See what JG Tgirl (jgtgirl) has discovered on Pinterest, the world's biggest collection of ideas. The booklet Getting Hormones, available from the Transgender Health Program (see last page), explains the process. 1 We use “MTF” as shorthand for a spectrum that includes not just transsexuals, but anyone who was assigned male at birth and who identifies as female, feminine, or a woman some or all of the time.
It is a very personal decision. Surgery of this type is performed only after the recipient has lived as a woman and has taken hormones for more than a year. Surgery Techniques. There are several techniques that MTF genital reconstruction surgeons can use to create a new vagina (vaginoplasty) based on a patient’s unique anatomy and preferences.
Saw palmetto is a traditional Native American herb that has, for many years, been used to treat BPH or enlarged prostate syndrome in males. But, lucky for us sissies, it has also been found to be effective in MtF breast enhancement. Breast growth in males is brought about by a precise mix of hormones that include both estrogen and progesterone.