Labiaplasty is a procedure to reduce the size of the labia minora, which may cause irritation and interfere with daily activities such as exercise, wearing certain clothing, and sexual pleasure. The procedure involves trimming back the labia minora to ensure comfort for the patient and allow it to fit properly against the labia majora.
There are many reasons why women may opt for a labiaplasty procedure. Many have the misconception that a labiaplasty acts as a cosmetic procedure only. However, it poses various functional benefits, such as increased comfort and improved confidence.
Discover why so many women choose a labiaplasty procedure in Norman, OK.
Why Are Women Interested in Labiaplasty?
The reasons women choose to get labiaplasty are unique to each person, whether functional or aesthetic. Labiaplasty can help someone feel confident and comfortable in their body. However, there are some common reasons why women may want to opt for a labiaplasty, including:
Pregnancy & Childbirth
Pregnancy and childbirth can lead to many bodily changes for women, including the vagina and labia. The labia minora can grow or shrink during pregnancy and stay that way even after childbirth. This may lead to issues such as friction against clothing or during intercourse and discomfort during daily activities and exercise.
All women are different, and it’s completely normal for the size and shape of the labia to differ from person to person. If it’s causing you discomfort or causing you to feel insecure, then it may be time to consider labiaplasty.
Aging can also affect the labia, causing it to sag and become uncomfortable. Labiaplasty can help you to feel more comfortable and confident.
What Are the Benefits of Labiaplasty?
There are many benefits, both functional and aesthetic, that women can experience from a labiaplasty.
- You may experience decreased pain and discomfort during sports and strenuous activities.
- You may improve sexual confidence and sexual pleasure due to reduced friction and improved appearance of the labia.
- You may feel more comfortable in fitted clothing.
- You may find it easier to perform hygienic routines.
Schedule a Consultation
If you’re experiencing any functional issues associated with your labia minora, schedule a consultation with Dr. Jayesh Panchal. As a board-certified, award-winning plastic surgeon, Dr. Panchal will ensure your privacy and comfort and work with you to ensure your goals. Contact Genesis Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa’s Edmond, OK, location at (405) 340-9949 or their Norman, OK, location at (405) 310-6767.