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Stretch Marks

WHAT ARE STRETCH MARKS?     Stretch marks also called Striae are over stretched skin usually like a form of scarring on the skin. They appear as thin lines or bands especially if several of them are parallel or close. Both Read more…


Acne can occur at any stage but commonly occurs during puberty when the sebaceous glands activate. The hormone ANDROGEN found in males and females can over stimulate oil glands thereby causing acne. Some medications containing Androgen and lithium can also Read more…