Abstract. Aesthetic alteration of the genitalia is increasingly sought by women unhappy with the size, shape, and appearance of their vulva. Although the labia. What is labia minora? The labia is that portion of the female vulva which covers the major external visible portion. In Human females, the Labia exists in two/5(32). Right at the top of where the labia minora meet is the clitoris. The flap of skin where they meet, which covers some of the external clitoris, is called the clitoral hood.