Myths and Facts about Stretch Marks

Stretch Marks

Some say that stretch marks are to women what hair loss is to men and there may be some truth is this popular belief. According to recent statistics, the number of patient consultations concerning this issue has gone up dramatically these past decades. Despite the large number of consultations however, it is women who rank high on the list of patients.

Even when stretch marks are an obvious reason of concern, few people actually know about stretch marks in depth. What they are and how they can be prevented is still a topic of debate. Moreover, there are still certain myths whose existence still account for the large number of home remedies aimed at “treating” this unwanted evil.

Debunking the Myths