Are you worried about the appearance of your genitals? Know the labioplasty or reduction of labia minora

Written by: Dra. Eva Guisantes
Edited by: Patricia Pujante Crespo

Intimate surgery is surgery aimed at improving the appearance of the external female genitalia. Under normal conditions, the labia majora should protect and conceal the labia minora. However, many women have lower labia from the vulva of larger size than usual, which makes them protrude outside the labia majora. This can cause aesthetic problems (lack of confidence in sexual relations, complex ...) and functional problems (discomfort during intercourse, when practicing certain sports, when dressing, etc.). Sometimes, the lack of information causes the patients to know that it is possible to improve this part of the female anatomy with surgery.


Labioplasty: How to Reduce Lower Lips From the Vulva

Labioplasty is surgery to reduce the lower lips of the vulva. It is a simple, fast-recovery procedure that can be done on an outpatient basis, with local anesthesia and sedation. The intervention takes approximately 30 minutes. In the postoperative period, sexual intercourse should be avoided during the first month.


Other procedures for intimate female surgery

There are other procedures that improve the aesthetics of female genitalia, such as:- Liposuction of the pubis , if there are fatty accumulations in that area.Reduction of the labia majora , if they are also enlarged.- Lipoinjection of the labia majora : in some patients, the labia majora loses turgor due to age, pregnancy ... and this causes a less juvenile aspect of the vulva, and that the labia minora can be made more visible. The treatment consists of obtaining fat from another area of ​​the body through liposuction, purifying it and injecting it into the labia majora.

These 3 procedures can also be done on an outpatient basis, with local anesthesia and sedation, and recovery is rapid.

If the patient is concerned about the appearance of her external genitalia, it is advisable to consult the specialist in plastic surgery, esthetics and repair of confidence, to advise her. The results of these procedures are very satisfactory.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dra. Eva Guisantes
Plastic surgery

Dr. Eva Guisantes is a renowned specialist in Plastic, Aesthetic and Repairing Surgery. He has years of experience and extensive training in different fields of the specialty. In this sense, she is expert in numerous treatments but, above all, she has great experience in lipotransferential techniques, in breast surgery, eye rejuvenation surgery, female intimate rejuvenation and non-surgical facial rejuvenation techniques such as fillers and botox. On the other hand, she combines her assistance with teaching, being a collaborating professor at the University of Barcelona. She is also the author of numerous articles and scientific publications in indexed journals and is a frequent speaker in congresses of the specialty. She is currently the medical director of the Barcelona Mandri Clinic, as well as working as an assistant physician at the Terrassa Hospital and collaborating in humanitarian missions with the Cirujanos Plástikos Mundi Foundation.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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