Stretch marks usually occurs on parts of the body experiencing rapid growth, For example during growth spurts as a teenager or throughout pregnancy. It is common in areas such as, the stomach, upper arms, buttocks, thighs, breasts and shoulders (bodybuilders). Rapid weight gain in any area of the body can also result in having stretch marks.
Common factors resulting in weight gain include: the ageing process (areas where muscle mass tends to become less), diabetes treatment, steroid treatment, excess tiredness and numerous hormonal imbalances
Pregnancy is one of the most common time a woman develops stretch marks. They usually appear in the later stages of pregnancy, and often emerge across the tummy as it grows, or across breasts and thighs.Our aesthetician, during consultation will examine your skin and discuss your options and develop a personalised treatment plan