Stretch Mark Removal Creams
There are a number of stretch mark removal creams in the market. Most of them are just deep moisturizers that help your skin retain its moisture and elasticity. As such, using stretch mark removal creams can be a great option for preventing your current marks from getting worse. You can maximize the benefit of these creams by using them together with other kinds of treatments. Here are some vitamins, nutrients and minerals to look out for when choosing your anti-stretch mark cream.
Vitamin C: An essential part in the synthesis of the protein collagen. The protein that makes up our skin, the multicellular matrix of the dermis and some other connective tissues.
Cocoa Butter: An edible vegetable fat extracted from the Cocoa plant, cocoa butter has a lot of known benefits. Cocoa butter is a known deep moisturizer, healing skin problems related to sensitive skin such as eczema and dermatitis.
Vitamin E: One of the best and most known anti-oxidants. Vitamin E encourages* the healing* of your stretch marks by neutralizing toxins therefore making the healing process for efficient.
Shea Butter: Similar to Cocoa butter. Shea butter is also a deep moisturizer.
Alpha-Hydroxy Acids (AHA): AHAs work by gently dissolving the intercellular “glue” that makes old skin cells stick to the epidermis. The result: The outermost layer of your skin looks brighter and finer. These skin smoothers may also stimulate the production of skin-supporting collagen and elastin. Some dermatologists also believe that AHAs enhance the skin’s moisture-retaining ability so the tissue maintains its soft, padded firmness.