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09/12/2013 at 12:31
09/12/2013 at 12:34
09/12/2013 at 12:38
About 3 days after the birth! I had none throughout the pregnancy then as my tummy shrank a few appeared. I was not happy!
09/12/2013 at 12:46
Last week! I noticed a mark on my bump & wasn't sure if it was a bruise or a stetch mark but then another appeared and they were both definitely lines.
I thought I'd been really lucky (I guess with 2 I still am!) But have been warned they are more likely to appear post birth!
09/12/2013 at 12:56
09/12/2013 at 14:01
I didn't get any... neither did my mum or grandma so maybe its a genetic thing!
09/12/2013 at 14:02
At about 30 weeks. It started with one, small, purpley-red, angry- looking line, and now I reckon I have about 14 'big' ones and a handful of little ones
Have you started to get them?
09/12/2013 at 14:09
09/12/2013 at 14:11
Never last time. This time I've none on my stomach but loads appeared on my thighs despite me only having put on 8lbs!! Grrr
09/12/2013 at 14:53
Nenas- apparently it is genetic!
09/12/2013 at 15:39
My first one appeared in my sleep at about 30 weeks. Now I look like a stripy tiger on my tummy..lots of them all very raised and red. I was horrified at first but I have none anywhere else and like people say, it just shows how youve carried a baby :-)
09/12/2013 at 16:22
I think i have my first ones appearing, i thought they were bruises or marks from my trousers, but i defo think they are stretch marks, i was expecting them as i have the type of skin to get them and had loads as a teenager!
will keep using my creams etc, but as we say if your going to get them then your going to get them x
09/12/2013 at 16:23
I've got my first one with more to come I reckon. I'm lathering on the bio oil to try to minimise their impact but am resigned to the fact I won't be able to stop them - not going to get too upset about it though, like Gemini said, it's a reminder of carrying your baby!
09/12/2013 at 19:40
I got two at 37 weeks. They're still there, little bu**ers.
09/12/2013 at 19:46
I was 1 of the lucky ones |& never got any, put lots of cocoa butter on (just the normal stuff rather than the pregnancy stuff) so not sure if it helped.
09/12/2013 at 21:11
About 33 weeks. Ialready had stretch marks on my tummy but now also have about 5 red 'spots' where the skin's stretching even more. Just on the one side though as that's where baby is, I have nothing at all on the other side!
12/12/2013 at 10:39
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