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How to Avoid Stretch Marks When Losing Weight

Overview Wide fluctuations in weight over a short period of time can cause both women and men to get stretch marks. Although not everyone gets stretch marks when losing weight, genetics can play a role. Skin type is another factor, as some people h...

How to Stretch for Weight Loss

Overview The best way to stretch for weight loss is to do yoga poses. Yoga will burn calories, improve your flexibility and help tone your muscles. One 50-minute Hatha yoga class burns around 144 calories, according to an article on MedicalNewsToda...

How to Get Rid of Stretchmarks

Overview Stretch marks are those unsightly pink, red and purple streaks that signify that your skin has been over-stretched. They often appear on the stomach, arms, neck and buttocks, typically because of pregnancy, weight loss or weight gain. Thou...

Common Skin Moles

Skin moles, often called "beauty marks" in popular fashion, can be found on all parts of the body. Everyone has at least one; in fact, the Cleveland Clinic reports that most people have between 10 and 40 by the time of adulthood. Scientists speculate...

How to Prevent Stretch Marks From Weight Loss

Overview Stretch marks are a common, yet unfortunate, side effect of weight loss. While losing weight is a great accomplishment, it is not so thrilling to see such marks on your body. Fortunately, there are ways to prevent these marks from occurrin...

Stretch Marks and Weight Training

Overview Although stretch marks are extremely common during pregnancy--the American Pregnancy Association states that up to 90 percent of women experience them--they can also occur during weight training. Because stretch marks can be frustrating an...

Stretch Marks and Weight

Overview Stretch marks, medically termed striae, are a concern for many overweight people, pregnant women and weightlifters. There are certain medical conditions and medications that may also result in stretch marks. MedlinePlus advises to seek med...