Frequently Asked Questions


Are Palmer's products safe to use during pregnancy?

Yes, our products are safe, effective and recommended for use during pregnancy. Palmer's Cocoa Butter Formula Stretch Mark range of products are dermatologically tested to help improve the appearance of stretch marks while keeping skin soft and toned while your body changes throughout pregnancy. As indicated, if you are experiencing any kind of adverse reaction, discontinue use and seek medical attention immediately.

Which formula works best for stretch marks?

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter for Stretch Marks range was developed especially to help improve the appearance of stretch marks, with different formulas and formats to suit individual preference. The range has been formulated with formulated with a powerful blend of potent yet naturally sourced active ingredients which work to targets stretch marks from multiple directions, starting at their root cause – Collagen & Elastin breakdown. 

How often should I use your products to help improve the appearance of stretch marks?

For best results, use Palmer’s Stretch Mark range twice daily.

When should I start using your stretch mark products?

The sooner you start using these products, the better your results will be. No product will work for every person, but keeping the skin moisturised and supple during pregnancy is essential to help support the best results. 

How long does it take to see results?

When clinically tested, 98% of women reported seeing results in as little as 4 weeks*. Immediately, you should notice that your skin looks smoother and more moisturized. After a few weeks, skin's tone and texture is visibly improved and marks are softened. In time you'll notice an overall improvement in the appearance of your stretch marks while skin takes on a healthier, firmer look.

*Based on an 8 week in-home trial by 102 female panelists aged 18-49

I'm not pregnant, will your products work on my stretch marks?

Palmer's Cocoa Butter Formula Stretch products work best when used at the beginning of pregnancy or before any significant weight change where the skin might be stretched. You can expect that the Palmer's Cocoa Butter Formula stretch line of products will help skin's moisture content and elasticity, improving the appearance of stretch marks. Skin tone and texture will look more even and your stretch marks will appear softened. The range is perfect for use on both men and women during periods of weight fluctuation.