Updated: Aug 23, 2021
What Are Stretch Marks? As you probably already know, rapid weight gain causes stretch marks.
When this occurs, it causes the middle layer of skin to stretch too quickly, and the elastic fibers snap to reveal the underlying blood vessels.
This is what causes the stretch mark type scar to appear. They typically look like lines on the surface of the skin. Usually, they’re red when they’re fresh and then fade into a white or silvery hue over time (as blood vessels heal).
These marks can form in the following colors:
Red Pink Brown White Gray However, stretch marks tend never to go away entirely. Though these scars aren’t physically painful, they can sometimes affect the sufferer’s confidence.
So it’s no wonder there’s a demand for stretch mark removal.
Typically, on women, stretch marks appear on the stomach and breasts. This is because these are usually the two areas that expand the most rapidly.
How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks? If you are in the Scottsdale area and are looking to help yourself and get rid of this issue that is plaguing you, come and speak to us at Skindulgenz - we would love to help you.
Microneedling, breaks down the scar tissue, the stringy fibers that you see and feel. With multiple treatments and active ingredients like AnteAgeMD stem cells or Amniotic Allograft, you will see great results. The number of treatments depends on the severity of the stretch marks and usage of topicals that contain active ingredients.
Skindulgenz, in Scottsdale is the place to visit and the staff there would help you achieve your goals. Call us and set up an appointment.