Collection: Stretch Marks Treatment


Stretch Mark Removal Treatment

Stretch mark treatment is a process aimed at reducing the appearance of stretch marks on the skin. The most common methods of stretch mark treatment include:

Topical creams and lotions – These contain ingredients like retinoids, alpha hydroxy acids, and vitamin C which help to improve the texture and appearance of stretch marks.
Microdermabrasion – This involves using a device to remove the top layer of skin, which can help to reduce the appearance of stretch marks.
Laser therapy – This treatment uses laser energy to stimulate collagen production, which can help to improve the appearance of stretch marks.
Radiofrequency therapy – This involves the use of radiofrequency energy to tighten the skin and reduce the appearance of stretch marks.
Chemical peels – Chemical peels use a solution to remove the top layer of skin, which can help to reduce the appearance of stretch marks.

It’s important to note that while these treatments can help to reduce the appearance of stretch marks, they may not completely eliminate them. Additionally, some treatments may cause side effects, so it’s important to speak with a dermatologist or plastic surgeon to determine the best course of action for you.


Laser Therapy For Stretch Mark Removal

Stretch marks are a form of scarring that occurs when the skin stretches or shrinks too fast. This abrupt change in the skin causes the marks to form due to the elastin and collagen rupturing. When the skin heals back, stretch marks are usually present.

Stretch marks are a common problem for many women. When areas of skin stretch considerably over a short period of time, such as during pregnancy, noticeable lines appear on the skin surface.

Using the Icon system, the appearance of stretch marks can now be improved. Icon uses fractional laser technology to deliver pulsed energy to the skin. This targets stretch mark discoloration and stimulates the production of new collagen to improve smoothness.

Typically, patients require between three and five treatments to restore skin smoothness and consistency. The procedure is very quick – each treatment can be performed in as little as 30 minutes – and there is little to no downtime.


Radiofrequency Therapy ForStretch Mark Removal

Radiofrequency therapy is a non-invasive treatment for stretch marks that uses radiofrequency energy to stimulate collagen production and improve the appearance of the skin. The energy is delivered through a hand-held device that is applied to the skin, heating the underlying tissues and causing the skin to tighten and smooth.

The therapy is typically done in a series of sessions, with each session lasting around 30 minutes to an hour. It is a pain-free treatment with minimal downtime and has been shown to be effective in reducing the appearance of stretch marks, especially those that are red or pink in color.