Are Food Labels that Claim No Sugar Added Safe for Diabetes?

Are Food Labels that Claim No Sugar Added Safe for Diabetes? Making decisions at the grocery store can be challenging when it comes to understanding food labels that read fat-free, no sugar added or sugar-free and hormone-free. There are dozens of misleading claims hiding on our grocery store shelves.
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Making decisions at the grocery store can be challenging when it comes to understanding food labels that read fat-free, no sugar added or sugar-free and hormone-free.

 

There are dozens of misleading claims hiding on our grocery store shelves. Take fat-free creamer. Yes, it’s fat-free, but to compensate for lack of flavour, sugar or sugar substitutes are added.

 

The same for sugar-free items. Fat is added to compensate for lack of sugar like sugar-free Oreos. A regular Oreo has 2 grams of fat, but a sugar-free Oreo has 5 grams of fat.

What Toronto Researchers Discover about those No Sugar Added Label Claims

“No sugar added” food labels doesn’t necessarily mean there’s no sugar present, University of Toronto researchers say.

 

Do claims of “no sugar added” and “reduced in sugar” on labels on packaged food and beverage products really mean you’re getting a healthier alternative?

 

Not so much, researchers at the University of Toronto say. In fact, they may not actually have “notable reductions” in calories, and some may even contain sugar amounts that are considered “excess” by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Why No Sugar Added Labels May Not Be Safe for Diabetic Patients?

 

“Overall, we found that products with sugar claims were healthier and lower in free sugars, but we also saw examples of products with sugar claims that may conflict with what we know of consumer expectations,” Jodi Bernstein, lead author and PhD student in the department of nutritional sciences, says.

 

“For example, products with a reduced in sugar claim may not have similar reductions in calories and ‘no added sugar’ claims may be found on products that are high in sugars – contrary to what consumer may expect.”

 

“Free sugars are the sugars, syrups and fruit juices that have been removed from their naturally occurring sources of whole fruits, vegetables, dairy products and some grains,” Bernstein explained.

 

“And once removed, these sugars are ‘free’ to be consumed in large quantities and added into foods.”

 

That can lead people to eat more of them, which can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, obesity and diabetes.

 

Upon looking closer, the research team found that almost half of the products examined (48 per cent) had excess free sugar levels.

 

This, Bernstein says, means they had free sugar levels higher than those recommended by WHO – which is a maximum of 10 per cent of calories consumed.

 

“A ‘no sugar added’ claim means that no sugar has been ‘added,’ but that doesn’t mean the product wasn’t high in sugars in the first place,” Bernstein clarifies. “Although fruit juice is considered a free sugar, it doesn’t fall under the Canadian definition of an ‘added sugar.’”

 

According to the Canadian Food and Drug Regulations, labels on food products must “be accurate, truthful and not misleading.” Yet, under these same regulations, fruit juices are commonly considered a fruit ingredient and not a sweetener, researchers say.

 

So in this case, fruit drinks or fruit juice products may still come with a “no sugar added” claim even if they contain excess free sugar.

 

The researchers found excess free sugar in 15 of the 16 fruit preserves and all of the 234 fruit juices and juice drinks they looked at that came with “no sugar added claims.”

 

In total, Bernstein and her team looked at over 3,000 products including puddings, yogurts, cereals, fruit drinks, salad dressings and sweet condiments; 635 of those products had at least one sugar claim.

 

“Canadians are increasingly trying to limit the amount of sugars they eat and only a couple years ago the WHO emerged with guidelines recommending intakes of sugars be limited to reduce the risk of chronic diseases associated with eating too much sugars,” Bernstein says.

 

“It is particularly important that the tools consumers have available to them on the food label, like sugar claims, help guide them to healthier choices that are lower in sugars.”

 

Bernstein hopes that consumers recognize the limitations of these claims when choosing pre-packaged foods and beverages.

 

“Just because a product has a sugar claim doesn’t automatically mean it’s a healthier choice,” she warns.

 

An earlier study published in March by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill came to similar conclusions with no sugar, low-sodium, non-fat and low-fat claims.

