What is labia?

Labia is a part of the vulva anatomy. Labia are also sometimes called vaginal lips because of their structure. They cover the vagina and are in a shape of lips. There are two types of labia, labia majora (outer lips) and labia minora (inner lips). The labia majora is generally covered in pubic hair and is thick and fleshy. while labia minora are the smaller folds. Labias come in all shapes and sizes they can be short or long, wrinkled or smooth. They can be of a different color, they can be of different sizes and the inner labia doesn't have to be inside and hidden. Sometime the inner labia is visible in the outside.


Sources:

https://www.plannedparenthood.org/learn/health-and-wellness/sexual-and-reproductive-anatomy/what-are-parts-female-sexual-anatomy

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?contenttypeid=34&contentid=19522-1

https://www.healthline.com/health/womens-health/lopsided-vagina#size

https://www.britannica.com/science/vulva

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