Labiaplasty is a surgical procedure for altering the labia minora. It is the folds of skin surrounding the human vulva.
The labiaplasty involves shortening or reshaping the vaginal lips. The unwanted tissue is cut away with a scalpel or also a laser and the loose edge is be stitched up with fine, dissolvable stitches.
It can be carried out using either a general or local anesthetic with sedation, no hospitalization is required and the whole procedure takes about one to two hours.