Top Natural Home Remedies for Stretch Marks

Have you tried stretching a leather bag over its elastic? Then you observe its wrinkles appear on the leather bag. I am sure that it could not be resilient normally. Anyway, it is just a leather bag, you can throw it away and get a new one. However, what was going on if it were your skin? Yes, your skin is structured from elastin, that elastin are sensitive, soft and elasticated. However, everything has its limitation. In some cases, you gain your weight or even adolescence. Or sometimes, your skin may be stretched over its maximum limit while you practicing. You can recognize the red or purple lines on your skin, they are called stretch marks. Through progress, they are lost its natural color instead on white or gleaming white at that place and they make you lose your confidence. It is time you need to remove the stretch marks. These below are all-home remedies for stretch marks for you.

Top Home Remedies For Stretch Marks

1. Apricot Mask

Home remedies for stretch marks

Ingredients in apricot have effects on removing stretch marks. I would like to introduce product made from Apricot fruit that you can apply daily for a month or more.

  • Get these things:

          2 – 3 Apricots

          Warm water

  • Directions

Cut apricot into 2 parts and take out the seed

Grind them for a juice

Rub on your stretch marks

Leave for 15 – 20 minutes

Wash off with warm water

Use every day for a month.

2. Aloe Vera

Home remedies for stretch marks

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It plays a great role in improving skin with plant collagen. For the best result, you should take Aloe Vera gel from Aloe Vera left instead of stored gel.

  • Get these things:

Fresh Aloe Vera: 1 leave

  • Directions:

Peel the layout of Aloe Vera leave

Take out the gel inside

Apply the gel over the stretch marks

Leave for 2 hours and wash off with water.

3. Oil

Home remedies for stretch marks

Natural oils are extremely good moisture treatment for skin and hair. In addition, they have special effect for stretch marks. The most important is how you use type oil with its right function. You should massage at least for 30 minutes with oil and 3 – 4 times a day. For instant, Olive oil contains antioxidant properties and nutritious. It is considered one of the best home remedies for stretch marks. Some oils have similar function as Olive oil:

Lavender oil

Frankincense oil

Chamomile oil

Helichrysum oil

Geranium oil

You can mix some oils for multiplied results as the directions and use.

  • Get these things:

Lavender oil: a half of spoon

Chamomile oil: a half of spoon

Almond oil: 2 spoons (you can use alternate oils such as Jojoba oil, Avocado oil …).

  • Directions:

Mix Lavender oil with Chamomile oil and Almond oil for a mixture.

Use daily for 3 – 4 times a day.

4. Potato Juice

Home remedies for stretch marks

Potato is a home remedy you can get easily at kitchen. Potato contains many nutritious: fatty acid, carotenoid, polyphenol, calcium, magnesium, phytochemical, phosphorus, zinc… Potato functions as stimulating collagen and elastin synthesis which help restore cells skin and remove stretch marks.

  • Get these things:

One Potato in middle size

A knife to cut the potato

Warm water

  • Directions:

Cut Potato into slides

Put the slides of Potato on the stretch marks, or you can rub Potato juice over stretch marks.

Leave for 4 – 10 minutes

Wash with warm water.

5. Lemon Juice

Home remedies for stretch marks

Alpha hydroxyl acid and vitamin C in lemon help remove effectively dead cells and skin stretch marks.

  • Get these things:

One lemon

Warm water

  • Directions:

Cut lemon into 2 parts

Take one part and gently rub over stretch marks for 10 minutes.

Wash off with warm water

For better home remedies for stretch marks, you can mix lemon juice with other components in equivalent amounts (for instance one spoon of water lemon and one spoon of other components).

For example:

Lemon juice and Cucumber juice

Lemon juice and Tomato juice

Lemon juice and Potato juice

6. Egg White

Home remedies for stretch marks

Egg White contains about 40 separate proteins and rich in collagen and vitamin A. You can use just egg white as one of home remedies for stretch marks as the follow directions:

  • Directions:

Crack an egg on a bold and take yolk out

Beat the egg white with a fork

Apply on the stretch marks

Leave for 15 – 20 minutes

Rinse off with warm water

Apply some lotion, toner or oil (for example Olive oil) for the dried skin area.

7. Alfalfa Powder

Home remedies for stretch marks

Alfalfa plant is rich in amino acid, Vitamins A, K, which help pull out stretch marks and make your skin brightening.

  • Get these things:

One spoon of Alfalfa powder

Chamomile Oil: an amount enough for mixing with Alfalfa powder and give a sticky compound.

  • Directions:

Mix Chamomile oil with Alfalfa powder

Apply on the stretch marks

Leave for 15 – 20 minutes

Rinse off with water and cleanser foam.

Do this 3 times a day.

8. Drink Water

Home remedies for stretch marks

Last but not least, your cells can do nothing without hydride. Water is the need for reforming elastin, the home remedies for stretch marks may not affect if the cells of skin do not get enough water. You must drink at least 8 – 10 glasses for each day.

After reading the article about home remedies for stretch marks, I hope you get some useful treatments to take out the ugly marks. If you have any question or idea to share, please do not hesitate over sharing with us at AllRemedies, we always listen for you.

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