Many factors can influence your chances of having stretch marks.
Scientists identified 544 genetic markers that are associated with stretch marks. Do you wanto to know what could happen to you?
What are stretch marks?
Stretch marks are a type of scarring that look like stripes on the skin and are commonly found on the hips, thighs, and abdomen. They often develop when the skin stretches during a quick period of growth, like during adolescence, pregnancy, or rapid weight gain.