Log In Sign Up

Bought lotion today!


Forum: 2011 Playroom

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2011 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
October 1st, 2010, 01:16 PM
ProjectMama's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Indiana
Posts: 1,298
I know it is too early for me to be growing at all yet, but I figure if I get in the habit of using lotion on my stomach now then maybe I'll continue to do it throughout the pregnancy to lessen the chance of stretch marks. I know the can obviously still happen though, thankfully my mom didn't get any so I'm hoping I got that from her.

Anyone else going to try anything to try to keep the stretch marks minimal?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
October 1st, 2010, 02:11 PM
Mommy2AandM's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Southern USA
Posts: 3,093
I got them last time, and my mom assures me (:-/) that they'll be worse the second time! She had them.

My BFF did NOT have stretch marks at all. Lucky!
__________________

formerly screen name "Audrey's Mommy"
Reply With Quote
  #4  
October 1st, 2010, 04:49 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Wister, OK
Posts: 2,082
I need to get some! I don't get them to bad though, just around my belly button and thats it.
__________________




7/24/12
10/09/12
Reply With Quote
  #5  
October 1st, 2010, 09:46 PM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 10,538
I use lotion everyday, anyway but I don't get stretch marks too badly. I had a few on my hips, boobs and low belly but they faded to almost nothing.

Unfortunately, I don't think anything will prevent stretch marks. It is hereditary, so if they are going to happen, they are going to happen. It certainly doesn't hurt to put lotion on, though, since stretching skin tends to get really itchy.
__________________
Shelley, mom to:

Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:16 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0