Vaginoplasty could be a wide term covering many sorts of surgeries. Some of them aim at channel rejuvenation, while others are conducted to repair the damage caused by illnesses.

Vaginoplasty “Complete Guide”

January 27, 2019 by Dr. Sandeep Bhasin0

Hi friends, today I will discuss with you a very important topic in this blog. The topic is vaginoplasty.

Vaginoplasty could be a wide term covering many sorts of surgeries. Some of them aim at channel rejuvenation, while others are conducted to repair the damage caused by illnesses.

Finally, there is also a sex reassignment surgery.

It is an associate degree operation within which doctors construct or reconstruct one’s vagina to establish/restore its proper functions.

What is the vagina?

It is an elastic, muscular canal with a soft, versatile lining that gives lubrication and sensation.

The vagina connects the womb to the surface world.

The vulva and labia form the entrance. The cervix of the womb protrudes into the, forming the interior end.

After understanding the vagina now we can move on to

What is Vaginoplasty?

A vaginoplasty is a surgical procedure that

  • tightens
  • reconstructs or
  • Restores the vagina’s original appearance.

For this reason, the procedure is also referred to as vaginal tightening or vaginal reconstruction.

A vaginoplasty may be performed as an elective cosmetic or constructive cosmetic surgery procedure.

It can even be combined with alternative sorts of reproductive organ surgeries, like labiaplasty or hymenorrhaphy.

More and a lot of ladies take into account vaginoplasty (“vaginal rejuvenation”) for modification of their epithelial duct gap and walls that have become weakened.

What are the reasons for vaginal walls being weakened in women?

Well friends there are numerous reasons but most commonly are due to:

  • Natural childbirth
  • Obesity
  • Regular intense exercising
  • Frequent sneezing or coughing
  • Menopause
  • Chronic back pain
  • Frequent lifting of heavy objects
  • Frequent constipation
  • Previous gynecological surgery

Now we need to understand what leads to vaginoplasty surgery in women.

Who Decides on a Vaginoplasty Surgery?

There are three main functions resulting in a vaginoplasty.

  • Vaginal Rejuvenation – The procedure is known as a ‘vagina tightening treatment’ and it conducts for purely cosmetic reasons. In this case, patients want their vaginas to look younger.
  • Restoration – many diseases like cancer and other medical conditions may affect the functions and looks of one’s vagina. In such cases, vaginoplasty surgery is needed.
  • Sex Reassignment Surgery – among people seeking it, Tran’s persons constitute a large group. It is usually the last stage of the transition to a different gender.

As it is clear, this procedure is not always needed. Rather, it brings increased vanity or makes one’s body means that they are.

Friends, before going for vaginoplasty there are some points that you should keep in your mind.

Before Your Vaginoplasty

As it is with several different plastic surgeries, before your procedure

  • You should abstain from alcohol and smoking. You need to try and do that so as to avoid post-op complications.
  • You should stop taking medicines with side effects like aspirin.
  • You will need to undergo bowel preparation with medicines prescribed by the doctor. You shouldn’t eat for one day prior to the surgery.

How Is the Vaginoplasty Procedure Conducted?

Vaginoplasty procedures have both surgical and non-surgical variations. It can involve the removal of tissue and PRP injections.

Vaginal Tightening Procedures


Normally PRP is given to hair to grow the hair and to the skin, which is also given to make the skin younger.

But now we can use PRP injections inside the vagina to give the vagina a younger and good look.


FemiLift may be a minimally invasive procedure using Co2 laser technology.

It works by giving pulses of laser energy. This is in the collagen layer of the inner vagina. Tissues are transformed and collagen contraction begins, tightening the vagina and strengthening the ligaments surrounding the urethra and bladder.

The FemiLift procedure takes concerning 10 minutes or less and is performed in our workplace. The procedure is without any pain, and also there is no need for anesthesia.


ThermiVa may be a new non-surgical alternative to traditional vaginoplasty surgery.

ThermiVa is the recent FDA-cleared ThermiHealth procedure. It uses radio frequency (RF) in a new, non-invasive, non-surgical procedure for vaginal laxity.

RF’s positive effects on the body are employed in physiotherapy practices for many years. This innovative RF device encourages collagen production which can facilitate tissue and nerve healing.

The ThermiVa procedure is painless.

It takes ten minutes for labium reduction and 15-20 minutes for canal adjustment per session. Three sessions are recommended.

There aren’t any anesthetics applied or time period for this procedure.

Women can start regular sexual intercourse the similar day they receive ThermiVa treatment.


For women with additional severe vaginal looseness or laxity, surgical vaginoplasty may be recommended.

