Stretch Marks

Question

What products do you suggest for someone with an uneven tone skin and stretch marks.

Submitted by Marvin Rangarira on 14 May 2013

Answer

Hi there. You have asked quite a difficult question, as the 2 concerns are not handled in the same way and they are 2 totally separate issues. “Uneven skin tone” suggests you are concerned about pigmentary changes? Where is the uneven tone? On your body or your face? Area makes a big difference… When it comes to pigmentation I will always say that your number 1 product which you should be applying every single day come rain or shine is a very good sunblock. If these skin is unevenly pigmented you will need to use a product for this underneath your sunblock, and anti-oxidant product is a good way to go if it’s on your body OR a pigmentation serum if it’s on your face. As for the stretch marks… creams and lotions and oils are not going to get you very far. Stretch marks are a dermal concern, which means your topical applications cannot really get to where they need to be to treat stretch marks. Stretch marks need treatment with carboxy therapy, or laser or a combination of these.

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