Aged labia, large labia & large clitoral hood correction


Large, uneven & irregular Labia – non-surgical Intima


  • Discomfort

  • Volume loss

  • Different sizes

  • Irritation

  • Sensitivity

  • Pain

  • Menopause-related
  • Perimenopause-related


Per Treatment


Questions you may have about aged labia, large labia & large clitoral hood correction.

How is it done?

During your consultation and following your clinical examination the procedure will be explained and your preferences discussed with you. You will be assisted and referred to a surgeon for this treatment and assisted and accompanied through your surgery and recovery.

The procedure is carried out after an application of the a topical anaesthetic (numbing cream) to the treated area to minimise any discomfort. An injection of a local anaesthetic may be offered if required.

Once your skin is numb the laser head is used to treat both labia minora step by step, using specially selected laser settings for this particular procedure.

You should feel no pain, but may expect some degree of discomfort during the treatment.

There is no bleeding as no skin gets cut and therefore there is no need for any sutures.

After the procedure, which usually lasts up to 20 minutes Sudocrem is applied to the area.

What can I expect after Non-surgical Laser Resurfacing

You will experience a degree of swelling and some discomfort in the area shortly after the treatment. Both should usually settle within 2-3 days or longer if more intense treatment desired.

You will be given Sudocrem to apply to the area when required and full post treatment advice before you leave the clinic.

You will be comfortable to leave the clinic and drive the car.

You will also be able to pass urine without any problem.

When will I see the effects

You should see some reduction of your labia after the 1st treatment, as soon as the swelling goes down. However initially there won’t be a big difference as the process of tissue contraction can take 4-6 weeks. As Resurfacing is a non surgical procedure the reduction of volume, length of labia and improvement of the skin texture is achieved by an accumulative effect of repeated procedures. For best results we recommend usually 5 treatments . In some cases less or more treatments may be required to obtain a desirable result. We recommend incorporating Neauvia fillers for optimal results.

Recovery time

The recovery time after Non-surgical Resurfacing is much faster and the risk of problems or complications significantly lower in comparison with a surgical procedure.

You should feel more or less back to normal within 7-10 days and can resume sexual intercourse after 7 days or sooner if the area feels comfortable. Moderate degree of pain and swelling normally lasts for the first few days and is often gone before the end of the first week.

Here is what can you expect following each type of procedure:

Non-surgical Resurfacing

  • Pain & swelling for a few days
  • no pain on passing urine
  • no bruising
  • no need for sutures
  • treated area staying dry
  • Sudocrem applications only
  • can continue with most of activities
  • risk of infection almost zero
  • minimal or no itching while healing
  • can resume sexual activity after 1 week
  • no time off work needed

Surgical Labiaplasty

  • much more pain & swelling for up to 3 weeks
  • initially pain on passing urine
  • bruising for over 1 week
  • sutures needing removal
  • not uncommonly wounds oozing fluid
  • application of cold packs and sometimes topical antibiotic
  • restricted activities for up to 6 weeks
  • much higher risk of infection and wound opening
  • much more itching and irritation from stitches
  • abstinence from sexual intercourse for 6 weeks
  • time off work needed
How long will it last

The final result should be permanent. The shape of your labia will naturally continue to change with age.

Is it safe

Yes, it is a very safe procedure, much safer than surgery. The result is very natural – smaller or thinner, shorter, firmer labia with better proportions and rejuvenated new skin.


Contraindications (i.e. where the CO2RE Intima surgical laser is unadvisable) are pregnancy, active inflammation of the vagina and vulva, infection, skin diseases of this area and cancer

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We are one of few UK clinics operating the advanced CO2RE Intima Laser Medical Laser, allowing our expert clinical team to perform labial reductions and reshaping with great precision and under local anaesthetic.

Our delicate laser can remove excess skin around the labia majora, reshape protruding or asymmetrical labia minora, and remove discoloured areas.

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Intima for Vaginal Health

We use the revolutionary CO2RE Intima laser to treat painful vulva and vaginal opening or vulvodynia, a common condition around the perimenopause or menopause. Using a single-use hygienic wand on the vulva tissue, CO2RE is proven to reduce pain, with almost 70% of patients reporting a significant improvement.

We also treat itchy vulva, episiotomy scars and vulval and groin lesions using the CO2RE Intima laser combined with a local anaesthetic.

Urinary Issues

Urinary Incontinence is a physical issue that affects millions of women worldwide, with effects which can include worries about getting to the toilet in time, wearing incontinence garments every day, limiting fluid intake and interrupted sleep.

However, these issues can be a thing of the past with the revolutionary new treatment, Urolon. This clinic-based treatment is quick, painless and a very long-lasting solution to any woman’s incontinence issues.

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Skin Treatments

We offer a wide range of skin anti-aging treatments to rejuvenate your appearance alongside skin tag removal and specialist fractional laser resurfacing to eliminate the signs of aging (such as lines, wrinkles, volume loss, aging neck), and stretchmarks and treat acne scarring, sun damage and conditions like Seborrheic hyperplasia (enlarged sebaceous glands). We are one of few clinics in the UK operating the advanced and effective CO2RE Intima system for fractional laser skin resurfacing.

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