 

According to researchers, these claims rarely match the actual nutritional quality of the food and would often have a worse nutritional profile than those without such claims.

 

Why Consuming Whole foods is a better approach than Having Processed Foods with No Sugar Added Labels

 

Vancouver-based registered dietitian Lindsay Pleskot, who is not affiliated with the research, agreed that claims about “added sugar” and “reduced sugar” can be confusing or misleading for consumers.

 

‘Just because a product has a sugar claim or fat claim or sodium claim, doesn’t mean it’s automatically a healthier choice,’ says the study’s lead author, registered dietitian and PhD candidate Jodi Bernstein. (Jodi Bernstein)

 

For people struggling to navigate labelling on packaged foods, Pleskot suggested opting for more whole foods — single-ingredient foods like vegetables and fruit — and eating at home more often.

 

“This way they don’t need to worry about being a detective and having to scrutinize packaging,” she said.

 

Pleskot praised the research, saying the findings could be helpful in influencing policy.

 

That’s Bernstein’s hope as well. She said regulations could be improved to ensure the claims are meeting consumers’ perceptions, and to make sure they’re found on foods that are low in sugars and lower in calories and meet overall health criteria.

 

But in the end, it comes down to what happens in the grocery store.

“Consumers can try to think critically when they see a no sugar added claim and consider, ‘What is the claim really saying?'” Bernstein said.

 

Watch this Video – How To Read A Food Label- A Guide for People with Diabetes

By Matt Traverso – author of Reverse Diabetes Today. The techniques and methods explained in Reverse Diabetes Today are simple to implement. It does not require you to buy and use any expensive medicines and treatments. You don’t need to worry about needles any more.

 

You will find the techniques and methods explained in Reverse Diabetes Today highly effective and they will change your life style. In simple words, your whole body will get cleansed from the harmful toxins and acids.

 

Reverse Diabetes Today carries useful info about the diet, which must be used to cure your pancreas. These methods will significantly affect your pancreas in a positive way and it will start producing insulin again like it used to before you got diabetes.   

 

So if you want to find out more about this, then just visit this link now:

 

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7 Tips On Keeping Your Blood Sugar Level Stable

7 Tips On Keeping Your Blood Sugar Level Stable - If you’re anything like me, it can be tough to resist all of the comfort foods and sugary sweets that come with the holidays. Aside from being not so good for you, excess refined sugar and carbs can cause a sudden spike and then drop in your blood sugar level. Here are some tips on keeping your blood sugar level stable
How to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes & Restore Health by Matt Traverso

 

If you’re anything like me, it can be tough to resist all of the comfort foods and sugary sweets that come with the holidays. Aside from being not so good for you, excess refined sugar and carbs can cause a sudden spike and then drop in your blood sugar level. We’ve probably all felt this within our bodies – maybe without even realizing it.

 

So why should you care about how stable your blood sugar is? Stable blood sugar means a better mood, less irritability, more balanced hormones, etc.

 

We could all use a little extra support in these areas during the hectic (and tempting!) holiday season, so here are some tips on keeping your blood sugar level stable:

 

Sprinkle some cinnamon

 

While most spices have their benefits, there’s one spice that can actually play a huge role in balancing your blood sugar – cinnamon – not pumpkin spice! This magical spice helps curb blood sugar spikes by lowering insulin resistance. I love sprinkling cinnamon on my coffee in the morning, but it’s also pretty delish on roasted sweet potatoes.

 

Add ACV to your diet

 

Apple cider vinegar is a magical little liquid – it works wonders for so many things. Like helping to control your blood sugar level, so drink up. The easiest way to get your daily dose of ACV is by mixing one tablespoon with a cup of water and honey to taste. Add in a sprinkle of cinnamon for bonus points.

 

Drink bitter melon juice

 

Bitter melon, enriched with a wide range of health benefits is a safe cure to alleviate the troubles due to hyperglycemia. To get the best health advantage, it is advised to drink a cup of bitter melon juice twice per day.

 

Studies from Asper discovers that some compounds in bitter melon juice are found to be very effective to improve the insulin sensitivity of cells. Those people in search of a home remedy can make use of this vegetable juice regularly.

