa Oil . Zinc is also essential for the balance and well-being of the skin.