Why Women have Labiaplasty Surgery
Are you curious about Labiaplasty Surgery? While not a typical topic of everyday conversation, has gained popularity as one of the most sought-after medical procedures among women. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve into what Labiaplasty is, including the ideal candidates for the surgery, how much Labiaplasty costs in Australia, potential risks, and the numerous benefits it offers.
What Is Labiaplasty?
Labiaplasty, also known as Aesthetic Gynecology, Vaginoplasty, Female Genital Reshaping, or Designer Vagina, is a surgical procedure designed to address medical concerns related to the labia majora (the outer fold of the vulva) and the labia minora (inner fold of the vulva).
The goal of Labiaplasty is to remove excess tissue from the labia, reducing discomfort and associated health problems. This surgical technique can alleviate pain and create more comfortable vaginal lips.
What might not be commonly known are the potential discomforts associated with having enlarged labia. Activities like extended bike rides can become painful, and wearing tight clothing or swimsuits can lead to discomfort. For some, even intercourse can be uncomfortable. If you’re seeking a solution to the discomfort caused by enlarged labia, our team is here to provide you with the necessary information.
Who Is a Suitable Candidate for Labiaplasty Surgery?
Some women are born with enlarged labia, while others experience changes in this area due to factors such as hormonal imbalances, weight loss, or the natural aging process. Adult women over the age of 18, in good health, and with realistic expectations about the outcomes of surgery are ideal candidates for this medical procedure.
Labiaplasty is typically performed for three primary medical reasons:
- For women seeking an improved aesthetic appearance for cosmetic reasons.
- For women who experience physical discomfort and hygienic issues.
- For the correction of congenital conditions like large labia since birth, vaginal atresia, or intersex conditions.
Enlarged labia can lead to irritation, hygiene problems, and recurrent infections, contributing to a decline in overall health. If you’re facing any of these medical issues, you might be an excellent candidate for Labiaplasty Surgery.
How Much Does Labiaplasty Cost in Australia?
LABIAPLASTY PRICES FROM $4,990 *
A LABIAPLASTY, or Labia Reduction restores the labia following pregnancy, extreme weight loss, menopause or ageing and/or addresses physical discomfort or pain. CosMediTour offer Labiaplasty in both Sydney and the Gold Coast.
SYDNEY LABIAPLASTY PRICES
Sydney Labiaplasty from $4,990 * VIEW PACKAGE +
GOLD COAST LABIAPLASTY PRICES
Gold Coast Labiaplasty from $6,990 * VIEW PACKAGE +
- Plastic Surgeon Fees
- General Anaesthetist Fees
- Premier Private Hospital Fees
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* Package prices reflect a standard Labiaplasty case. Higher package prices apply for cases with a greater degree of surgical complexity, or for surgical add-ons. Please refer to Package information for standard inclusions or complete your free Online Assessment to receive your personalised surgical recommendation and quote.
How Common Is the Procedure?
Advancements in techniques and technology have made Labiaplasty increasingly popular. With growing awareness of the surgery, it has become more acceptable to discuss preferences related to genital aesthetics. However, it’s important to note that “normal labia” come in various shapes, sizes, colours, and textures.
As the popularity of Labiaplasty Surgery rises and more people become aware of its benefits, it has become one of the most searched cosmetic surgery procedures worldwide. According to the NHS (National Health Service), the incidence of Labiaplasty has increased up to fivefold in the past decade.
What Are the Benefits of Labiaplasty Surgery?
Labiaplasty Surgery offers various advantages that extend beyond the physical aspect. Many patients experience relief from discomfort and irritation caused by an enlarged labia, and tend to feel more comfortable during physical activity. With improved hygiene, the risk of recurrent genital infections is reduced, contributing to better health.
The procedure can also address congenital conditions, providing a sense of normalcy and comfort. Additionally, Labiaplasty can result in an improved aesthetic appearance, allowing individuals to achieve a more balanced and symmetrical look.
What Are the Risks and Complications Associated with Labiaplasty?
When considering any surgical procedure, it is important to understand that despite choosing a skilled plastic surgeon, receiving care in a premium hospital, and following recovery protocols, all surgical procedures carry risks and complications can still occur.
Post Labiaplasty complication rate is minimal and has a high patient satisfaction rate, when performed meticulously by an experienced Plastic Surgeon.
Possible side effects include:
- Temporary numbness
- Swelling in the area
- Temporary urination issues
- Changes in pigmentation
- Reduced sensitivity due to nerve damage
- Allergic reactions to anesthesia
This personalised and intimate procedure can vary in terms of pain, swelling, and post-surgery discomfort. We recommend that clients provide assessment images to help our Surgeons better understand your case, as some may be straightforward with minimal discomfort, while others can be more complex.
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