 

Aloe vera juice

 

Similar to bitter melon, you can also make use of aloe vera juice to lower insulin resistance. This herbal cure is also composed with enzymes like bradykinase which can alleviate pain due to inflammations. Formation of skin problem is quite common among people suffering from hyperglycemia. These problems can be also alleviated by making use of aloe vera juice in daily diet.

 

Boil fenugreek seeds in water

 

Similar to sulfur compounds, fenugreek can also control the rise of blood sugar level in body. If possible, try to consume fenugreek seeds boiled in water daily.

 

Apart from lowering the insulin resistance from body cells, you can also make use of this food source to improve the blood circulation in body. To get effective result, it is also advised to include food sources like bilberry in daily diet.

 

Eat before you drink

 

One of the most common ways we spike our blood sugar levels is from drinking alcohol on an empty stomach. So before indulging in a glass of wine at a holiday party, try having a quick snack to balance out your blood sugar.

 

For anyone pregnant, you obviously don’t have to worry about this, but sugary drinks can also mimic alcohol, so snack before drinking those, too.

 

Snack often

 

To keep your blood sugar stable, it’s important to eat every few hours. Replenish your body with snacks that are low on the glycemic index, like veggie sticks and hummus or nuts and berries.

 

These foods release energy into your bloodstream slower than high-carb snacks like chips or cookies, leading to more stable blood sugar levels.

 

Watch this Video – Lower Your Blood Sugar Level Instantly With These 11 Foods

By Matt Traverso – author of Reverse Diabetes Today. The techniques and methods explained in Reverse Diabetes Today are simple to implement. It does not require you to buy and use any expensive medicines and treatments. You don’t need to worry about needles any more.

 

You will find the techniques and methods explained in Reverse Diabetes Today highly effective and they will change your life style. In simple words, your whole body will get cleansed from the harmful toxins and acids.

 

Reverse Diabetes Today carries useful info about the diet, which must be used to cure your pancreas. These methods will significantly affect your pancreas in a positive way and it will start producing insulin again like it used to before you got diabetes.  

 

So if you want to find out more about this, then just visit this link now:

 

How to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes & Restore Health by Matt Traverso

 

Scar Treatment Home Remedies – How Best to Reduce Scar Visibility?

Scar Treatment Home Remedies – How Best to Reduce Scar Visibility? This post will discuss about how do scars form, the different types of scar, the 6 scar treatment home remedies you can use to reduce scar visibility and a video clip on how to get rid of scar spot tissue on face and legs.
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This post will discuss about how do scars form, the different types of scar, the 6 scar treatment home remedies you can use to reduce scar visibility and a video clip on how to get rid of scar spot tissue on face and legs.

 

Scars form when there is injury or trauma to the skin, especially when the dermis (the deeper layers of the skin) are injured. Greatly simplified, the process of a scar forming goes roughly like this.

 

Blood rushes to the wound site and begins to clot. Fibroblasts, remarkable little cells that help produce several different types of connective tissues and proteins, begin to deposit the foundation for collagen.

 

Collagen is the main structural protein found in our skin. However, the new collagen that is forming scar tissue is different from regular collagen, and tends to be inferior to ‘normal’ skin in its functioning. Still, it does the job-a pretty impressive one when you think about it.

 

Scar tissue looks different because the collagen that’s being laid down is made up of fibers that lie parallel to each other, instead of the regular randomized cross woven pattern that exists in undamaged skin. The scar tissue is tough, not as elastic or supple, nor do things like sweat glands or hair follicles re-grow in it.

 

Examples of Scar Types

 

Below are a few different types of scars that occur, summed up very simply, with some being more severe than others. How you go about remedying your scars will be easier if you know a bit about the scar itself!

 

Hypertrophic: Hypertrophic scars are raised above the surrounding skin, due to the body overproducing collagen. They typically present themselves as a red, raised, and thickened patches of skin. They often form when there is mechanical tension on the wound. They can fade over a period of two to three years.

