Top 10 Best Stretch Mark Creams in Singapore
Different types lines appear on our bodies as we age throughout the years, from wrinkles to stretch marks. Depending on your skin color, stretch marks can range from red, to purple, to dark brown, and commonly crop up on the abdomen, hips, thighs, and/or breasts, usually around puberty and during pregnancy. The Tropika Club team has rounded up Top 10 Best Stretch Mark Creams in Singapore. Check them out!
1. Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Stretch Mark Lotion
Description: Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Massage Lotion helps visibly improve skin elasticity and reduce the appearance of stretch marks. Pure Cocoa Butter and Shea Butter, Natural Oils, Collagen, Elastin, and Lutein keep skin moisturized and supple for 48 hours allowing skin to stretch more easily. Widely recommended for stretch marks during and after pregnancy or weight fluctuation. This non-greasy lotion is ideal for all over body use, in place of your regular moisturizer.
How to Use: In place of your usual moisturiser, apply all over the body 3 times per day.
Pricing: $27.00 for 250 ml
Where to Find: Watson
2. Clarins Body Partner Stretch Mark Expert
Description: A new and improved plant-powered ‘Mum-Friendly’ formula! A gentle stretch mark cream that addresses stretch marks caused by pregnancy and weight fluctuations. This fast absorbing, plant-based formula blended with minimal ingredients chosen precisely for their highly effective properties helps target stretch marks and gently comforts the skin.
How to Use: Apply using circular motions on the thighs, hips, tummy and breasts. Recommended using the Clarins application and massage method (see product insert).
Pricing: $98.00 for 175 ml
Where to Find: Clarins
3. Bio-oil Skincare Oil
Description: Bio-Oil® Skincare Oil is a specialist skincare product formulated to help improve the appearane of scars, stretch marks and uneven skin tone. It also smooth and tone ageing and wrinkled skin and help supplement skin’s natural oils that are stripped away by factors such as extreme weather, frequent bathing and the drying effects of air conditioning. Bio-Oil® Skincare Oil formulation is a combination of plant extracts and vitamins suspended in an oil base. Oil, being oxygen-free, allows the plant extracts and vitamins to retain their potency.
Furthermore, Bio-Oil® contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin Oil, which changes the formulation’s overall consistency, making it light and non-greasy. This ensures that the goodness contained in the vitamins and plant extracts is absorbed into the skin. During pregnancy, Bio-Oil® should be applied from the start of the second trimester to areas that are prone to stretch marks.
How to Use: Massage Bio-Oil twice daily into the areas most susceptible to stretch marks. During pregnancy, massage Bio-Oil into the abdomen, hips, breasts, lower back, and upper thighs twice daily from the start of the second trimester. To help improve the appearance of existing stretch marks, apply Bio-Oil twice daily, massaging with the fingertips in a circular motion until fully absorbed. Use for a minimum of 3 months.
Pricing: $15.50 for 60 ml
Where to Find: Watsons
4. Mustela Stretch Marks Prevention Cream
Description: Specially formulated for expectant and new mothers, Stretch marks prevention cream helps prevent stretch marks thanks to its unique combination of active ingredients and ingredients of natural origin:
- 1. Avocado peptides, patented ingredients of natural origin helps relieve sensations of tightness, reinforces skin elasticity and leaves the skin feeling supple and comfortable.
- 2. Galactoarabinan, a patented stretch mark care ingredient extracted from the Larch tree, promotes elasticity, keeps skin supple and helps it to withstand from stretching.
- 3. Beewax and shea butter provide moisturization and nourishment, leaving skin feeling soft.
How to Use: 1. Starting from the first month of pregnancy and after birth, massage this product on the abdomen, hips and thighs and breasts, in the morning and evening. 2. Massaging until fully absorbed.
Pricing: $38.12 for 150 ml
Where to Find: Ezbuy
5. Burt’s Bees Mama Bee Belly Butter
Description: Burt’s Bees Mama Bee Belly Butter will keep your skin smooth and soft during your nine month stretch! Condition your belly with naturally nourishing cocoa butter and vitamin E in this extra-rich body butter, for a comforting and relaxing experience. Burt’s Bees Mama Bee Belly Butter is specially formulated to help skin retain moisture and elasticity during your pregnancy. Keeping your skin healthy during pregnancy means more comfort now and helps your belly bounce back into shape after the birth of your little bundle of joy. Phthalate- and paraben-free. This nourishing Belly Butter is a great way for you and your unborn baby to bond. Massaging it into your skin on your ever expanding belly will allow you to feel your baby’s every move.
