How many of you are afraid of wearing a short-sleeved dress or a swimming suit just because you have stretch marks on your body? Well, you are not the only one, but it happens so that some women are more self-conscious of their stretchmarks than the others. The truth is that all of us have them due to one reason or another: rapid weight gain or loss, pregnancy, some medical condition – all these things can and usually do result in stretch marks.

Of course, if there is a number of advertised products that claim to heal your scars in a blink of an eye – but in the end remain useless. We say scars – because stretch marks are nothing but those scars that appear when your connective tissue tears. That is why the only thing you can do to get rid of them is to heal them.

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Wait, we just said that most of the beauty products are ineffective – so can you heal stretch marks? The thing is that where all the artificial products do not affect – natural ones come it super effective.

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Credit: Pixabay

You may be surprised and pretty doubtful when we will tell you that the key to healing your scars can be found in lemons. It is true that lemons have not only whitening abilities but also healing properties, what is more despite the level of acids in lemons they won’t dry your skin out. So how does this magic lemon potion work?

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All you need to do is to cut a lemon in half and rub it over the affected areas; you can even squeeze it out for the better effect. As simple as that! Now wait for about ten minutes and wash the lemon juice off your body.

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Credit: Pixabay

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If you are as persistent as to repeat this simple procedure twice a day for a month, you will be cured of something known as stretch marks once and for all! Try it out, and we promise that you won’t regret it!

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Credit: Pixabay

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The BetterMe Team wants you and those close to you to live a healthy, happy life! Your health is a valuable thing; look after your body and your mind so that you can live your life to the fullest – Remember you only get one!

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