It’s normal for our skin to stretch when we put on weight during pregnancy or sudden weight-loss post-delivery. These changes coupled with hormonal changes cause stretch marks in around our lower abdomen, stomach, buttocks, breasts and thighs since it carries the weight of the baby. They can also be cause due to sudden weight fluctuations or a sudden growth spurt in teenagers.
While grandma remedies may work well for few, it’s best to apply an effective anti-stretch cream or oil that will lighten if not completely remove your scars. We all love our shorts and skirts isn’t it? 🙂
One of the safest cures for stretch marks is Vitamin E Oil or Virgin Olive Oil. They nourish dry skin & provide relief to stretched skin & ass glow to dull skin. Additionally, mentioned below are the Best Stretch Mark Removal Creams And Oils In India.
TriLastin – Best Stretch Mark Removal Creams And Oils In India
Stretch marks appear in over 80% men & women regardless of age, body & skin type. Paraben free, this hypo-allergic, non-greasy, unscented, anti-stretch mark removal cream acts as a Hydro-thermal accelerator with essential Vitamins delivers quick results without leaving stains while application.
Cost: Rs.8414 for 162ml.
Bio Oil – Best Stretch Mark Removal Oil In India
Bio Oil is definitely one of the most popular hypo-allergic Anti-Stretch / Stretch-Mark Removal Oil in India. It lightens, the marks (if not for complete removal) if applied from the 2nd trimester onwards since it contains Vitamin A & E. It’s better to start during pregnancy than post-pregnancy. Scientists say Retin A, an ingredient in Bio-Oil is not recommended during pregnancy, however, that accounts to a very small portion of the total composition.
Cost: Rs.450 for 60ml
Palmers Stretch Mark Lotion & Cocoa Butter – Best Stretch Mark Removal Cream For Dry Skin
Paraben & phthalate free, formulated with VitaminE (known to reduce stretch marks), Palmers Cocoa Tummy Butter moisturizes and tones the dry, itchy skin & reduces scars & marks. It works well on skin susceptible to eczema and has a beautiful fragrance. The other variant of the stretch mark removal with Collagen, Elastin, Argan Oil, Bio C & Shea Butter works better for visibly reducing stretch marks. Can be used from the 4th month.
Cost: Rs.570 for 125g
Mederma – Best Stretch Mark Removal For Old Scars
Earlier Mederma was considered effective for burns or scars caused due to externally borne. Highly recommended by skin specialists, Mederma works very well for reducing the stretch marks if applied regularly especially is you have dry & itchy skin. Apply from the 4th month for best results as it also prevents discoloration of skin while the skin stretches during the last trimester.
Cost: Rs.363 for a 10gms
Stretch Nil – Best Stretch Mark Removal After Pregnancy
Stretch Nil is one of the Best Herbal Stretch-Removal Cream In India as it contains natural ingredients with Tulsi & Neem to moisturize the skin & relieve from dryness & lightens ugly marks.
Cost: Rs.420 for 60g
Luciara – Best Anti Stretch Mark Cream During Pregnancy
Luciara is one of the Best Stretch Mark Removal Creams And Oils In India since it is hypo-allergenic and it has a dual hydro action which offers profound moisturization to the skin & works great on stretch marks. Since it is light & easy to spread. Maynot be the best for extremely dry skin since its is not greasy & may require 2 applications in that case.
Cost: Rs.456 for 200ml
Biotique Tissue Firming Balm – Best Anti-Stretch Mark Cream In India
The cocoa butter cream smoothens ugly scars & pigmentation due to skin disease or hormonal imbalance. The emollient balm blends mustard oil, bark of Arjun tree for a toned & supple skin.
Cost: Rs.398 for 55gms
Mustela – Top 10 Stretch Mark Removal Cream Reviews
Fragrance free, Paraben Free, Phthalate Free, Hypo-Allergic Mustela contains Avocado peptides, Bees Wax, Shea Butter & extracts from the Larch Tree which tightens skin & reinforces elasticity.
Cost: Rs.3259 for 150ml
Sebamed – Anti-Stretch Mark Creams & Oils In India
Sebamed is widely recommended by Pediatricians for their baby care & mother care range. With ideal pH of 5.5, this triple soft formula with hyaluronic acid & Tigergrass is free from parabens, phthalates, propylene glycol, mineral oil & alcohol enables collagen fibres to retain water.
Cost: Rs.1970 for 200ml
RevYur – Best Natural Cream To Get Rid Of Stretch Marks
Rich in Anti-oxidants, Aloe Vera, Vitamin C, Jojoba Oil, almond Oil, Wheat germ & 10 other herbs RevYur is a skin lightening & regenerating cream which repairs broken collagen and fade stretch marks without causing any allergies, pigmentation or irritation to the skin. The downside is that it is not very easily available offline or online.
Cost: Rs.210 for 75gms
There are some new trusted brands on the block like MamaEarth & MomsCo which are also safe for application during prenancy. Vichy is also a renowned brand but is not easily available in the market. If you have any specific queries please feel free to reach out to us. Happy Parenting! 🙂
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