How to Use:
- 1. Smooth over belly after bathing or whenever it feels tight, dry or itchy.
- 2. To bounce your belly back to shape post-pregnancy, continue to use the butter to smooth and tone your skin.
Pricing: $24.50 for 185 g
Where to Find: Lookfantastic
6. Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy
Description: Mederma® Stretch Marks Therapy locks moisture in to help prevent stretch marks. And it may be used during pregnancy, beginning in the second trimester, and while breastfeeding—so it’s perfect for moms. Mederma® Stretch Marks Therapy is a nourishing cream formula that combines a unique blend of ingredients: • Cepalin®, a proprietary botanical extract • Hyaluronic acid • Centella asiatica plant extract.
How to Use: Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy should be evenly applied and gently massaged in a circular motion on all areas of the body where you have stretch marks. Apply 2 times a day, morning and evening. Results can be seen in as soon as 4 weeks, with optimal results in12 weeks. Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy works best when used as directed.
Pricing: $68.00 for 150 ml
Where to Find: Lookfantastic
7. Biolane Stretch Mark Cream
Description: Biolane Mum Anti-Stretch Mark Cream helps prevent the appearance of stretch marks due to pregnency. It improves skin suppleness in order to minimize the appearance of stretch marks during pregnancy, and to encourage the reduction of emerging stretch marks.
How to Use: Apply once or twice a day from the very beginning of pregnancy. Prolong the treatment up to 1 month after giving birth for optimum efficacy.
- 1. On the stomach: Help absorption using light circulate massaging strokes, starting from belly button moving outwards.
- 2. On thighs and hips: Place both hands flat down, thumbs spread out and touching each other on each side of your thigh, then massage from the bottom moving upwards, making smoothing strokes.
- 3. On the breasts: Massage more delicately with light circular strokes.
- 4. Avoid nipples if you are breast-feeding.
Pricing: $44.90 for 200 ml
Where to Find: Lazada
8. Gly Derm Stretch Mark Cream
Description: Gly Derm Stretch Mark Cream is specially formulated with dual-functions that help in rebuilding collagen and regaining skin elasticity. These functions help improve the color and reduce the size of stretch marks. Gly Derm is clinically proven to help improve the color and reduce the size of stretch marks. -Significant improvement in skin compactness and tonicity -Significant increase in the elastic component of the skin -A decrease of the stretch mark evidence.
How to Use: Gently massage into the skin twice a day. Apply liberally on affected areas.
Pricing: $55.90 for 125 ml
Where to Find: Qoo10
9. Mama Mio Mama Marks Cream
Description: Smooth stretch marks and imperfections with the Mama Marks Cream from Mama Mio. Enriched with a powerful blend of peptides, this nourishing formula reduces the appearance, texture and colour of stretch marks. Enriched with Vitamin E, the cream also has antioxidant power, defending the skin against environmental aggressors. Waterlily Extract works to improve the appearance of tone, while Algae Extract strives to repair skin, revealing a healthier looking surface. Finally, fragranced with the 100% natural blend of Orange Oil, Bergamot, Mandarin and Lime, the cream will leave skin deliciously scented with an invigorating aroma.
How to Use: Apply a thin layer over each stretchmark twice a day, use for 12 weeks to see maximum benefits. If irritation occurs stop using immediately. Not for facial use.
Pricing: $66.50 for 125 ml
Where to Find: Lookfantastic
10. Elancyl Stretch Mark Prevention Cream
Description: Elancyl Stretch Marks Prevention Cream is a soothing skin treatment especially formulated to prevent the appearance of stretch marks. Suitable to be used from the 4th month of pregnancy onward, The skin is perfectly moisturized and nourished, allowing it to maintain its health and radiance without stretch marks. With:
- 1. Safflower oil (rich in essential fatty acids) for an intense and nourishing hydration
- 2. Vitamin E for a restorative action of the epidermis
How to Use: Apply Elancyl Stretch Marks Prevention Cream to the affected areas every morning and/or evening. May be used from the 4th month of pregnancy onward, but not earlier.
Pricing: $47.30 for 150 ml
Where to Find: Watsons
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