  • The procedure is conducted under either local or general anesthetic.
  • It takes approximately 60-120 minutes to complete.

The surgery involves

  • tightening or loosening muscles at the rear surface of the vagina,
  • the removal of excess tissue, and
  • The tissue joins again. This is to reduce the diameter of the vagina.

Vaginoplasty takes about 60-90 minutes to complete.

This surgery is performed on an outpatient basis. Patients might go back to the similar day they endure the procedure.

Vaginoplasty Recovery Process

Vaginoplasty recovery could take as very little as 6 weeks or a maximum amount of months after the surgery.

The critical part is always the few days after the surgery when there is a number of instructions to follow including medications and vaginal dilation to avoid the collapse of its walls.

Intercourse is prohibited for eight weeks to even three months. Especially within the initial weeks, specialists dissuade patients from strenuous physical activities.

Still, patients might come to figure out when every week or 2 if the vaginoplasty recovery continues without complications.

Let’s discuss some pros and cons of vaginoplasty so that you can know all about it before going for surgery.


What are the Pros & Cons of Vaginoplasty?

Following are some Pros of vaginoplasty

  • No longer experiencing discomfort or painful intercourse
  • Women can regain their self-esteem by feeling more feminine and youthful. Undergoing this procedure could assist with boosting vanity and confidence.
  • Tightening the vagina muscles can help restore the lost sensitivity.
  • The Vaginoplasty procedure is a long-term solution as you would not need a top-up in many years to come.
  • Vaginoplasty falls under outpatient procedures. It can be done by a gynecologist or cosmetic surgeon.

The procedure takes around an hour to perform.

  • Women who had this done might experience some discomfort afterward but will be back on their feet within a week or two. Depending on how well the recovery goes, they’ll be able to return to work after 7 days. It is highly unlikely for patients to be left with any scarring. Most surgeons today like exploitation sutures that dissolve as against ancient stitches that require to be taken out.
  • A patient has more than one option. They can choose between laser treatment and surgery. Women will come to their virgin state by selecting laser treatment, as this procedure can be used to reconstruct the hymen even after it was torn.
  • Vaginal laser Vaginoplasty causes fewer traumas to these delicate organs is precise. The doctor will work quicker which implies the patient is beneath general anesthesia for a shorter amount. This procedure incorporates a high success rate and most girls are excited with the results.
  • It helps with existing medical conditions.

Conditions like urinary incontinence are often an issue of the past when you’ve undergone a vaginoplasty procedure.

Cons of Vaginoplasty

    1. General risks relating to surgery.

Although these surgeries are considered to be safe, there are some possible side effects and problems that include:

    • Bleeding
    • Loss of sensitivity
    • Pain
    • Scarring
    • Hypersensitivity
    • Infections
  1. To avoid any possible infections and to ensure that you had adequate time to heal, most clinics recommend not having sex for at least six weeks after surgery.
  2. It is best to wait until you’ve decided not to have any more children when considering Vaginoplasty. Delivering a baby through natural childbirth after a Vaginoplasty procedure will most likely undo the tightening that was acquired.
  3. Satisfaction is not guaranteed. This procedure doesn’t guarantee you feel just like the girl you once were before having children or experiencing additional satisfaction from having intercourse. Having a tighter vagina and good sexual vanity is simply a small part of the full equation once it involves having good sex.
  4. Undergoing Vaginoplasty surgery does not come cheap. It will cost thousands of dollars and due to this a lot of women will choose not to have this surgery after all.

Friends, there are a few exercises also that you can consider.

You can try Kegel exercises specifically target pelvic floor muscles and these muscles support the bladder, small intestine, uterus, and rectum.

These exercises are effective and may be done at any place. It is also one of the most popular techniques used. Other exercises:

  • Squats
  • Scissor exercises
  • Chinese balls
  • Elevating your hips


So friends, through vaginoplasty women can tighten their vaginas. Vaginoplasty also increases the confidence of women and makes them feel younger.

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Dr. Sandeep Bhasin

Dr. Sandeep Bhasin is a highly skilled cosmetic surgeon and the owner of Care Well Medical Centre in Delhi. With extensive expertise in cosmetic and plastic surgery, he is dedicated to providing exceptional care and transformative results to his patients. Dr. Sandeep Bhasin obtained his MBBS and MS in General Surgery from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and served as a consultant at Bhaktshreshtha Kamalakarpant Laxman Walawalkar Hospital, Diagnostic & Research Centre. Specializing in various procedures such as face-lifts, rhinoplasty, liposuction, breast augmentation, hair transplant and many others, Dr. Sandeep Bhasin is committed to enhancing his patients' natural beauty and self-confidence.

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