Bonafide babe Khloe Kardashian has been lauded by social media customers for celebrating her stretch marks on Instagram.
The 36-year-old actuality star posted a close-up bikini pic of her ‘stripes’ highlighted by sand.
Khloe captioned the picture with “I like my stripes” alongside a zebra emoji.
The mother-of-one was shortly applauded for sharing the picture, with celeb hairstylist Jen Atkin commenting, “Sure you probably did!”.
Different customers known as Khloe a ‘Queen’ and others praised her for normalising stretch marks.
Sister Kim Kardashian recommended Khloe on her determine, including: “It’s the waist for me …”
Everything you ever wanted to know about stretch marks
Khloe has joined the likes of Ashley Graham and youthful sister Kylie Jenner who’ve each spoken overtly about stretch marks previously.
Ashley, who gave delivery to son Isaac in January final 12 months, recurrently posts body-positive pictures of how being pregnant modified her physique – and the stretch marks that got here with it.
Throughout an interview with Elle in August final 12 months, Ashley mentioned: “After I received pregnant, I needed to reimagine my relationship with my physique with this creature inside me taking up. I used to be gaining weight so quickly. Then, to get stretch marks on my abdomen, that to me was like, ‘Oh my gosh. I can’t consider this occurred’.
“At first it felt devastating, after which once I met Isaac, I mentioned, ‘No, that is precisely what each lady has talked about for ages. This isn’t only a battle wound. That is one thing that has modified my life endlessly, and I’m going to have a good time my new physique.”
This is what the Kardashians looked like way before their beauty glow-ups
In accordance with the NHS (and each lady I do know) stretch marks are quite common.
They’re attributable to sudden progress or weight achieve and also you’re extra prone to get them when you’re pregnant, chubby or when you’re a feminine basically.
Whereas there isn’t any confirmed approach to eliminate stretch marks, the NHS recommends utilizing retinoid lotions or hyaluronic acid (though, not when you’re pregnant), mild or laser remedy and microdermabrasion when you did need to have a look at treating them.
No matter you resolve to do (your physique, your selection) know that stretch marks are utterly regular.