labia majora

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labia majora

[‚lā·bē·ə mə′jȯr·ə]
(anatomy)
A pair of outer skin folds forming the lateral border of the vulva in the female.
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The most popular cosmetic surgery on women's genitals is trimming of the inner labia, to make them smaller (labiaplasty), usually so that they are concealed by the outer labia.
In humans, the labia can be divided into the inner labia minora and the outer labia majora.
The easiest method is to make a "V" with two fingers to hold the outer labia aside, and then, using as much pressure as possible, release.