While the rise in requests for labiaplasty remains relatively small—with an increase from 220 to 400 girls overall—the data suggest more girls are becoming ashamed of the most intimate parts of their bodies.
Just as magazines teach girls they have to be skinny to be considered attractive, porn teaches girls that to be sexy their genitals must look a certain way.
Many girls avoid looking at their genitals at all.
Some doctors say girls want genital surgery to alleviate physical irritation in that area, but Dr.
Between 2014 and 2015, there was an 80% increase in the number of girls 18 and younger receiving , according to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
For girls, genitals, and the things they do remember hiding that tampon up your sleeve as you snuck out to the bathroom during class are a secret.