Stretch marks, or “striae”, are scars on the skin, formed when there is rapid expansion, causing tear in the dermis. As a result, linear scars which are often a reddish hue will slowly turn into white colour.
Fat accumulation around the tummy area is a very common problem. In men especially, it is the first place where fat deposits. As we age, we often find that it becomes more and more difficult to get rid of the excess blubber, even with exercise and diet.