Labial reduction – Cannes & Nice | Dr. Victor Médard de Chardon
What is labial reduction?
Labial reduction is intimate surgery to reduce the inner vaginal lips (labia minora) .
What are the effects of hypertrophic labia minora?
Labia minora that are too large can be a nuisance from both an aesthetic and functional point of view (causing discomfort during intercourse or in certain clothing). Women often have a genuine complex about them. This simple and painless intimate surgery reduces the size of the labia minora and brings a high level of patient satisfaction.
There are two techniques for reduction of the labia minora:
- Linear reduction of the labia minora
- V-wedge reduction of the labia minora
The best surgical technique will be chosen by the aesthetic surgeon based on the clinical appearance of the labia minora.
During the same operation a clitoral hood reduction can be performed. If needed, to further conceal the labia minora and if the labia majora are atrophic, labial augmentation of the outer lips is sometimes performed.
Consultations at the aesthetic surgeon's office in rue d'Antibes, Cannes
- Operation at the clinic in Cannes or Nice
- Hospitalisation: outpatient
- Anaesthesia: general
- Duration: 45 minutes
- Oedema (swelling): 21 days
- Little pain
- No sport: 1 month
- No sexual activity: 2 months
- No baths: 1 month
- No stitches to remove