Labioplasty is the procedure that allows correcting the dimensions of the labia minora, which may be the source of discomfort and embarrassment.

Common Questions


What is Labioplasty

It is the procedure that allows to correct the dimensions of the small lips, which may be the source of discomfort and embarrassment. Contrary to popular belief, labioplasty may be performed for a variety of reasons, and few relate to purely cosmetic reasons.


What are the main reasons that lead a woman to opt for a Labioplasty?

Relieve pain and discomfort in the vaginal region while exercising or simply walking.

Relieve discomfort during sexual activity.

Improve personal hygiene when using toilets or specifically during the menstrual period.

Excessive volume of small and / or large lips with repercussions in all walks of life.


Where is Labioplasty performed?

Labioplasty is performed in an operative block under local anesthesia with sedation or general anesthesia.


When is the best time to do the Labioplasty?

Any time of the year is good, since this procedure does not have a very long recovery period.


How long is the surgery?

The labioplasty lasts approximately 60 minutes.


What is the recovery period?

The ideal is to organize to be absent from work for 2 to 3 days and avoid intense physical activity for an approximate period of 4 to 6 weeks.


What is the best age to perform the intervention?

Labiaplasty can be performed in almost all age groups - from the university level, through the new mum to the advanced age. It all depends on clinical examination and associated symptomatology.


Any surgery should be preceded by a thorough study. It is important to inform Dr. Ana Silva Guerra of your medical history. You must inform Dr. Ana Silva Guerra of any interventions you have made as well as any previous follow-up that has already been done and clinical attitudes that have been taken.


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