I started my period almost a year ago. I am getting stretch marks on my thighs and back. My stomach is getting flatter. What's happening?

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Stress and stretching of connective tissue (supporting tissue of the skin) cause damage to collagen and elastin, which lead to scarring and hence cause stretch marks. The stress and stretching in this case is due to due to pubertal growth spurts you are experiencing.

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