How to reduce Stretch Marks
Stretch marks happen when the skin is pulled by rapid growth or stretching.
Although the skin is usually fairly elastic, when it’s overstretched, the normal production of collagen (the major protein that makes up the connective tissue in your skin) is disrupted. As a result, scars called stretch marks may form.
If you are pregnant we highly recommend to use our Aromatherapy Pregnancy Oil or Ayurvedic Pregnancy Oil, These oils prevents the development of stretch marks. It is absorbed and helps the elasticity of the underlying tissues.They are also anti-inflammatory and helps to relieve the aches and pains caused by the stretching of the lower back muscles and pelvic ligaments.
You can warm the oil slightly and apply over the specified areas. Wrap an old dressing gown around you and wait for 1 hour. Then shower off preferably without soap. Or apply a thin film of oil all over the specified areas and leave it on all night.
You can also use this homemade scrub after your you have given birth to accelerate the process
Olive Oil 1Tsp
Vitamin E Oil 1Tsp
Aloe Vera Gel 1Tsp
Castor Oil 1Tsp
Almond Oil 1Tsp
Vitamin C Tablets 2
Mix all the oils and crushed vitamin C tables (do not mix all of it, save some to use after shower), mix it with enough granulated sugar to make a paste. Before you apply add lemon juice and baking soda.
Apply on your stretch marks and massage for 15 minutes. After your shower apply the leftover oil mix to all over your stretch marks.