Removal of stretch marks

Patient : Hello i want to ask what procedure do you recommend for removing stretch natural marks on the body.
Symptoms:  Stretch marks
Doctor :   Hello, Thanks for choosing "Ask The Doctor" for posting your query. Natural stretch marks as occurs during p regnancy can be avoided by applying Vit E cream but the same cannot be removed ones they have already developed. Some of the doctors recommend derm abrassion as a technique to remove stretch marks, but its effective only in a small number of patients. So I would suggest you to accept the marks and let them be. Hope I am able to answer your concerns. Wish you good health!

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