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.
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Well many women are very distressedabout getting stretch marks they feel insecure about their bodies. Cause Istill wanna be able to like, strut my stuff and still feel like I got it and I'm sexy and I'm sexy and stuff like that. I don't want the marks to take away from the sexy. .and they feel hopeless about their skin Yeah, you have these stretch marks, and yeah, it represents that you've had a baby, but, at the same time, it's like, I don't know, it sucks! I mean, of course I don't like stretch marks but it just comes with being pregnant. I got so many! Everywhere, all over my hips and my stomach.
Many women are very upset about their stretch marks. The firsttime I noticed stretch marks was on my boobs. I was like, quot;No!quot;. I freaked out. They're concerned about clothing they can wear. I won't be wearing belly shirts any time soon. I was finally able to wear bikinis and I had the baby and now I probably won't really ever wear bikini again. I'm resigned to it at this point. If somebody comes with stretch marks one ofthe things I explain to them and all is not lost. I've been using the Mederma alot
This is my aftertheshower ritual. Put on my Mederma stretch mark cream, and I've used a ton already. The great thing about Mederma StretchMarks Therapy is it'll improve the color of the stretch marks, it'll improve the texture of the stretch marks, and even make the skin alot softer. I've been using the Mederma and I'm almost out. I'm very upset Cause, like, you know, it's helping! Each time I've been using I'mnoticing throughout the weeks that
it's been getting lighter and lighter andbetterlooking. I'm seeing change happening! I'm excited and I feel normal and now I feel like myself to some extent.
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Pregnancy is a very happy time for people. People are joyous. But they're also scared because many women don't want to be left witha mark on their skin. Please, please, please don't give me a stretch mark. I am obsessivelyscared of them. I don't have any yet and I am thankful. You know, I'm like the firstto be like, quot;Oh God, you should be confident with your body.quot; Hormones coarse through theskin. They change the water content in the skin so you can get stretch marks during pregnancy.And that's something that impacts a lot of women.There's this quote that says, quot; Stretchmarks are the battle scars and the signs that I've grown life inside of me.quot; And I wantto be proud of that in a sense but vainly
I don't want them at all. During pregnancyyou really want to take good care of your skin and you want to make surety use goodproducts. Women are always asking me what can they do to prevent stretch marks it'ssomething that people think of even before they're pregnant when they're even thinkingof getting pregnant. I was really worried about they way that my body would react whenI got pregnant. I'm 30 weeks, I feel huge already. I was 2 weeks early with him so ifI'm 2 weeks early maybe that'll be good cause it'll be hopefully the same belly size butif I go longer. I'm always encouraging my patients to find reliable and effective productsfor their skin. The Mederma stretch marks
therapy helps prevent stretch marks becauseit's increasing the hydration in the skin. Doing pretty good, no stretch marks so far.I use the Mederma cream, which I love. I've always used that. I used that with my previouspregnancy. How big is your babyé Very proud of my belly. To increase the moisture contentof your skin you make it less likely that the skin tears and if the skin can't tearit's less likely you'll form stretch marks. Stretch marks can happen anywhere so justprevention, starting early, staying healthy. People can't wait to go buy it. They're alwaysasking me where can I get it Is it close to hereé They often times don't want to finishtheir office visit, they want to run out the
door and go buy the product.