Celebrity Stretch Mark Removal
Travis Stork: Stretch marks, so very common Drew. Andrew Ordon: Such a common problem. You know, anywherefrom 70 to 90 percent of all women have stretch marks. And what are theyé Let me show youexactly. They're scars in the dermis and epidermis caused by a tearing or stretchingof the dermal components. What that does, you lose elastin, you lose collagen, and ittranslates to those scars that you actually see on the surface. Early on, they're red.Those can be treated with a different type
of laser. Today though, we're focusing onthose old stretch marks that have been there for months or years and in her case, afterpregnancy, the two areas where women see it the most, the tummy, the breast, sometimeson the hips as well. So she's going to get a treatment here with fractional erbium laserresurfacing treatment. Simon Ourian: Exactly. This is the first time that we canactually treat some of the silver and white stretch marks. Before this, every time I talkto s, they said impossible, this cannot be treated. We have had great results. We'vebeen able to treat these stretch marks with
only one or two sessions and up to four orfive sessions, we can completely get rid of them and in many cases, just making them looka lot better makes people feel better and more confident about their body. Travis Stork: So Carrie, you've never had this done before,righté Carrie: No. Simon Ourian:
So here you go, we're gonna go ahead anddo this area. Do you feel anythingé Carrie: No, not really, no. Travis Stork: How many treatments would this requireé Simon Ourian: It usually takes anywhere from two to fivesessions to get rid of all the stretch marks. Andrew Ordon:
Yeah, because you can't go too deep at anyone session, so you do your treatment Simon Ourian: Exactly. You do as much as you can. Brooke Burke Charvet: You're not feeling any pain at allé Carrie: No, no.I can feel some warmth, but it'spainless. Travis Stork:
And we actually have someone in our audience,Ana, who.she's another patient. I think, Ana, you completed a set of treatments forthisé Ana: Yeah, three treatments. Travis Stork: So I wanted to do a little before and afterpicture, if we could, of your stretch marks. Ana: Okay.
Pregnancy Tips How to Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy
Stretch marks, ooh, nobody wants them. Theira common side effect of pregnancy. What can you do to prevent themé I'm Jill, fromTampa, Florida, going to tell you how you can prevent these stretch marks. Well, there'sno clear cut prevention, but it starts with weight gain. Don't gain too much weight, watchwhat you're eating, pregnancy doesn't mean you have a full right to eat whatever youwant and as much of it. Don't do that! The more weight you gain, the more likely youwill be to have stretch marks. Cocoa Butter, and other oils, or massage lotions can tryto prevent stretch marks by keeping the skin supple and preventing it from getting toostretched out. I have found one girlfriend
trick in pregnancy, and it's something thatI was told, I used it and it prevented stretch marks in me. Maybe you can use it. It's byClarins, you can get it at any department store, it's called L'huile Tonic, and it'san oil that you massage on your belly and it helps keeps the skin supple and helps toprevent the stretch marks. I also recommend placing it on your breasts and around theback on your hips cause those are other common places to get stretch marks, that you mightnot think about. So, try the Clarins, or any of the other maneuvers, and that will helpyou prevent stretch marks in pregnancy. I'm Jill Hechtman, from Tampa, Florida.Have a great pregnancy!