Physical modifications for trans women

Many people make the mistake of thinking that transition is simply a matter of physical modifications. While these are very important, they are only a small part of a complete transition that includes social acceptance as female.

As with all women in this society, we are judged heavily based on our appearance and presentation, and this will affect your level of acceptance by others.

Below are links to the sections of this site which discuss physical aspects of transition.

Hair removal see also hair removal

Voice

Facial feminization surgery (FFS)

Reproductive options prior to hormones

Hormonal therapy (HRT)

Vaginoplasty

Orchiectomy

Breast augmentation

A note on injectable silicone

Hair loss and replacement

Breast forms

Skin care

Makeup

Handwriting and gender cues