Stretch marks are long, narrow streaks, stripes or lines that develop on the skin. As a result of sudden stretching of the skin, the consequences are stretch marks that are most common for women. Man are less likely to get stretch marks.
They often appear on the tummy, thighs, hips, breasts, upper arms, and lower back. The connective tissue in the dermis gets stretched beyond its normal limits due to various factors such as pregnancy, drug use, rapid and excessive body mass increase, Cushing’s disease, puberty, excessively large breast implants.
Stretch marks are not medically dangerous but can be a cause of aesthetic concern and anxiety. For some people, stretch marks are such a significant cosmetic concern that they affect the quality of life.
If you have stretch marks, start using this lemon trick for fast elimination:
However, this fruit is proved to be 100 % effective when it comes to removing stretch marks. Lemon juice is rich in vitamin C, fatty acids, and citric acid. Because of that, it makes it perfect to assist in exfoliation of the dead skin cells and helps the healing and removal of stretch marks. Lemon juice is also beneficial for treating skin injuries, acne, and scars. It is a natural acidic fruit that strips away the dying skin cells and has enough moisture to help hydrate the skin.
The last but not least, lemon juice helps in building up the collagen in the body which repairs and lightens the stretch marks.
All you need to do is to cut the lemon in half and rub the affected area with it. After a while, squeeze the lemon slowly so the juice will stay onto the stretch marks and continue applying it while making circular movements. Let it stay for 10 minutes until the juice is fully absorbed by the skin. At the end, rinse it with warm water.
Finally, use this procedure 2 times a day for one month and enjoy your beautiful skin again.