Known also as Labiaplasty, Labioplasty or Labial Reduction, Labia reduction describes the surgical reduction of the labia minora at the entrance of the vagina. Enlarged or elongated labia can be a source of discomfort, limiting physical activity, clothing selection and sexual intercourse. Protuberant labia can also be a source of cosmetic distress, compromising self-esteem and confidence. Once obscure, Labioplasty has rapidly earned respect as a reliable and gratifying procedure
. We perform the superior pedicle/inferior wedge technique. This provides for optimal cosmetics and function, as the incisions and scars are well hidden within the normal folds of the genitalia. Physical activity must be limited for two to three weeks, but most patients return to work within a few days.