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My Labiaplasty - Minnesota, MN

I decided to have this procedure done after I've...

I decided to have this procedure done after I've been living with enlarged labia lips since I was 11 yrs old. I just turned 17 yesterday (July 31st) and had this done on my birthday. When I finally told my mom about this I didn't know what she would think I was scared and thought she would look at me differently but to my surprise she was completely cool and wanted to help me. I told her that I've wanted to kill myself over this, I didn't feel normal and I was pretty depressed. So she made an appointment in June. We came to the conclusion that I would have surgery on my birthday. The day finally came, I was nervous and scared but my doctor and nurse reassured me that I will be fine. I took a relaxer and waited for the numbing cream to go into affect, which took about 20 minutes. I had the wedge method done because it is actually faster healing time then the trim method. But anyways my doctor came in the room and started the procedure which took about an hour. I could feel just a little tugging and getting stitched up which was some what uncomfortable but it was still bearable. The nurse that was in the room was wonderful!! She made me feel at ease even though my legs were wide open. After it was all over I put my pants on and walked to the car. I've been taking ciprofloxacin, oxyCODONE, and hydroxyzine which has helped quit a bit with the pain. It is still very uncomfortable and hurts pretty bad but, hopefully it's worth it! I can already tell it's such an improvement even though it's very swollen. I didn't get a before picture but my lips hung down a good inch. I will update and post pictures every week.. If you have any questions feel free to ask, I'll answer anything. :)

Week one down

Well, it's been a week and it has definitely come a long way! It is still pretty swollen and my right side is bigger then my left but in time, it will go down so they both look equal. Pain wise, it's not too bad. I'm starting to wear jean shorts that are tighter but are a little loose around my crotch. I can see a big change already and everyday as the swelling goes down I get happier and happier. I'll update everything in another week. :)
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Dont be an idiot or closed minded, these repairs arent always related to sex
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Thanks for sharing your story! I'm 23 and I'm very self conscious about mine. My ex fiancé knew that so when we would fight he would make fun of me about it. It really makes you wanna die when someone you loved calls you nasty over it :( I want to get it done but I most certainly can't afford it. Any suggestions?
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That's horrible :( It is definitely worth it though! I'm soo glad I got it done!!
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Thank you for sharing. I first noticed this about myself when I was 11. I wish I had the guts to do this. I always try and look for long shirts and cover up that area. It's very embarassing.
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Yeah I know exactly how you feel I always had to either wear long sweatshirts or long shirts too!
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If you don't live with having large labia lips then you don't get what women have to go through. It's embarrassing and depressing.. You feel self conscious and ugly.
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Thanks for sharing your story! My daughter is 11 and she just started complaining about this problem.
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Yeah no problem! I wish I would have said something when I was that age.
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this is child porn, you better take this pic down
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Well I showed this to my mom.. So she would say that if it looked like it.. Don't look at if you don't like it. BYE
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doesn't matter? posting a picture of your vagina at 17 is against the law
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THIS ISN'T A PORN SITE!!
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Cool, don't care
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Ajapril3247: for medical purposes..thats why she posted it. If u r looking at it for other reasons then shame on u
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How are you doing?
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I'm doing A LOT better its starting to look normal again! It will be a week tomorrow so I'll post another picture tomorrow
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My swelling and bruising has finally almost gone down to a normal size today!! My surgery was a week ago today. You're swelling was much worse than mine. I know how painful mine is so I know yours has to hurt!
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Yeah I don't know why mine was so swelled up... My left side sticks out more then my right but it will go down eventually!! But yeah it hurt pretty bad
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I hope your swelling is better now. That looks realy painful. Hugs.
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Yeah it was but, its soo much better now. Thanks!
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