What Causes Purple Stretch Marks?

Answer All stretch marks start out purple. Stretch marks are caused by anything that makes the skin expand faster than it can handle. Human skin is very elastic, but sometimes not elastic enough. Rapid we... Read More »

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How to Get Rid of Purple Stretch Marks?

Stretch marks are a type of superficial scarring that occurs when the skin is stretched because of rapid weight gain or loss. During their early stages---when they have first formed---stretch marks... Read More »

What Causes Stretch Marks on the Legs?

Stretch marks are a type of scarring caused by skin elasticity and collagen breaking down. They typically occur due to weight gain, weight loss or pregnancy. Stretch marks range in color from a red... Read More »

What causes stretch marks to swell and burst as well as feel itchy all over?

It is just bad luck.  there is nothing you can do about it, unfortunate but true.   A very moisturising lotion may help but apart from that it is those danged hormones again. As long as it is yo... Read More »

How to Reduce the Appearance of Stretch Marks, Get Rid of Dark Stretch Marks?

Nobody likes the appearance of ugly red and purple stretch marks on their bodies. However; it's sometimes apart of life. Things like pregnancy, weight gain and sudden growth spurts can cause stretc... Read More »