Patients can expect the recovery after a Labiaplasty to take approximately one to two weeks. Moderate discomfort may be experienced; appropriated pain medication will be provided to keep patients comfortable during the healing process. Swelling, bruising, and redness are common. These will resolve over the first few weeks.
Most patients are feeling well enough to return to work one to two days after their Labiaplasty procedure.
A normal routine can be resumed in just a few days, although strenuous activates and exercise will need to be postponed for two to four weeks.
Sexual intercourse should wait for four to six weeks to allow for healing and a full restoration of sensation.