 

Keloid: Very thick raised scars, more severe than hypertrophic scars, and may spread beyond the original wound site. They can also develop into benign masses. Keloid scarring, like hypertrophic scars, are raised from excessive amounts of stiff collagen fibers deposited on the wound.

 

Atrophic: The scar is sunken in the skin, giving it a typical “pitted” appearance, caused when underlying structures that support the skin are lost. Acne and diseases such as the chicken pox tend to leave atrophic scars.

 

 

Scars vs. Hyperpigmentation

 

Some of these remedies apply to hyperpigmentation, which is when extra pigment is deposited at the wound site. Hyperpigmentation is often seen in times after a bad bout with acne, and can give the appearance of there being a mark or scar.

 

How Best to Reduce Scar Visibility Naturally?

 

Different treatments and remedies and their results vary hugely from individual to individual, as it all depends on genetics, how you got the scar, how long you’ve had it, etc. So don’t be afraid to play around with these to see what works best!

 

Reduce Scar Visibility Tip #1 – Marula Oil

 

Long, long before it became mainstream, marula oil was used traditionally used by the Tsonga people of South Africa and Mozambique, where it is still used by many peoples in that region.

 

Marula oil is used for skin care-as a cleansing or massage oil, as a moisturizer- and even a dietary supplement. From food to medicine, the marula tree and the oil from its fruits have a long history of being extensively used.

 

The oil comes from harvested fruits that hold a nut, inside which rests a kernel. The oil is extracted from this kernel, and a considerable amount of work goes into the extraction process given the tough fibrous make-up of the nut. Once removed, the kernel is cold-pressed by hand for the oil, resulting in a small quantity the precious stuff.

 

The oil is extremely light, silky, absorbs quickly into the skin, and penetrates deeply. It has many uses, but in the case of scars it reduces redness and inflammation, and softens up the tough tissue.

 

The oleic acid enhances the ability of the oil to penetrate the skin, allowing other fatty acids to soak in and do their work. Use it plain or as a base oil-I’ll frequently add it to my scar butter.

 

You will need…

-Marula Oil

 

Directions

 

Rinse the scar and the area around it with warm water. Pat dry. Start with less oil and add more as you need it-if I plan on rubbing it in some I use more, if I am putting it on and letting it soak in on its own I use a little less. You don’t need much, just enough to cover the scar well. Reapply up to three times daily (or as needed.)

 

Reduce Scar Visibility Tip #2 – Baobab Oil

 

This precious oil, like Marula oil, is high in essential fatty acids. 33% of the seed content is oil, with the majority of those oils being oleic and linoleic.  Oleic and linoleic will soften skin-in this case, the tough scar tissue-and moisturize the epidermis, where the visible part of your scar sits.

 

All of the fatty acids help regenerate outer epithelial tissues (basically, the cells that make up the outside of your skin), which is part of why it is so renowned for its abilities to heal our skin and reduce scars. It is thick and rich and remains on the skin longer after application. Again, use it as a base or a carrier or on its own!

 

You will need…

 

-Baobab Oil

 

Directions

 

Rinse the area with warm water and pat dry. Apply a light coating of enough baobab oil to cover the scar. Remember that it will sit on the skin for a while after application.

 

Reduce Scar Visibility Tip #3 – Fenugreek Paste

 

Fenugreek was always one of those remedies that I just steered clear of. Not because of any fault of its own-for some reason the name just always deterred me. But, eventually, I was able to get over that quirk of mine, and now find it a useful ingredient to have lying around.

 

Fenugreek is used for a range of ailments, from easing indigestion to reducing dandruff. It can also help with skin inflammation and irritation, such as that which may occur with a scar.

 

Anecdotal evidence suggests that it also helps to lighten skin, thus reducing the appearance of the scar or hyperpigmentation. In this case, making the seeds into a paste is the most effective way of getting their benefit.

 

You will need –

 

-Fenugreek seeds
-Warm water
-Something to grind up the seeds

 

Directions

 

How much fenugreek you’ll need depends entirely on the size of the scar. Start with a tablespoon or two, and if there is extra store in the fridge for up to three days.

Soak the seeds overnight in warm water, or until they are soft (even “slimy”) feeling. Drain and mash them up into a paste-a mortar and pestle works best for this.

