Archive for January, 2018

Asian Masseter Muscle Reduction

January 31, 2018

Reduction of the Masseter Muscle for Asian Patients (Surgical & Non-Surgical) When undertaking any form of plastic or cosmetic surgery, it is critical to take into consideration each patient’s ethnicity. Different ethnic groups have different facial proportions and different cultural concepts of what constitutes ‘beauty’. A skilled plastic and craniofacial…

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Considering Facial Feminization? Unsure about V-Line Surgery vs. Feminizing Jaw Surgery?

January 24, 2018

Understanding the Differences Between V-Line Surgery and Feminizing Jaw Surgery is Critical The Gender-Specific Differences of Male and Female Jaws Typically, the male jaw is wider and taller than the female jaw. Men tend to have wider, heavier-set jawlines with a flatter base and a sharper angle between the chin…

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Long Face Syndrome and Facial Feminization Surgery (FFS)

January 13, 2018

What is Vertical Maxillary Excess? How can it be Corrected within the Context of Facial Feminization? When a transgender person is seeking to undertake facial feminization surgery there are several relevant FFS procedures that may be recommended depending on existing facial structure and aesthetic goals. Some FFS procedures fall under the…

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