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38 weeks and tummy skin feels ripped and itchy :(

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ButteryJam Sun 12-May-13 22:49:29


I've just had my 1st stretch marks at 38 + 3, and my skin actually hurts and feels like it is going to pull and burst - very uncomfortable! Any tips on how to stop it feeling that way? I've put extra Mamma Mio Butter rub on, but not making a difference ... And it's also very itchy. Just beneath my belly button. Did anyone else experience the same?

Bunnychan Sun 12-May-13 23:11:09

Hi buttery I had this a few days ago- it felt like my skin was burning and itching on my bump. I used sanctuary stretch mark oil on it and kept leaving my belly out to air at home lol but it has been much better since x

Livingwithmymother Mon 13-May-13 01:20:40

Keep it well moisturised
Any cream really, I'd recommend coco butter or coconut oil

ButteryJam Mon 13-May-13 10:07:28

Bunnychan, thanks! smile Good to hear others have had it too and it's not something strange just happening to me!

ButteryJam Mon 13-May-13 10:07:45

Living, will keep it moisturised, thanks!

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