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Is there a cure for stretch marks?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

There is, unfortunately, no cure for stretch marks. But don't worry, you're not alone! 90% of pregnant women get stretch marks. The "miracle creams" and lotions you see advertised are not going to work, so don't get your hopes up. The only thing lotions will do is sooth the itch of your growing belly.

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