Obstetrics and Gynecology Specialist Op. Dr. Bülent Arıcı gave information about the subject. Labiaplasty is an operation for the arrangement of the genital inner lips. This is applied to eliminate conditions such as enlargement, darkening in color, sagging in the inner lips of the vagina. What is Labiaplasty? Who should have Labiaplasty Surgery? What are the reasons for labiaplasty? Effects of labiaplasty on your sexual life?
Under normal conditions, they are bilateral symmetrical structures that protrude about 1 cm from the vaginal entrance and remain between the labia majora and do not protrude. Image changes occur in the labia due to hormonal reasons during adolescence, postnatal trauma, being underweight or overweight, and rapid weight gain and loss.
Vaginal inner lip aesthetics (labiaplasty) has recently increased in popularity. It has taken its place in the top rank among genital aesthetic operations among women.
Inner lip aesthetics (Labiaplasty) What is it?
It is the process of reducing the large, asymmetrical, irregular and drooping inner lips of the vagina with aesthetic surgery or medical aesthetic operations and giving them a symmetrical and beautiful appearance. This is called labiaplasty, that is, labiaplasty.
What is the goal in your surgery?
The purpose of the inner lip aesthetics of the vagina is to provide a barbie vagina appearance with a small, symmetrical and non-sagging, invisible structure that is located between the large, sagging, and irregular labia by means of aesthetic surgical cuts and plastic surgery sutures.
Who should have the surgery?
Labiaplasty is mostly performed due to aesthetic concerns. The inner lips are larger than normal, wide, irregular and thick; Lack of sexual self-confidence, embarrassment and not being able to concentrate during sexual intercourse, not being able to establish a comfortable partner relationship and even being unable to marry for this reason, not being sexually self-satisfied, not attractive, and even not being able to see them as a woman can be among the reasons.
What are the reasons for doing it?
- Embarrassment and loss of self-confidence in women
- Impaired body image, feeling bad
- Pain due to stress and stretching during sexual intercourse
- Irritation in the genital area after intercourse
- recurrent vaginal infections
- Rubbing and irritation when wearing tight clothing
- Post-toilet hygiene problems
The operation and the process after it?
Labiaplasty operation can be performed under local anesthesia, general anesthesia or spinal anesthesia.
It is an operation that takes an average of 1 hour. The patient is discharged on the same day or 1 day after the operation. There is no intense pain and ache in the operation area due to local anesthesia. In the first week after the surgery, the patient should use their medications, not disrupt their dressings and pay attention to their genital hygiene. After the control examination 3 days later, the patient can return to social life. Of course, there is no need to spend this process lying down at home, just standing for a long time and staying away from situations that force your body will suffice.
What is clitoral hudoplasty?
Clitoral hudoplasty is an operation that provides a pleasant and aesthetic appearance by removing the skin folds on the clitoris, that is, correcting the clitoris area, removing wrinkles and sagging appearances.
What are their operations?
There are different surgical and aesthetic methods for labiaplasty operation. First of all, the method to be applied is decided by our surgeon according to the patient's wishes and tissue condition. He chooses the method where we can get the right and most precise result. Various Labiaplasty applications:
- V plasty,
- Curvilinear amputation (partial resection),
- Wedge resection,
- Labiaplasty with laser,
- Z plasty,
- delamination technique,
- It can be listed as star labiaplasty.
Effects on your sex life?
After the labiaplasty application, the situations that negatively affect the sexual health such as the improvement in the body image of the person, the pain due to stress and tension during sexual intercourse, the irritation after the intercourse disappear, and the increase in self-confidence due to the positive results of the image differences will increase his concentration on the relationship, as well as the orgasm function will be realized more easily and healthy relationship will be achieved. greatly increases its survival.