Larger text size Very large text size There's a new part of your body to hate, and you probably haven't even heard of it. The mons pubis is the mound of flesh on top of a woman's pubic bone. Until recently, this was not a body part we even spoke about, let alone flaunted. Then we started vajazzling it and, now, much to the disappointment of writer Jennifer Weiner, we're expected to put it on show. Leave it out: Another thing to hate about ourselves", published in The New York Times over the weekend.
Mons pubis is latest body part to feel self-conscious about
Mons Pubis: Definition, Function, Causes of Pain and Bumps, Surgery
The mons pubis forms the upper boundary of the vulva with the labia majora on both sides. The mons pubis is a prominent cushion of hair-bearing skin and subcutaneous fat overlying the pubic bone. The epidemic of female obesity along with massive weight loss has resulted in the common complaints of an excessive mons pubis fat deposit and descent of the pubic hair, introitus vaginal opening , and labia majora. Pubic fat is often seen as a congenital deformity, which will not resolve with weight loss alone. The woman complains of an unsightly bulge or protrusion with loss of self-esteem, often leading to avoidance of wearing tight clothes or bathing suits. The large mons pubis fat deposit is often also associated with large, protuberant labia majora due to fat excess with skin stretching.
What is the mons pubis? The mons pubis is a pad of fatty tissue that covers the pubic bone. Read on to learn more about the anatomy of the mons pubis, as well as the possible causes of pain or bumps in the area. The mons pubis is located over the pubic bone and the pubic symphysis joint.
Share this article Share The hashtag Monspubis is already starting to do the rounds on Twitter and there are plenty of forums dedicated to women who can air their insecurities about the body part. There's even a cosmetic surgery procedure to fix it. Monsplasty, also called Pubic Lift is a surgical procedure used to reduce and tighten the mons pubis. Millie Mackintosh is a fan of posting bikini shots when she hits the beach According to Davinciplastic.