Regu-Stretch | a stretch mark treatment by DSM

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Both men and women are looking for a good stretch mark treatment.

It is estimated 90% of pregnant women, 70% of adolescent females, and 40% of adolescent males have stretch marks on their body.

Stretch marks are a form of scarring that occur when the skin is abnormally stretched and expanded in a very short period of time. They appear when the skin fails to bounce back. Abnormal stretching causes the skin’s support structure of collagen and elastin to break down or rupture.

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A stretch mark treatment that’s making stretch marks a thing of the past

The active ingredient in the stretch mark treatment Regu-Stretch consists of the synthetic peptide Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5 with Panthenol and an organic Marrubium extract. Their combined properties supports the structure of skin under tension as well as reducing existing stretch marks.

Unique product features:

  • Regu-Stretch is a complex designed to help prevent or repair all types of stretch marks during and after mechanical stretching.
  • The unique combination protects skin from tissue degradation and reduces inflammation.
  • Regu-Stretch has a positive effect on collagen levels.
  • Regu-Stretch supports healing by the growth of epithelium over a denuded or damaged surface.

Benefits:

  • Helps prevent stretch marks from occurring.
  • Helps restore the appearance of stretch marks.
  • Visible results in as little as 2 months.
  • Improves skin firmness, smoothness and elasticity.

Cosmetic Applications:

  • Anti-stretch marks and anti-striae treatments.
  • Body contour remodelling products for adolescent skin.
  • Firming, moisturizing and anti-cellulite products.
  • Treatment for fine lines and wrinkles.

How does Regu-Stretch work?

Before stretch marks occur there are several stages of inflammation and skin matrix degradation reactions. Regu-stretch attacks these stages in this process and stops them from happening.

 

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Stretch marks cycle.

To prevent the appearance of stretch marks, interventions are required at multiple levels of the cascade.

REGU-STRETCH down regulates the expression of pro-inflammatory cytokines and collagen-degrading enzymes (Matrix MetalloProteinases, MMPs).

Application of REGU-STRETCH helps protect the skin against the consequences of stretching and supports the healing process, leaving skin looking healthier and smoother.

 

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The stages where Regu-Stretch helps prevent stretch marks.

See the effects of Regu-Stretch below. Here are the results of an in vivo clinical study, on female volunteers, over the course of 3 months:

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Content and images courtesy of DSM.

 

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