For women, it is considered more sexual and often located near the sex organs.
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International Journal of Sexual Health.
Some people cherish it with their entire being, while others could not care at all about a matter so trivial.
Some men have heard of it too, and others have gone beyond the doors of these protected waters. Another section of the community downrightly abhors elongated labia. They manufacture false reasons to support the practice, scaring girls into pulling. Some human rights activists in the country, including feminist scholar Sylvia Tamale , support labia stretching. The sexual life of savages in north-western Melanesia; an ethnographic account of courtship, marriage and family life among the natives of the Trobriand Islands, British New Guinea. Girls usually start to stretch their labia from ages 8 to 14, before menarche.