Stretch marks are unattractive marks that frequently occur in certain parts of the body like buttocks, legs, and breasts. They can be caused by sudden and abrupt changes in weight, or pregnancy as the skin during this time is stretched and cracked.
Luckily, there are effective natural treatments to reduce their appearance and even to eliminate them completely.The stretch marks are practically scars on the surface of the skin that not only appear as a result of fast weight loss or gain, but also during growth. In this period the skin is stretched, which might cause rupturing of the collagen and elastin fibers.
On the other hand, cellulite is caused by accumulation of fat in the adipose tissue in some parts of the body, creating dimples in the skin. It might appear due to poor circulation, fluid retention, poor diet, hormonal changes, sedentary lifestyle, etc. There are tons of expensive products and treatments for both stretch marks and cellulite, but we offer you an effective, natural, and inexpensive treatment to get rid of these unpleasant skin conditions.
Besides the following treatment, it is important to make changes in your lifestyle and diet to improve your skin health and to successfully reduce and eliminate stretch marks and cellulite. These include a healthy diet, exercise, and hydration.
Exfoliation will remove your dead skin cells and it will improve your circulation, making it a great treatment for cellulite and stretch marks. It will also rejuvenate your skin cells.
Make a paste by mixing the three ingredients and apply them to the affected skin areas. Massage in circular movements for about two to three minutes. Wash with warm water and apply some moisturizer.
Sugar aids in the removal of dead skin cells, the iodine and micro-elements in sea salt help in regeneration of skin. The vitamin E in argan oil slows down the aging process of skin, and acts like a moisturizer keeping the skin soft and supple. To see the effects of this treatment, do it on a daily basis.
We should mention that this treatment is especially effective when the stretch marks are still fresh and reddish in color. More old and white stretch marks might not be removed but their appearance will be reduced.