If you’re transitioning as a transgendered person, you may be wondering if facial feminization surgery may be right for you. You may feel overwhelmed and uncertain about this decision and have numerous questions. No matter where you are in your journey, facial feminization can help you express who you truly are to the world. Here is a guide to facial feminization surgery to help you determine if it’s right for you.
What is Facial Feminization Surgery?
Facial feminization surgery is a set of cosmetic procedures to transform masculine features into feminine ones. This surgery is ideal for transgender, cisgender and non-binary people. The procedures involved are tailored to each person and typically focus on bone and nose structure.
Facial Feminization Surgery Benefits
Facial feminization surgery can help transgendered people ease symptoms of gender dysphoria and help them feel safer in public. It can reduce the stress of having your external appearance not matching who you truly are on the inside. The increased sense of self-worth and self-esteem from facial feminization surgery can positively impact how you are perceived and interact with the world.
Facial Feminization Surgery Procedures
There are many procedures that can be performed during facial feminization surgery. Some procedures include rhinoplasty, Adam’s apple reduction, jaw and chin recontouring and cheek implants. It can also include things like brow countering, lip lifts and hairline correction. The person’s exact needs are determined during a consultation, and the various procedures may be done in stages.
Need Facial Feminization Surgery?
Facial feminization surgery can help you feel more confident and aligned with how you feel on the inside. If you have any more questions about this surgery, Dr. Joshua Rosenberg can help answer them and recommend the best treatment plan for you. Schedule a facial feminization surgery consultation with Dr. Rosenberg today!