In the vagina, the labia majora cover the labia minora at the edges of the vulvar cleft.
Excess labia minora protruding from the labia majora can occur from childhood (rarely), with development in adolescence (more frequent) or after delivery (more common).
The labia minora, which are normally small and are covered by the labia majora, acquire greater dimension, laxity, protrude, this causes aesthetic and functional alterations:
- discomfort or pain when walking and / or playing sports
- discomfort or pain when wearing tight clothing
- dispauremia (pain and discomfort with vaginal intercourse)
Whatever the cause and the age at which the problem becomes evident, the way to correct the enlarged labia minora is through a small intervention.
What does laser labiaplasty consist of?
At Hoogstra Medical Centers we carry out this type of intervention with Laser technology. The technique of Laser Labiaplasty It makes the patient feel comfortable and improves the aesthetics of the vulvar region.
This procedure is performed by Dr. Ricardo Hoogstra under local anesthesia and sedation or sometimes only under local anesthesia.
The intervention lasts 20 minutes, the patient immediately continues with his normal life. The intervention is not painful, nor is the post-treatment. There are no points to score. Control is performed two weeks after the procedure.
We invite you to watch the videos on our YouTube channel with the account of patients who have received this treatment.
Labiaplasty before and after
Who could perform this procedure?
Candidates for a Laser Labiaplasty are those patients with large labia minora, who find it uncomfortable or painful when wearing a tight garment, a swimsuit, playing a sport or having a sexual relationship.
Currently a lot of attention is paid to the aesthetics of the genitals, and due to the fashion of hair removal, the extrusion or protrusion of the labia minora becomes more evident. The discomfort that this causes women has made this type of visit every day more common in the plastic surgery consultation.
Our goal is to improve not only the beauty but the health of our patients, so in many cases the treatment is not only aesthetic, but functional with treatments to activate the pelvic floor that improve urinary continence and sexual relations.
Laser Labiaplasty Prices
Reduction of the Labia Minor with Laser: u$d 1,400 (VAT not included).
Aumento de los Labios Mayores con Ácido Hialuronico Voluma: $70.000.
This treatment is carried out by Dr. Ricardo Hoogstra in Hoogstra Medical Centers Caballito branch.
Hoogstra Caballito Clinic, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Doubts and queries
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