i recently gained weight then lost it, and i noticed that i got stretch marks on my hips, butt, thighs, and on my breast. now i read about using retin A for removing them and i read that silicon gel will remove stretch marks as well. which is better? silikon gel or retin A? do they really work? my stretch marks are in 2 colors red and some of them are white. im 19 female
What removes stretch marks? Retin A or silicon gel?
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RR Retinoid Repair and Stretch Marks
Stretch marks can be improved with laser resurfacing. I would recommend a combination cream using RR Retinoid Repair or AmLactin to support the therapy.
Raffy Karamanoukian MD FACS
Web reference: http://karemd.com/cosmetic-dermatology/46/mole-removal.aspx
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