For women some things are inevitable, whatever efforts they take there will remain physical signs of all achievements that women undergo emotionally and physically. Stretch marks are just one of those signs. Stretch marks appearing on your body will signify that you have come of age, either you are growing up into a woman, or you are not just a woman you have also graduated into motherhood.
Stretch marks are those signs which will remind you of the times that you felt very successful and also remind you that you are no more lissome lass that you once prided yourself to be. These are small compromises for large gains, but you can gain control these small compromises to ensure that not much damage is done to the skin in process of growing up.
Stretch marks cannot be avoided completely, but you can ensure that these are not highly conspicuous in nature. All you require doing for controlling stretch marks is living a good and healthy life, eating nutritious food and replenishing the ever depleting supply of water in your body.
It has been noticed that women who get high concentration of stretch marks have not been living a healthy life, lower level of nutrition gives way to poor skin quality and hence the stretch marks. One thing of most importance regarding stretch marks is that healthy skin gets least number of stretch marks. Skin that is well looked after, properly hydrated with loads of water that goes in system and proper nutrition through food are some of the factors which help in minimizing stretch marks, even if they appear.
Good metabolic rate also will help in keeping stretch marks at their minimum, for maintaining good metabolic rate it is necessary to carry out good exercising routine, this way the skin stretches and maintains its elasticity, and therefore, stretching of skin during pregnancy does not affect skin. Another way you can avoid stretch marks is using anti-stretch marks cream during pregnancy, stretch marks can also be reduced by using stretch marks removing creams, surgery, etc.
Some of the reasons that have been identified that cause stretch marks, are smoking, drinking aerated drinks, caffeine, alcohol, junk food, sedentary lifestyle, overall all those factors that affect general health and enthuse poor quality skin.
Stretch marks; make the skin look ugly and uneven instead of smooth. Wearing small clothes becomes impossible. During formation of stretch marks skin looks pinkish or purplish, as it ages it starts looking shiny and whitish. Stretch marks may appear on upper arms, thighs, buttocks and waist. Stretch marks alter overall look of the body parts, stretch marks also make skin look loose and less firm, therefore there are chances that though skin might not look flabby but it might be flabby to touch.
Stretch marks might look especially damaging to all types of skin, and therefore it can be quite damaging for your self-image and lifestyle, so getting rid of stretch marks removal would be great idea.