Stretch Marks

Some see stretch marks as an inevitable part of pregnancy. Robelyn Labs has done our research, and created topical stretch mark therapy and treatments for use before, during, and after pregnancy. We are constantly researching how we can better help our clients prevent stretch marks, or get rid of the stretch marks they already have - even if they've had them for years. We work hard to clear up misconceptions and to provide our customers, and everyone who visits our site, with the latest information, and some of our experiences, and experiences that have been shared with us.


Pregnancy Stretch Marks - How Can You Avoid Them
By: Tracy Hughes / 13 Comments

Pregnancy Stretch Marks - How Can You Avoid Them

Many factors contribute to how prone you are to developing stretch marks when you’re pregnant. Your health, lifestyle, and genetics are all factors. But you can counter act many of these components - before, during, and after your pregnancy.

Self Image and Stretch Marks
By: Elaine Swires / 54 Comments

Self Image and Stretch Marks

There has been a real push lately for women to take back control of their body image. Positive messages abound about loving your body as it is naturally – and not striving to achieve the impossible look of airbrushed, perfect models.

Stretch Marks For Men Are on the Rise
By: Bill McConnell / 49 Comments

Stretch Marks For Men Are on the Rise

We usually think of stretch marks as a problem for women. But skin is skin and any kind of rapid growth, weight gain, or muscle mass gain which causes stretching of the skin can cause them. Following the trend of more men trying to bulk up and look more muscular (perhaps inspired by their favorite on screen super hero), stretch marks in men are also on the rise.

Are pregnancy stretch marks different than other stretch marks?
By: Tracy Hughes / 55 Comments

Are pregnancy stretch marks different than other stretch marks?

Up to 90% of women develop stretch marks at some point during their pregnancy. Stretch marks can also result from puberty or any other rapid weight gain. But is there a difference between the stretch marks of a teenager hitting puberty and a woman in the 7th month of pregnancy?

How to reduce the appearance of stretch marks
By: Bill McConnell / 12 Comments

How to reduce the appearance of stretch marks

The causes of stretch marks are a mix of overall health and genetics. If you’re in poor health, malnourished (even if it’s only micronutrients), or sickly you’ll probably be more prone to stretch marks. Since striae are caused by skin being stressed internally causing scarring to occur it’s obvious poor health will increase their likelihood. Of course even healthy people suffer stretch marks. It’s partly genetic too.

How tanning affects stretch marks
By: Tracy Hughes / 11 Comments

How tanning affects stretch marks

Stretch marks are scar tissue – damaged skin that doesn’t have the chemical properties that allows healthy skin to tan. In fact, tanning over stretch marks may give you the exact opposite of your desired results.

How can I get rid of my stretch marks?
By: Bill McConnell / 12 Comments

How can I get rid of my stretch marks?

​Opinions vary on how successful topical treatments are when it comes to treating or removing stretch marks. Most medical professionals will insist that laser resurfacing or surgery are the only truly effective methods. But other medical professionals, such as dermatologists, will suggest that Retin-A (tretinoin) creams can be effective. Step down one level to aestheticians and you’ll find recommendations for anything from wraps to lotions to natural remedies. So if the medical and professionals can’t agree, how are you suppose to figure it out?

Really bad belly stretch marks? We can help.
By: Serena Jones / 25 Comments

Really bad belly stretch marks? We can help.

​One of the most frequent questions our customer service teams receives is “will this work on my really bad belly stretch marks?” Of course we answer, “Yes! And if you’re not satisfied, you can always return it.” Boastful? Nope, we’re simply confident that our product formulas can – and do – make a difference.

The stretch mark truth: what works for some… won’t work for others
By: Serena Jones / 11 Comments

The stretch mark truth: what works for some… won’t work for others

​That may seem like an odd admission by a company that manufactures stretch mark treatments. But it shouldn’t – we simply believe in honesty. It’s why we’ve always offered a sixty-day money-back guarantee. Not because we don’t believe in our product - we do - but because we acknowledge it won’t work for everyone.