The procedure is not painful so pain relief is not required.
The doctor will firstly perform an examination of the vagina using a speculum to exclude the presence of any concerns of abnormality apart from VVA, the extent of which will be assessed.
The MonaLisa Touch procedure is performed with the patient lying supine and as mentioned does not require pain relief or sedation.
During the treatment, the doctor will move the sterilized applicator along the vaginal wall in an outward motion, applying the laser in a 360 degree pattern covering the entire area. The whole procedure should take a few minutes.
You may experience a minor heat sensation during the treatment but it is very gentle and you should not feel uncomfortable.