They are cosmetic surgeries performed to modify the facial appearance, with the intention that after surgery the individual is perceived as evidently female.They are surgeries that are performed to modify a person’s facial appearance, with the intention that after surgery the individual is perceived evidently as their self-identified gender. It is not one surgery but a number of procedures performed in conjunction with each other to achieve a natural, aesthetically pleasing result.
1. FACIAL FEMINIZATION SURGERY
Facial reconstructive surgery to make the facial features more feminine.
2. FACIAL MASCULINIZATION SURGERY
Facial reconstructive surgery to make facial features more masculine.
The above mentioned features can be altered by a combination of the following surgeries:
◆ Hairline Advancement
◆ FUE Hair Transplant
Dermal fillers and Anti - wrinkle Injection can be used to achieve certain features, like lip lift, cheek augmentation, chin augmentation and brow lift.
The results of injectables lasts between 6-12 months and requires touch-up.
The appropriate answer to this question depends on an individual’s thorough Facial Aesthetic Analysis and consultation. It is usually reserved for the following:
Facial surgery can be an important part of gender transition and can significantly improve an individual’s self-confidence and quality of life.
To soften masculine facial features in females and strengthen feminine facial features in males.
A Prominent thyroid cartilage or "Adam's apple" contributes to feelinfs of gender dysphoria in transwomen. It is throuh of as a "give-away" sign, which despite top and bottom surgery, facial contouring procedures, and psychosocial addapations exposee the undesired gender due to its role as a masculine marker in our society
Transgender patient seeking male to female affirmation surgery, may choose to undergo chondrolaryngopladty or "tracheal shave" surgery. The surgical trchnique involvrs reducing or shaving the thyroid cartilage prominence, thereby minimizing the appearance of this male physical characteristic. An otimal resut involved removal of all anteriority projecting thyroid cartilage.
At Recon, this cosmetic technique is frequently performed for transgendered women (male to female) gfor whom the prominent "adam's apple" serves as masculine marker.
Dr. Pragati Shubha is a registered ENT surgeon from one of the pioneer institutions in
India. She has always had an inclination towards Rhinoplasty and Facial Plastic
Surgery. This led her to attain the highest honours in the field from India and Europe
(Austria &Italy). She has trained in Rhinoplasty under the mentorship of Dr.
Brajendra Baser, one of the pioneers of Rhinoplasty in India and a renowned
International faculty in the field of Rhinoplasty and Facial Aesthetic Surgery. She broadened her expertise by attending International workshops in Europe. She also has a fellowship in Functional and Aesthetic Rhinoplasty under Dr. Ignazio Tasca (Imola,Italy). Dr Pragati is actively involved in extensive research and keeps herself
well- updated with her subject. She has been the organising secretary over the last 3
years of International Rhinoplasty and Facial Plastic Surgery conferences . Her
understanding of the rising trend for non-surgical facial aesthetic treatments, led her
to undertake a Fellowship in Aesthetic Medicine. With her dedication and a robust
team you can be assured that you will achieve the best and most natural results, be it
precise surgical procedures or the much sought after non-surgical procedures.
She is also a member of the:
Association of Rhinoplasty Surgeons (India)
Indian Society of Aesthetic Medicine (ISAM)