TeenHelp
Support Forums Today's Posts

Get Advice Connect with TeenHelp Resources
HelpLINK Facebook     Twitter     Tumblr     Instagram    Hotlines    Safety Zone    Alternatives


You are not registered or have not logged in

Hello guest! (Not a guest? Log in above!)

As a guest on TeenHelp you are only able to use some of our site's features. By registering an account you will be able to enjoy unlimited access to our site, and will be able to:

  • Connect with thousands of teenagers worldwide by actively taking part in our Support Forums and Chat Room.
  • Find others with similar interests in our Social Groups.
  • Express yourself through our Blogs, Picture Albums and User Profiles.
  • And much much more!

Signing up is free, anonymous and will only take a few moments, so click here to register now!


Self Harm If you or someone you know is struggling with self harm and needs advice or alternatives, we're here to help.

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  (#1 (permalink)) Old
Mixtape91 Offline
Falling Up
Average Joe
***
 
Mixtape91's Avatar
 
Name: Hannah
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Location: Texas

Posts: 176
Join Date: March 19th 2009

Question Mederma vs Bio-Oil - March 4th 2011, 10:25 AM

Texas has officially met its expectation on a spring season of hotness!

Which, unfortunately, means no more jacket wearing and exposed skin..

I have all these old scars and i've tried using Mederma Scar stuff before but many of my scars are still pretty apparent. I used Mederma for a few months last summer and I had hoped for better results.

I just bought some of that Bio-Oil for scars but I don't know if it'll be anymore helpful then the other stuff.

Has anyone tried both things and have gotten better results from one product over the other?

Any opinions about this?


“Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.”

- Edgar Allen Poe


The only truth is change, have patience
  Send a message via AIM to Mixtape91  
  (#2 (permalink)) Old
Batman. Offline
Protector of Gotham
I can't get enough
*********
 
Batman.'s Avatar
 
Name: Julz
Age: 31
Gender: Female
Location: Ontario, Canada

Posts: 2,724
Blog Entries: 5
Join Date: December 14th 2009

Re: Mederma vs Bio-Oil - March 4th 2011, 03:41 PM

I have never tried Mederma, but chose to buy Bio-Oil not long ago after hearing good things about it. I've been using it for less than a month, and so far, I don't see any difference, but my boyfriend thinks they've lightened up a bit.

Thing about Bio-Oil is, you have to be persistent. 2 times a day, every day, and within a couple weeks, up to a couple months, you should start seeing results. I think full results are achieved after 3 or 4 months, but I could be wrong.


Dare to be Different, to be Weird, to be a Freak.
Overall, Dare to be yourself.

Stamp Out Prejudice Hatred and Intolerance Everywhere
The Sophie Lancaster Foundation



   
  (#3 (permalink)) Old
Voldermorts Stalker
I can't get enough
*********
 
WhisperingSilence's Avatar
 
Age: 29
Gender: Female
Location: where ever the coffee is

Posts: 3,468
Blog Entries: 1474
Join Date: January 6th 2009

Re: Mederma vs Bio-Oil - March 4th 2011, 04:43 PM

bio oil works well for me. so does palmers coca butter.



BADGER BADGER BADGER.........MUSHROOM!!!
Videos team
, articles team and helplink mentor and associate live help operator.
   
  (#4 (permalink)) Old
Evanescent Offline
Love Is The Movement
I've been here a while
********
 
Evanescent's Avatar
 
Name: Nicole (Nikki)
Gender: Female
Location: USA

Posts: 1,697
Blog Entries: 6
Join Date: January 29th 2009

Re: Mederma vs Bio-Oil - March 5th 2011, 02:01 AM

I used Mederma for months and go no results whatsoever so I would reccomend trying the bio-oil


"Shoot for the moon, even if you miss you'll land among the stars."

"For those who don't care, for those who can't see, never give up, always thrive to be free."

Smile, you are beautiful www.operationbeautiful.com

Blessed Be!
Nicole AKA Nikki
Artist, Poet, and Future Social Worker
   
  (#5 (permalink)) Old
kadyCHAOS Offline
sleep when your dead
Experienced TeenHelper
******
 
kadyCHAOS's Avatar
 
Name: kady
Age: 29
Gender: Female

Posts: 523
Join Date: January 24th 2009

Re: Mederma vs Bio-Oil - March 5th 2011, 03:51 PM

bio oil helped lighten some of my scars. i've never tried anything else for my scars except cocoa butter lotion.




   
Closed Thread

Bookmarks

Tags
biooil, mederma

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




All material copyright ©1998-2019, TeenHelp.
Terms | Legal | Privacy | Conduct | Complaints

Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000-2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search engine optimization by vBSEO.
Theme developed in association with vBStyles.