What does a healthy labia minora look like

They might be slightly purple, a little pink, or maybe sort of brownish. All totally normal. And like the inside of your mouth is not the same color as your face, the labia minora can also be a different color than the labia majora. Just like our breasts are asymmetrical, our labia are asymmetrical.

What does a labia look like?

Long or short, plump or thin, dark or pale, wrinkly or smooth—no two labia look exactly the same, says Stephanie Romero, M.D., an ob-gyn at USF Health in Tampa, Florida. In case you’re not familiar with the anatomical terms, the inner and outer folds of your vulva are called the labia majora and labia minora.

What is the labia majora?

The labia majora (outer lips) are usually fleshy and covered with pubic hair. The labia minora (inner lips) are inside your outer lips. They begin at your clitoris and end under the opening to your vagina. Labia can be short or long, wrinkled or smooth.

What is a labia minora surgery?

Often it would mean a surgeon reduces the labia minora so it stays inside the labia majora and doesn’t protrude out of it. Most women get the trim procedure which is when the extra tissue is trimmed and the raw edges are sewn up with dissolvable sutures, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

What are the lips of the vagina?

The labia majora (outer lips) are usually fleshy and covered with pubic hair. The labia minora (inner lips) are inside your outer lips. They begin at your clitoris and end under the opening to your vagina. Labia can be short or long, wrinkled or smooth. Often one lip is longer than the other.

What does the labia minora look like?

The labia majora (outer lips) are usually fleshy and covered with pubic hair. The labia minora (inner lips) are inside your outer lips. They begin at your clitoris and end under the opening to your vagina. Labia can be short or long, wrinkled or smooth. Often one lip is longer than the other. They also vary in color from pink to brownish black.

What are the different types of labia?

6 Different Types Of Labia—Illustrated 1 ‘Fortune Cookie’ 2 Plump Majora 3 Thin Lips 4 Not-So-Minor Minora 5 Partial Minora 6 Lipsticked Lips More

What does a vulva look like?

Labia can come in a variety of shapes and colors. Sometimes they match and sometimes they don’t—in shape or in color. Your vulva can be tiny and tight, long and loose, plump, thin, smooth, wrinkly, dark, light, or a couple different colors. The combinations are endless!

What are the lips of the vagina?

The labia majora (outer lips) are usually fleshy and covered with pubic hair. The labia minora (inner lips) are inside your outer lips. They begin at your clitoris and end under the opening to your vagina. Labia can be short or long, wrinkled or smooth. Often one lip is longer than the other.