Women seek more and more this procedure for different reasons. Some look for genitalia pain relief, while others have aesthetic problems with the appearance of their vagina. Others hope of improving their sexual satisfaction. The purpose of this surgery is to provide a symmetrical, balance and mainly comfortable appearance.
The Labiaplasty cosmetic surgery is a relatively simple procedure since the surgeon focuses on shortening and remodeling the labia. This can be performed under local anesthesia. The surgeon uses different techniques with state-of-the-art technology, avoiding complications, at the end a cream is applied.
The best candidates are women that are not happy with the appearance of their genitals, women that experience irritation during exercise, hygiene problems, uncomfortable sexual experience, pain or discomfort when using tight pants (like yoga pants, or skinny jeans) or simply unhappy with the general appearance of their genitals.
Due to the recovery nature of this area, incisions heal very quickly, you will have minimal discomfort for a couple of days, which can be managed with medication prescribed by your surgeon. Patients are able to return to their daily activities, several days after the procedure. During the first weeks, activities must be limited and sexual activity must be avoided. The use of tampons is not recommended during the first 10 days after the surgery, but it is possible that you will need to use a pad for more comfort and for any type of discharge from the incision area.