 

If the mash is too thick, you can add just a smidge of warm water at a time until it is the proper consistency-thick but easily spreadable, not runny.

 

Rinse the area with warm water and pat dry. Apply enough to cover the scar and leave on for 30 minutes. Rinse off with warm water and pat dry.

I would suggest using your favorite lotion/moisturizer after this as it can be drying.

 

Reduce Scar Visibility Tip #4 – Fish Oil

 

Ah, fish oil. It’s one of those “it’ll cure whatever ails ya” remedies. Rich in our favorite fatty acids, fish oil taken in the diet and applied directly to scars can help reduce their appearance.

 

Some research has been done showing that they may even speed of the breakdown of fibroblasts, which are responsible for laying down all that extra collagen, even in scars as severe as keloids.

 

If you can take it as a dietary supplement, I always say go for it. It’s worth trying topically as well. Fibroblasts aside, it will moisturize the scar well and moisturizing means a better environment for healing to take place.

 

You will need…

 

-A high quality fish oil

 

Directions

 

Apply fish oil directly to the scar and/or take the appropriate dosage for a dietary supplement.

 

Reduce Scar Visibility Tip #5 – Lemon Juice

 

This one should come as no surprise. Lemon juice, in addition to having other benefits, is known to lighten skin. This is because it is thought to interrupt melanogenesis-basically the process in which melanin, the pigment that darkens skin, is formed.

 

It is also thought to reduce or break down the existing melanin in the skin as well. Be careful after applying lemon juice as it can make you a bit more sensitive to the sun for a bit after using it.

 

You will need…

 

-1 fresh lemon

 

Directions

 

Juice the lemon. Rinse the affected area and then apply directly. Do this up to twice a day as needed and be patient, as it isn’t instantaneous. Keep the leftover juice in the fridge for later use.

 

Reduce Scar Visibility Tip #6 – Sunscreen or Cover Up

 

This is more of a (very helpful) preventative rather than a remedy. When the sun- chiefly its ultraviolet rays-hits your skin, it damages it. Your body, well-equipped as always, rushes to defend and protect your sensitive skin by depositing melanin, a darker pigment that will give more protection against the harmful rays.

 

The skin of your scar is sensitive and will darken easily, so cover up or use sunscreen, and you can help prevent any burns or unwanted melanin making it more visible. Tanning or getting sunburned will ultimately *not* help your cause!

 

You will need…

 

-Sunscreen that is at least SPF 30

 

Directions

 

Apply sunscreen to the scar before exposing it to sunlight or keep it covered.

 

And above all else…

 

Be patient. There is no current natural remedy or medical technology that can guarantee the complete removal of a scar. Although some may certainly helpful, our bodies are pretty incredible of doing the job.

 

Trust in your body – it knows what it’s doing! When it comes to badly damaged or non-regenerable tissues, they are replaced by the laying down of connective tissue (think collagen!) This is a process called replacement-also known as scarring.

 

Regeneration is a type of healing in which new growth can completely bring back at least portions of damaged tissue to its normal state. Most of the time these two occur in tandem during the healing process.

 

Over the course of 2 sometimes up to 3 years the scar will continue to heal, replacing and regenerating. So don’t panic about a scar. Get a little help from some good remedies, trust your body and time, be patient, and all will heal.

 

Watch this Video – How to Get Rid of Scars Fast, Best Scar Treatment, How to Get Rid of Scar Spot Tissue on Face & Legs

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How Can I Really Remove Stretch Marks?

How Can I Really Remove Stretch Marks? This post will talk about everything you need to know in trying to look for ways to remove stretch marks. The most expensive ways to remove stretch marks is not necessarily the most effective. Some methods to remove stretch marks will work better than others, depending on individuals.
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This post will talk about everything you need to know in trying to look for ways to remove stretch marks. The most expensive ways to remove stretch marks is not necessarily the most effective. Some methods to remove stretch marks will work better than others, depending on individuals.

 

Stretch marks — they’re just not only related to pregnancies. In case you or a someone has gained weight, then you definitely have likely seen them develop first-hand.

