What is Labiaplasty (vaginal lip aesthetics)?
Labiaplasty is an inner lip reduction and correction surgery performed on the genital area. Inner lips may be large, drooping, irregular or asymmetrical in some women. This can cause both aesthetic and physical discomfort to the person. Patients feel these problems not only in sexual relations but also in their daily lives. To eliminate this situation, the lips of the vagina can be brought into the desired shape with a minor surgical operation.
The operation can be performed under general or local anesthesia. It takes an average of 1-2 hours depending on the technique to be used and the patient. The excess on the vaginal lips is reduced and brought to the desired size. Patients are discharged on the same day.
Who can have Labiaplasty (vaginal lip aesthetics)treatment done?
The operation can be applied to women whose vaginal lips are larger than they should be for various reasons, who do not like the appearance of their vagina, or who want to reduce it because they have physical problems. It can be applied to virgins who have not had sexual intercourse before, because the genital lips are far from the hymen.Apart from this, if the patients have a history of chronic illness or regular drug use, they should inform their doctor about this beforehand.
Genital cleaning should be given importance to prevent infection. The area should not remain moist. It should be dried after each wash. The patient can return to his daily life in 1-3 days, but it is recommended to stay away from sports activities for the first 1-2 months. There should be no sexual intercourse for 1 month. There may be pain in the procedure area on the first day, but the painkiller prescribed by the doctor will help relieve the pain.