Over the course of your life, your skin is going to stretch. Whether it’s from growth during puberty or baking a sweet little bun in the oven, to weight gain and loss, it happens. C’est la vie. Not much we can do about it.
For many people, when their skin stretches it is also accompanied by a few marks. Nothing like a stretch mark to remind yourself how much your body has change.
While you may not be able to prevent the stretching, what you can do is give your skin a fighting chance at avoiding and repairing marks.
How, you may ask? A simple DIY stretch mark serum, of course! [Keep Reading]
Oh stretch marks. Yet another wonderful gift from God that women seem to have to deal with a helluva lot more than our dude counterparts.
Seriously, why are we so cursed?
Ranting aside, there’s a few things we can do about it. Rather than wallow in our woes, let’s take control and show these stretch marks who is really in control. [Keep Reading]
I was out to lunch with a couple of my hometown girlfriends and since they’re all mommies, the topic of pregnancy came up.
Turns out a lot of funky stuff happens to your body when you get knocked up. Ankles swell, breasts become engorged, tummy’s grow and well, stretch marks are an unhappy companion.
All this talk of expansion and stretching had me peppering my friends with questions on how they dealt with it all. Turns out my girls all had the same home remedy; essential oils. So here’s a list of the best essential oils for stretch marks! [Keep Reading]
You’re feeling pretty good about yourself. You’ve been hitting the gym, you’re all toned up and you’re ready to bare your best in an itty bitty bikini.
But hold up. What’s that? Could it be? No.
YES! It’s a stretch mark.
Stretch marks are unsightly and can really affect a gal’s self confidence, but what are they and how do we get them?
So glad you asked! [Keep Reading]
Stretch marks SUCK. Yeah I said it! And it’s not just me who feels this way. Leslie, our Aussie sistah, also agrees with us.
In fact, she wants to avoid stretch marks so badly that she wrote into us with a Q about the best stretch mark prevention tips, so she could stop ’em before she got ’em.
And we don’t blame her! I mean, not only are they unsightly, but they can also be downright difficult to get rid of them once you have them. Which is why it is usually best to try and prevent them before they pop up.
So how does one avoid these annoying, discoloured lines from showing up on your skin? Simple. You click play on my mug and learn some of the most simple, effective, and best stretch mark prevention techniques, so you never have to deal with them again.
Holla BES’ers! So peep this, today I was getting ready to go get my tan on when I made the mistake of looking in the mirror and checking out my butt because, hey, I’m a girl and that’s what we do.
As I was quickly glancing *cough* examining every inch of my skin *cough* I noticed some nasty little stretch marks on my lower back…and by little I mean spanning my whole lower back.
So naturally I put my tanning mission on hold and decided to hit up the Big G (Google) and see what information I could find on how to prevent stretch marks from popping up, because mama don’t want any more stretch marks on her skin!
So what did I find? Well I’m so glad you asked.