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ARWA890 SparkPoints: (0)
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5/29/11 12:41 A

LOL.. Then I DO have a lot to be proud of.. i think if i lose more belly fat, i will shrink away.. hopefully!

5/28/11 3:54 P

Mine eventually went away.

SANDERSON83 SparkPoints: (15,080)
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5/28/11 1:38 P

I agree....we have them, we might as well be proud of them! LOL.

Peace, Love, Zumba!
UMBILICAL Posts: 12,786
5/28/11 1:30 P

Oh well, why not.

MJREIMERS Posts: 6,672
5/28/11 1:14 P

Take pride in your stretch marks. It's a badge of honor and a reminder of all you have accomplished. Besides, you can make up some great stories if you want to about them! emoticon

DISLIMPET Posts: 1,041
5/28/11 12:54 P

I was happy with the results I got from Mederma. The stretch marks didn't vanish, but they did become less obvious.

REDSHOES2011 SparkPoints: (35,936)
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5/28/11 12:45 P

Dear Arwa890,
If you have finished having your family, you can actually get lazer treatments which doctors use to remove tattoo's and the results are supposed to be very good..
Another point is to try keeping a stable weight, try not to yoyo radically up and down too much in weight..

I have had a tummy tuck and this surgery doesn't remove them, the doctor promised me I would get a completely new set from the post operation swelling and because the intestines can go into shock and take a couple of days to wake up again..

Annoying problem- a good skin series and avoiding the sun avoid the skin aging faster than necessary..


Fitness is a battle, welcome to the frontline.
Suit up and fight for your life. War is war, no matter what front your fighting..
YELLOWDAHLIA SparkPoints: (92,992)
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5/28/11 11:08 A

Sadly there is nothing that will make them go away. Don't waste your money on any of those creams that say they will- they don't work.

Over time they do become much less noticeable.


Weight loss is accomplished with the mind.

A person who wants something WILL find a way....a person who doesn't will find an excuse.

Which do you prefer?
The pain of self discipline?....or...the pain of self regret?

ARWA890 SparkPoints: (0)
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5/28/11 9:33 A

On my belly i have A LOT OF stretch marks.. i can even connect the lines lol

what should i do? i used the coca butter for stretch marks but i ddnt c any change.. wht do u recommend?

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