A few more pieces of the basic biology are now available. There have been some big changes about getting hormone therapy HT for breast development from providers. I now have the benefit of more research and first-hand experience with breast augmentation. To begin with, on the cells of the breast there are receptors for sex hormones, estrogen and testosterone.
Transgender woman thanks nothing but hormone therapy for her breasts
Transgender woman thanks nothing but hormone therapy for her massive boobs | Metro News
Hormones Typically the first step in a transgender woman's process is hormone therapy. Aside from facial features, breasts are one of the first things that differentiate men and women. The estrogen and anti-androgen cocktail jump-starts breast development so that the areola are enlarged and the ducts begin to expand behind the nipple. The breast-growth process is similar to what might happen when a pubescent girl's mosquito bites develop into full-blown breasts.
Ohio woman shares incredible photo diary of transition
Share this article Share But she soon realised that it would be a long time before she saw any significant differences and resolved to be patient. While undergoing her transition, Selgal had speech therapy to soften her voice but didn't start wearing women's clothes and make-up in public until 16 months in. Staygal started growing her hair out in her last year of high school, but was still living life as a boy Month one of HRT: Selgal was despertae to see some changes but realised there would be a long road ahead Three months into treatment: Selgal was feeling depressed but said she was starting to feel more like herself Three months in, Selgal was 'still depressed', but was finally starting to feel like her true self.