LABIOPLASTY (Aesthetic Vaginal Inner Lip Reduction Operation)


Labiaplasty is one of the most preferred aesthetic operations by women in recent years. These procedures, which are called labiaplasty, labio minora aesthetics or labio minoplasty, are a kind of recovery procedure performed on the vulva, which is the outer part of the vagina. Sometimes it is preferred only for aesthetic appearance, sometimes for more comfortable sexual intercourse, sometimes because it causes serious difficulties for the person. Since the area where this procedure is performed covers both the genital system and the urethral opening, which is the last part of the excretory system in the region, the operation should be planned and performed by specialist physicians. An operation should be shaped according to the needs and demands of the patient and applied with the right techniques. In this way, recovery is observed as soon as possible. Labioplasty, which has an increasing demand rate among female aesthetic operations, is a surgical procedure performed by specialist obstetricians and gynecologists in Mersin.

What is Labiaplasty?

When women research about genital aesthetics, they first ask, “What is labiaplasty surgery?” they ask the question. Knowing the organs in the genital structures, it can be understood how labiaplasty surgery is planned. Female genital organs are divided into internal and external genitalia. The external genitalia are:

  • Mons Pubis
  • Labyrum Minus (İnner Lip)
  • Labyrinth Majus (Outer Lip)
  • Vestibular Gland
  • Clitoris
  • Perineum
  • Urethral Opening
  • Hymen (Hymen)
  • Perineum

Labiaplasty surgery is an operation that covers the inner and outer lips. Under normal conditions, in a standing or sitting position, the inner lips stay inside the outer lips and are not visible from the outside. The outer lips are the hairy organ of larger structure. For certain reasons, sagging and enlargement of the lips may occur. In this case, the inner lips may become uncomfortable even in daily activities such as sitting, walking, cycling, running. In this case, the inner lips are surgically reduced and taken into the outer lips. This aesthetic correction process in the structure of the labyrinth minus is called labiaplasty surgery.

Why Is Labiaplasty Necessary?

Every woman’s vulva structure is different. The flexibility or size of the inner lips can also vary from person to person. For this reason, it would not be correct to describe a vulva as aesthetically beautiful or ugly. In these surgical operations, it is essential to act according to the patient’s demands. Therefore, myrtle labiaplasty surgery is specific to the patient in terms of price and method of application and is determined by the specialist physician. Certain conditions are sought when labiaplasty surgery is requested. For certain reasons, sagging and enlargement of the lips may occur. The most common of these reasons are as follows:

  • Congenital Lip Drooping
  • Defects After Birth
  • Sagging Of The Lips Due To Weight Gain
  • Change İn Genital Structure With Menopause

As a result of the above-mentioned situations, the inner lips can become uncomfortable even in daily activities such as sitting, walking, cycling, running. There can be many reasons besides just physical discomfort.

  • Excessive friction and loss of sensation during sexual intercourse due to drooping inner lips
  • Odor and infection due to blocking the vaginal entrance
  • Discomfort with the increase in the volume occupied by the lips
  • Inability to feel comfortable while wearing tight pants and tights
  • Having trouble urinating due to the size of the lips
  • Loss of self-confidence and dislike for one’s own body due to sagging

The most frequent complaints of patients who want to have labiaplasty are as listed above, and in these cases, the operation ceases to be only a genital aesthetic operation. In order to provide better comfort to the patient, the procedure can be performed and planned accordingly.

How is Labiaplasty Performed?

Surgery is planned for patients who have sagging and growth problems in the inner lips. The procedure is performed in a sterile clinical environment by a specialist gynecologist. In order to relieve the patient’s complaints, the first goal of the operation is to surgically remove the excess in the inner lips and to ensure that the inner lips are surrounded by the outer lips. The procedure is completed in 30 to 60 minutes by a specialist gynecologist. Since it will be performed under local or general anesthesia depending on the patient’s condition, pain or stinging sensation does not occur. However, it is important to follow the doctor’s recommendations and take the prescribed medications for mild pain that may occur due to sensitivity in the area after the procedure. As long as there are no complications, the patient can be discharged on the same day. According to the patient’s request, if there are darkening of the vulva after multiple births, sagging of the inner lip can be removed with the vagina whitening process.

Things to Do After Labiaplasty

Vaginal aesthetic operations cover a closed and minimally ventilated area due to the application area. After the procedure, until the full recovery process, the patient should go through this process with attention and follow the doctor’s recommendations. Mersin is one of the important cities that hosts specialist doctors in labiaplasty applications. Following the doctor’s recommendations before the surgery as well as after the surgery accelerates the healing process. During this period, attention should be paid to the following issues:

  • Genital and anal cleaning is important. Normally, it is necessary to clean from front to back, as should be noted.
  • You should not have sexual intercourse for at least 1 month after the operation.
  • It is recommended to take a standing shower instead of a bathtub.
  • Sports that will traumatize the area, such as cycling and horse riding, should be avoided.
  • Sports that require sudden stretching and muscle movement should not be done.
  • Due to the risk of infection, one should not enter the bath, pool, jacuzzi or sea.
  • The treatment area should be kept dry and clean.
  • Do not take a shower for the first 3 days after the procedure.

Curiosities in Labiaplasty

The physician may prescribe painkillers and antibiotics after the post-operative anesthesia has passed. Medicines to be prescribed according to the patient’s condition should be taken as instructed. Post-operative stitches do not need to be removed. Stitches dissolve in 3-4 weeks. For the procedure, it is sufficient to be over the age of 18 and not have any obstacles in terms of labiaplasty. The operation does not harm the hymen tissue. Similarly, hormonal changes such as menopause do not affect it. However, labiaplasty should not be planned against the risk of infection during the menstrual period. Bleeding in the form of spotting for a few days after the surgery is normal, but in case of increased bleeding, the physician should be consulted.

Labiaplasty surgery is performed by specialist gynecologists and plastic surgeons in big cities such as Mersin. The genital structure and lip shape of each patient is different. Surgery patients should be shaped according to their demands with a specialist physician examination. For this reason, a patient-specific procedure and price scale is formed.

If you have any questions about vaginal aesthetic operations, labiaplasty price and gynecologist examination, you can reach our clinic.

Today, the fact that women do not like the appearance of their external genital organs has brought the aesthetic operations of this region to the agenda. Normally general blood; It is necessary for the outer lips of the vagina to completely cover the inner lips.


Women who think that their vaginal inner lips are big, wide and brown may lose their sexual self-confidence. In addition, if the inner lips are large, they may feel uncomfortable in daily activities such as wearing tight clothes and swimwear, cycling and sitting. In addition, pain and soreness may occur during sexual intercourse. Especially in young girls, they may experience problems in terms of hygiene due to the size of the inner lip. They may experience frequent infections, redness and irritation due to rubbing against underwear. However, it is possible to get rid of this situation with 30-40 minutes of plastic surgery.

Labiaplasty (vaginal inner lip reduction operation) can be applied under general or local anesthesia, depending on the patient’s suitability. Patients can return to their daily activities in a short period of 5-6 days. Stitches do not need to be removed. It dissolves on its own in 2-3 weeks. It can be easily applied to young girls. Because the operation has nothing to do with the hymen. The operation does not prevent normal delivery. If it is done by experienced physicians according to the patient’s condition and request, the results are satisfactory both in terms of aesthetics and functionality.

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