Top 3 Reasons to Consider a Labiaplasty
Whether you are an avid plastic surgery patient, or just someone doing research for the future – you can how far the aesthetic surgery industry has come as a whole. From procedures being super “hush hush” and almost exclusively for the rich and uber famous, to present day – where everyone from your son’s preschool teacher or the cashier at Starbucks, to the IT guy at your office. Plastic surgery isn’t a secret anymore and while all these regular, everyday people are having the procedure done, they aren’t afraid to tell others or even ask them their opinion and share info about doctors and all that. And interestingly enough, while the common favorites such as breast augmentation, facelifts and liposuction are certainly still the most popular, a lot of newer, far more intimate procedures have recently come about and patients are willing to undergo these procedures due to having more trust in their surgeons and seeing the enhanced surgical techniques. When it comes to these intimate procedures, we are referring to procedures that are designed to improve the sexual organs and sex life for both men and women, such as the evermore common, labiaplasty for women – a labia reduction technique, that’s become fairly popular of late as women seek to improve the look and function of their vagina. Be sure to learn all about this procedure and why women would want to consider it at all below.
According to Dr. Richard Swift, the top labiaplasty specialist NYC has to offer, a labiaplasty is a procedure that has gained popularity in recent years due to the multitude of benefits it can offer. This surgery is designed to correct vaginal lips (labia) that have stretched or become loose through time and childbirth. If you are suffering physical discomfort or embarrassment because of changes to your genital area, there are some good reasons to consider labiaplasty for yourself. To better help you understand why women would want to undergo such an invasive procedure, on one of the most sensitive areas of the body.
· Pain & Irritation
One of the most common issues that leads women to consider a labia reduction technique, is the fact that they were born with overly large vaginal lips that tend to protrude outwards – causing painful skin irritations due to the skin rubbing together or chafing. In addition to just general pain, over time this chaffing can become worse and worse, and lead to unwanted chronic irritations in the, that will eventually lead to infections within the area. According to Dr. Swift, the top labiaplasty specialist NYC has practicing, this can create hygiene issues as the area becomes red and sore, allowing an infection to worsen as well. By removing the excess skin from the labia; we can also eliminate the irritation to create a comfortable, healthier vaginal area once again.
· More Comfortable Clothing Options
The fact is that when you as a woman are experiencing protruding labia, it can become far more uncomfortable as time passes. In addition, the labia, as they are enlarged, can become visible through tight pants and skirts, leading to some embarrassment on their part. The fact is that your genital area can severely limit your clothing options, and are essentially preventing you from wearing common clothing items such as bathing suits, workout clothing, and even your tight jeans. In addition to their appearance, the extending vaginal lips can become uncomfortable in these garments. Labiaplasty eliminates these concerns, allowing you to wear all of your clothing comfortably and with confidence.
· Improved Sex Life
This is a very important topic for most patients, as this can also be one of the biggest and worst limiting factors of an enlarged labia. According to Dr. Swift, the top labiaplasty specialist NYC has in practice, your enlarged labial region can not only make you feel self-conscious about your appearance, but, the protrusion of the vaginal lips can make sex downright painful. As the expanded tissue can affect your sensitivity, affecting your ability to reach an orgasm. However, reducing the size can help to prevent any unwanted chaffing or rubbing, and lessen the friction that might be preventing you from reaching orgasm.
For more information on why you should consider a labiaplasty or to schedule an appointment, be sure to contact Dr. Swift today.