It is well known that every women who is suffering of stretch marks has tried every possible treatment, cream, lotion, literally anything. But most cosmetic and pharmaceutical products for this kind of problem are not efficient at all, moreover, they might be full of chemicals and toxic additives.
Here you will discover some recipes, 100% natural homemade treatments.
– Castor oil is a yellowish liquid that is extracted from castor seeds . It has anti-inflammatory properties and is an antioxidant . It has been used for centuries for therapeutic purposes. It is believed that most of the benefits of castor oil derived as a result of its concentration of unsaturated fatty acids . Although it has a strong taste and quite unpleasant , this oil is used in cosmetics , soaps , textiles , medicines , massage oils and other products of daily us.
-Coconut oil – this type of oil is the only vegetable has a high concentration of medium chain fatty acids. These active compounds have a specific action in the body that can cause a number of positive reactions . The main properties of coconut oil are antimicrobial, antibacterial and antifungal. Coconut oil is solid at room temperature, like butter. From a nutritional standpoint , coconut oil is composed mostly of existing nutrients in coconut. This oil has a small amount of vitamins and minerals.Choline is one of the nutrients that are found in the highest percentage . Since coconut oil composition also includes vitamin E, vitamin K , iron , phytosterols , omega -6 , saturated fat, monounsaturated and polyunsaturated.è
Combining these two oils, coconut oil and castor oil, in equal proportions, give birth to a product that can be used both on the skin (to intensely hydrate it) and hair. Used on the skin, it also reduces wrinkles.
– Aloe gel has anti-inflammatory , detoxifying and stimulating collagen is ideal in cosmetic skin care treatments Aloe vera gel strengthens the immune system and antibiotic effects , anti-inflammatory and antiseptic , which helps treat certain skin problems such as eczema and psoriasis .Meanwhile, regular consumption of aloe normalize bowel movements, promoting digestive health , increase protein absorption , relieves heartburn and has a soothing effect on the gums and soft tissues of the mouth .Aloe plant is a rich source of minerals such as calcium , sodium, iron, potassium , chromium , magnesium , manganese, copper and zinc , but also one of the few plant sources of vitamin B12 , A, B , C , E and folic acid , which can not be adequately treated only with diet.All these nutrients help maintain body weight within normal limits , prevents cell aging and provides daily energy needs.
Combine castor oil with Aloe Vera gel. The result is a product with strong antioxidant effect that reduces skin inflammation. Castor oil contains a significant amount of vitamin E, which helps repair collagen fibers, restoring skin elasticity. In addition, combined with aloe vera deeply nourishes the skin. è
Massage the skin with slightly heated castor oil
By heating, vitamins and minerals are absorbed better, which increases their effectiveness. After about a week you should see a big change.