Scars form when skin tissue has been stretched or damaged. They’re most common following surgery, injury, or severe acne. For many people, dark scars can leave them feeling self-conscious. The may find they don’t enjoy going out if their scars aren’t covered and can feel embarrassed about the way they look. To learn home remedies to lighten and heal scars, keep reading.
Stretch marks develop when your skin rapidly changes shape through growth, weight gain, or weight loss. Having stretch marks doesn’t necessarily mean there’s anything wrong with your health so it’s important to remember that. What it might mean is that you need to monitor your weight (if you’ve finished growing).