What is the Difference Between a Facelift and Pan Facial Rejuvenation (PFR)?

October 17, 2018

What is the Difference Between a Facelift and Pan Facial Rejuvenation (PFR)?

Most of us know what a facelift is, but you may not be familiar with the term pan facial rejuvenation AKA “full face facelift” or predictive aging.

The short version is that pan facial rejuvenation (PFR) considers the “whole face” – rather than just altering specific sections, resulting in a …

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Fat Transfer for Facial Feminization (FFS)

October 12, 2018

Fat Transfer for Facial Feminization (FFS)

Fat transfer (AKA fat grafting, fat injection, or lipofilling) is a popular surgical technique that is often used in facial feminization surgery. The procedure involves harvesting your body’s own fat cells, typically from your abdomen or inner thigh, and transferring them into facial areas such as under the eyes, into the lips, chin, or the cheeks, …

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Facial Feminization Surgery – A Complete Guide to FFS

September 27, 2018

Facial Feminization Surgery – A Complete Guide to FFS

Everything You Need to Know about FFS

Facial feminization surgery (FFS) includes a series of plastic and craniofacial surgical procedures designed to feminize the face. FFS is ideal for trans women and non-transgender women who want a more feminine facial appearance. These surgeries can reduce the size and shape of the forehead, alter and …

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Most Frequently Revised Facial Feminization Surgeries

September 26, 2018

Redoing Facial Feminization – the Four Most Frequently Revised Surgeries

Redoing Facial Feminization: Why is it sometimes necessary?

Facial feminization surgery is a highly complicated cluster of procedures that involve a lot of “moving parts”. And, like any plastic or craniofacial surgery that is performed for aesthetic purposes, sometimes the results fall short of patient expectations. In fact, 15% of all facial …

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Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery: Facial Feminization Surgery and Facial Masculinization Surgery

September 19, 2018


Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery: Facial Feminization Surgery and Facial Masculinization Surgery

Published in Clinics In Plastic Surgery, July 2018

“Facial feminization surgery was pioneered in the 1980s to provide options for trans women who were having difficulty with their outward appearance. This process presented a novel application of craniofacial surgery at the time. This text outlines the basic differences between male and female facial morphology, as …

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