Stretch marks are due to an increased level of certain hormones, which increase during pregnancy, adolescence and obesity. These hormones weaken the dermis and small tears occur. The covering epidermis then thins and leaves a small indent. Stretch marks are often red, but later fade to white. Helps to prevent stretch marks & assists with fading of existing marks. A cellular rejuvenator, which makes it valuable for older skins to help diminish wrinkles and facilitate healing of scars. The gel has skin strengthening and toning properties.