What is a Fem-Shot?
The Fem-Shot helps women who experience decreased vaginal lubrication, pain during sex, a loose vaginal canal, and more. Along with these physical issues, a low sex drive can cause low self-esteem. To treat this the Fem-shot uses platelet-rich plasma injections to help stimulate growth factors and regeneration of tissue in the vaginal region.
Who is a Candidate for the Fem-shot?
Women who wish to get more frequent orgasms, less pain during sex, and help smooth out the labia. For women who wish for vaginal rejuvenation without surgery, the Fem-shot is a great option.
How is the Fem-shot Treatment Performed?
The Fem-shot uses PRP injections. Platelet-rich plasma is acquired from blood that is drawn from your body, typically from the arm. This blood is then spun in a centrifuge that separates platelets and plasma from the rest. The platelets are then injected into the treatment area. The PRP contains many growth factors and proteins that activate stem cells and cellular repair. Also, this helps with collagen production which further aids in tissue repair. The Fem-shot is done in-office with a numbing cream to minimize any pain or discomfort.
- Smooths out the labia
- Loose vaginal canal
- Pain during sex
- Overactive bladder
- Infrequent orgasms
- Vaginal dryness
- 15 minutes
Is There Downtime?
There is no downtime associated with this treatment. Patients may experience swelling due to extra sensitivity. The swelling will subside within a couple of days. Patients can resume normal activities immediately following treatment.
When Can I See Results from the Fem-shot?
Result time varies for everyone. Some women will notice results from their Fem-shot procedure within a few days, others may not see results for weeks. The Dr. Gloria Hakkarainen and Laser Skin & Wellness team will go over what to expect during your consultation.
To learn more about the Fem-shot and how it could benefit you, contact our office to schedule your consultation at Laser Skin & Wellness today.