Some people believe that olive oil can be used for stretch marks. Olive oil is used extensively in skin care as one of the major sources of vitamin A, vitamin D and also vitamin E. People use everything that is useful in skin care to get rid of stretch marks and olive oil is one of them. Olive oil can be used as a natural way of skin care in many ways.
Olive oil also contains a lot of nutrients, antioxidants and hence is also considered beneficial when taken inside apart from using topically on the skin. The main reason that many people use olive oil using it along with other natural skin care ingredients is because it is the most inexpensive way of keeping your skin healthy.
Olive oil is extensively used as bath oil with a few drops mixed with water. It is also used a good body moisturizer for dry skin. It is mixed with vinegar and water and used as night cream for moisturizing and exfoliation of the skin. Few drops of essential oil mixed with olive oil are used as once again excellent moisturizer.
There are thousand other ways of using olive oil especially in natural remedies for skin care.Olive oil is also used in many skin care products for its effectiveness. But olive oil is not known to be effective in treating stretch marks either in prevention of stretch marks or curing them.