 

Stretch marks can come as a result of packing on extra fats, or even losing it quick. As a result, your skin simply breaks down and stretches, leaving streaky scars that can be red, purple or white in color.

 

They’re unsightly, annoying, and alas, hard to cope with.

 

One thing about stretch marks is that they sneak up on you. You don’t clearly see them happening — within the equal manner that you don’t see yourself turning into obese.

 

But after a period of time and due to not paying attention, you can see stretch marks appearing on your skin. This can be due to you can’t kick your sugar habit, or simply don’t exercise enough. Due to the lack of care for your body, stretch marks appear.

 

And stretch marks are just one of these visible results from the lack of care for your body. Most likely, if you’re seeing stretch marks, you’re experiencing a host of other problems due to weight gain or loss.

 

So, you need to make an effort in controlling the bad habits first before you bother about the cosmetic issues related to stretch marks.

 

But if you’re ready to tackle those stretch marks and attempt to repair your body to its former glory, the question is that this: what precisely are you able to do to remove stretch marks?

 

Trying to remove stretch marks isn’t as easy as you might have hoped. In truth, there’s no assure which you’ll ever be able to completely remove stretch marks. As just mentioned, the marks themselves are basically scars, and scar tissue is notoriously hard to conceal or make disappear.

 

However, that doesn’t imply there isn’t any ways to remove stretch marks. There are options at the table, ranging from surgical, to a collection of topical remedies.

 

In truth, there’s studies that points to androgens, estrogen, and glucocorticoids being the essential substances that are needed for concealing scar tissue.

 

But the surgical method to remove stretch marks — going under the knife is one of the greater popular remedy options nowadays, and it’s becoming even easier to do now that we are able to use lasers.

 

Even Kim Kardashian has gone through laser treatments to remove stretch marks, as an example to show how ubiquitous this treatment has come to be.

 

But surgical treatments are expensive, and there are many issues that each you and surgical experts need to address first you could even get the go-ahead. Even then, there’s no guarantee that this will work to remove stretch marks absolutely.

 

There are various easily accessible alternatives to remove stretch marks. Those typically take the shape of topical creams, which can be apply directly on the skin, like creams or moisturizers.

 

For the thrifty amongst us, the costs of those merchandise can fast add up, and relying on how long or how many you plan to use to remove stretch marks, your charges can also even eclipse a surgical remedy.

 

So, in case you want to proceed and opt for topical treatments, the first thing is to make sure you drink enough of plain water. The more hydrated your body is, the greater is the elasticity of your skin. This make a great difference in preventing marks from getting worse. After that, you’ll need to moisturize your trouble regions with lotion, and always use sunscreen.

 

These are the first steps towards prevention of stretch marks. In addition, you could try bio oil multiuse skin care oil, which usually gets positive feedbacks for being effective in helping to remove stretch marks. There are comparable options you could try as well. Even coconut oil has been hailed as a powerful treatment.

 

You can even try your very own serums, using powerful ingredients like tretinoin.

 

Whichever methods you choose to remove stretch marks; you’ll be better off with coming to accept the reality that those marks are possibly with you for life.

 

If you can accept that reality, and even wear them as a kind of badge of honor (perhaps a reminder of your former overweight self, and how you overcame obesity?) you’ll be a good deal happier in the long run. For most people, stretch marks are never going to go away, or be fully indistinguishable.

 

Some remedies to remove stretch marks will work better than others, depending on individuals.

 

Again, you need to realize that even if you spend a lot of money to look for ways to completely remove stretch marks — there’s still a possibility that you may not get the result you hope for.

 

Watch this Video – How to Remove Stretch Marks Using Vicks Vaporub

By Justin E King, author of the Erase Your Stretch Marks program. This program will teach you the natural ways to treat your stretch marks, how to minimize them, how to get rid of them by using some homemade cream recipes and nutritional guidelines. For more information about this program, CLICK HERE to Find Out How to Remove Stretch Marks.

 

How Best to Really Treat Stretch Marks in Pregnancy?

