Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: irene | 2011-02-14

Q.

7 year old with stretch marks

my 7 yr old daughter has stretch marks on her thighs,how can i help her,what can i use to prevent them or even remove them?she weighs between 30and 35 kg''s.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The average weight for a 7 year old girl is 23kg, so you can see that your daughter's weight is well above this level. It is important that you help her to lose weight and if necessary you should take her to see a dietician.In the meantime use Bio-Oil or similar product on her stretch marks.

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