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Hurray! (Anonymous)

November 12, 2008

Hurray for Stretchmarks!

I’ve always loved stretch marks on other people, they are so silvery and intricate and pretty. And I didn’t have any myself. But then I had a beautiful baby girl, six months ago, and now I have them all over my lower belly, and I love them. And I love the new texture my belly has, it’s so very soft and delicate-feeling.

Thank you, everyone, for your amazing pictures.




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11 Responses to “Hurray! (Anonymous)”

  1. Trevor's Mama Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 11:01 am

    Thank you so much for your comment!!! I get tired of hearing people call stretchmarks “battle scars” – what an ugly name! Sure, stretchmarks take some getting used to and they aren’t part of “Hollywood’s definition of pretty,” but my body gave me my child – my son is not the result of any “battle,” but a wonderful gift that I treasure.

    Good for you! Your belly looks beautiful, pregnant and postpartum!

  2. Liz Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 12:12 pm

    We have similar torsos (we’re both long waisted) and similar belly buttons. I’ve never seen another woman who has a long, innie-outie, belly button like mine; it’s kind of neat! :) I haven’t had children yet, but I hope I’m as lucky as you. You have a beautiful outlook on life and about your figure. I wish you the best, God bless!

  3. I-dra Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 1:26 pm

    YAY! I love them, too! I love yours & I love mine. my stretchmarks remind me of where my son’s shoulder was underneath my skin. they are wonderful reminders of that special time that is pregnancy. i like the texture of your belly, too. it looks soft & tactile.

  4. iraiosc Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 2:31 pm

    You have a perfect belly! And a nice think about strechmarks… you make me smile happy for reading how your pretty eyes look strech..

    I have a belly horrible compare to myself last year, compare to you, my grandmothers, to everybody… but you make me smile and feel a bit better!

    ;)
    sorry my mistakes!

  5. kristen Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 2:41 pm

    WOW, your attitude is a beautiful as your body!

  6. MilkMama Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 2:46 pm

    You do have a beautiful belly! I love those little stretchmarks. So beautiful! :D

  7. Happy Momma Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 6:17 pm

    Ow Mama! You are HOT! I like mine too. ;o)

  8. leahh Says:
    November 12th, 2008 at 10:33 pm

    damn I would love to have ur self confidence! u look fab thou!

  9. HMS Says:
    November 14th, 2008 at 9:15 am

    Uggg! You must also be the person who looks good in a paper bag! Your belly is cute with your stretch-marks. Mine- not so much. Of course, mine didn’t look as cute as yours BEFORE I had my daughter :-)

  10. Bridget Says:
    November 14th, 2008 at 3:08 pm

    Beautiful belly! I like that you used the word “intricate.” That’s awesome.

  11. zulema Says:
    December 21st, 2013 at 7:49 pm

    You bareley have any girl, i m sure if u had mine you wouldn’t be happy

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