How Best to Really Treat Stretch Marks in Pregnancy? This post will discuss about what are stretch marks, how likely are you going to get stretch marks in pregnancy, can you prevent getting stretch marks in pregnancy, do stretch marks in pregnancy eventually fade away and whether can you remove stretch marks after pregnancy.
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This post will discuss about what are stretch marks, how likely are you going to get stretch marks in pregnancy, can you prevent getting stretch marks in pregnancy, do stretch marks in pregnancy eventually fade away and whether can you remove stretch marks after pregnancy.

 

You will also get 2 video clips about How to Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy! 2nd Baby, 36 Weeks! And the Best HACK to Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy (NO EXPENSIVE CREAMS!!)

 

What are stretch marks?

 

Stretch marks are small, depressed streaks on the skin that appear most customarily on the stomach in the later stages of pregnancy whilst the belly is unexpectedly increasing to deal with a growing baby. Some women additionally get them on their buttocks, thighs, hips, and breasts.

 

Stretch marks are as a result of modifications inside the elastic supportive tissue that lies just under the skin. They start out crimson, reddish brown, crimson, or darkish brown, depending for your skin coloration. They later fade, even though they never completely disappear.

 

How do I Know if I am more likely to get stretch marks in pregnancy?

 

It’s tough to expect. At the least half of pregnant girls get stretch marks, but nobody can know with certainty who’s going to get them and who might not. But, there are some factors that raise your probabilities of getting stretch marks in pregnancy.

 

Studies suggests that genetics do play a role: in case your mom or sister developed stretch marks at some stage in their pregnancy, you are much more likely to get them, too.

 

In addition, the greater your skin has to extend all through pregnancy and the extra speedy it happens, the more likely you’re to broaden stretch marks. For that reason, you are more likely to get stretch marks in pregnancy if:

 

  • you gain weight rapidly.
  • You’re sporting multiples.
  • You are carrying a big infant.
  • You have extra amniotic fluid.

 

What am I able to do to prevent getting stretch marks in pregnancy?

 

Lamentably, there isn’t always plenty you could do. Gaining no greater than the advocated quantity of weight — in maximum instances, 25 to 35 kilos — and gaining it slowly may also reduce your possibilities of having stretch marks in pregnancy.

 

There is no evidence that any of the creams, salves, and oils that claim to prevent stretch marks actually works. (maintaining your stomach properly moisturized as it gets bigger can also reduce itching, even though.)

 

Do stretch marks in pregnancy eventually fade away?

 

The coolest information is that extend marks generally end up substantially less visible approximately six to twelve months after childbirth. The pigmentation fades and they commonly emerge as lighter than the surrounding skin, but their texture will stay the equal.

 

Is there something I can do to remove stretch marks after pregnancy?

 

You may not be capable of getting rid of stretch marks altogether, however in case your stretch marks nevertheless trouble you after your pregnancy, communicate to a dermatologist approximately methods to reduce the appearance of stretch marks. There are a variety of treatment alternatives for stretch marks after pregnancy.

 

Topical medicines along with tretinoin (Retin-A) and glycolic acid may also assist. (notice: Retin-A isn’t safe to use at some stage for stretch marks in pregnancy and there’s no reliable records about its effect on the amount of breast milk excreted or its impact on a nursing infant, so it’s excellent avoided for breastfeeding mums.)

 

There is some evidence that laser treatments can assist to restore the skin’s elasticity and also fade the appearance of stretch marks.

 

Be aware that the arrival of stretch marks in pregnancy is considered a beauty issue, so insurance in all likelihood might not cover the fee of dermatology appointments, medicines, and techniques.

 

Watch these 2 videos –

 

HOW TO PREVENT STRETCH MARKS DURING PREGNANCY! 2nd Baby, 36 Weeks!

 

Best HACK To Prevent Stretch Marks During Pregnancy (NO EXPENSIVE CREAMS!!)

By Justin E King, author of the Erase Your Stretch Marks program. This program will teach you the natural ways to treat your stretch marks, how to minimize them, how to get rid of them by using some homemade cream recipes and nutritional guidelines. For more information about this program, CLICK HERE to Find Out How to Treat Stretch Marks in Pregnancy.