Stretch marks are visible lines on the skin surface, with an off-color hue. Rapid growth, rapid weight gain or weight loss are the main reasons of stretch marks on the skin and other causes of stretch marks include puberty, pregnancy, bodybuilding and hormone replacement therapy.
They first appear as reddish lines and the lines are usually long and thin. The affected areas are soft to the touch and the lines can appear in any pars of the body but they generally appear in places where larger amounts of fat are stored like abdomen, breasts, upper arms, underarms, back, thighs, hips and buttocks.
Fortunately, there are several natural ways to reduce the appearance of stretch marks, but this one is the best and you only need one ingredient: potato juice.
Potatoes naturally lighten and brighten your skin, so they can help fade those stretch marks.They contains starch, vitamins, minerals and skin lighting enzymes which makes it one of the best remedy for removing stretch marks. Potatoes also speeds up the process of production of new skin cells that fill the cracks in skin.
This is how you can do this method:
1.Cut a medium-sized potato into thick slices.
2.Take one of the potato pieces and rub it gently on the stretch marks for a few minutes. Make sure the starch from the potato covers the affected area.
3.Allow the potato juice to dry for some time and then wash it off with lukewarm water.
You will notice the first results in less then two weeks!