Procedures for vaginal rejuvenation have become increasingly popular during the past few years. Some women are interested in the aesthetics. Others have medical issues requiring assistance. Sometimes, the reason falls somewhere between the two. One of the most popular procedures currently being offered is called labiaplasty. This procedure is performed by a plastic surgeon to improve the appearance of the labia minora. This is a part of the external genitalia of the woman. The technique used is dependent on the determination of the plastic surgeon. This is based on the specific needs of each woman.
In most cases, the labiaplasty is performed on the lips surrounding the opening of the vagina or the labia minora. The most common issues are droopy, bulky, thin, uneven or elongated tissues. Sometimes the length is not even on both sides. The plastic surgeon can improve the symmetry, decrease the bulkiness or shorten the length. The second most commonly addresses area is the hooding of the clitoris.
The Most Common Reasons for Labiaplasty in Miami
The most common issues among women are the larger lips between the inner thighs and the labia minora and the labia majora. Numerous women have experienced an asymmetry, loosening or spreading of the tissues or a decrease in volume. The plastic surgeon can remove excess tissue, restore the volume or both. Women interested in a labiaplasty feel the aesthetics of their external genitalia has negatively them both psychologically and physically. When there is too much bulk, the tissues can swell. This often worsens the symptoms. Women have had numerous complaints including:
- Discomfort when performing physical activities including horseback riding, specific exercises and bicycle riding
- Becoming self-conscious or embarrassed because of the bulkiness in the pubic region when wearing clothing with a tighter fit including bathing suits and leggings.
- Experiencing excessive chafing and rubbing during intercourse, sometimes including rawness or a rash
Many of the women who have chosen to undergo labiaplasty in Miami noticed changes or a size difference in the labia after having children. The results of the procedure are almost immediate because the plastic surgeon has removed, restored and contoured the excess tissues.
Labiaplasty can be performed safely at the same time as numerous plastic surgery procedures. This includes body contouring, breast augmentation, facial rejuvenation, micro-suction and fat injections. It is important to note that combining more than one procedure will increase the length of time necessary to recover.
If you are interested in a labiaplasty, don’t hesitate to reach out to the educated staff at WellnessPlus Medical Center in Pembroke Pines or Miami Beach, FL. Contact us today to schedule your consultation!