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Anonymous asked in HealthDiseases & ConditionsSkin Conditions · 3 months ago

Why do people have stretch marks?

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    3 months ago

    Stretch marks are scars that form when there is destruction of elastic fibers and collagen in the skin, usually caused by a stretching of the skin. The "lines" are formed because of the decrease in thickness of the dermis and epidermis.

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  • 3 months ago

    their skin stretches, it leaves marks. most commonly in fat people & women who had children.

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