Facial Feminization in Middletown, NJ
Gender reassignment from male to female involves a series of procedures designed to make the face and body more feminine. Board-certified Red Bank plastic surgeon Dr. John Taylor performs facial feminization on patients who undergo gender reassignment and want to have more feminine facial features.
What Is Facial Feminization?
Probably the most important part of the SRS process, facial feminization is a series of surgical procedures that alter the face to make it more feminine. It is important that those going from male to female have facial features that are as feminine and attractive as possible. With facial feminization surgery, the procedures are designed to alter the bony and soft tissue to redesign the face to have female features. Additionally, non-surgical cosmetic procedures may be performed to enhance the facial features to a more feminine state.
How Are Facial Feminization Procedures Performed?
Facial feminization procedures typically require several approaches to accomplish the goals patients set forth. The goal is to make the face more feminine so most often, it involves the following procedures:
- Brow lifts
- Forehead contouring
- Cheek implantation
- Lip augmentation
Several procedures may be performed together or individually depending on the extent of the procedures and the health of the patient.
Preparing for Facial Feminization
Prior to having facial feminization procedures, patients undergo psychological counseling to ensure they are mentally and emotionally healthy to receive these surgical procedures. In terms of preparing for the procedures, instructions are given to patients to follow and ensure the procedures are successful.
Recovery from Facial Feminization
Depending on the procedures performed and the extent of the procedures, recovery involves lots of rest and no strenuous activities for extended periods of time. For each procedure, patients are given a set of recovery instructions to follow so healing is smooth and effective.
How Much Does Facial Feminization Cost?
The cost of facial feminization varies with each patient depending on the extent of the procedures. Some patients choose to accomplish the process in the shortest time possible receiving multiple procedures at one time while others may opt to have fewer procedures at one time. During your consultation with Dr. Taylor, he will go over the projected cost as well as our payment options available to you. We accept cash, checks, and most major credit cards in addition to offering financing through CareCredit® to help make the investment more affordable.
Is Facial Feminization Right for Me?
Facial feminization is often referred to as one of the most important parts of sexual reassignment. It involves procedures to reshape the face to look more feminine and attractive. If you are certain about SRS, then facial feminization is right for you.
Why Choose Dr. Taylor for Facial Feminization?
Dr. Taylor is a board-certified plastic surgeon who is very experienced in plastic, reconstructive, and cosmetic surgery. He has a superior talent that combines the artistic aesthetic of the human body with his vast knowledge of science and medicine to help successfully perform feminization procedures that result in much more feminine features. Additionally, he and his staff are very understanding about the emotional and mental endurance that accompanies these procedures and work hard to provide a calm and serene environment.
What to Expect During Your Facial Feminization Consultation with Dr. Taylor?
During your consultation with Dr. Taylor, he spends a lot of time discussing the process of facial feminization with you to ensure you fully understand the process. Additionally, he goes over what areas of your face are most important to correct and then the steps in the process to get you to your goals. He takes a lot of time getting to know you so that he has a better understanding of what you want. Additionally, he answers any questions you have to ensure you are confident in his abilities.
At Allure Plastic Surgery Center, Dr. John Taylor offers plastic and reconstructive surgery procedures as well as non-invasive advanced skin care treatments to patients in Red Bank, NJ, and the surrounding areas. Contact us to set up your consultation today.