How To Feminize The Male Face

Transgender Surgery

How to feminize the male face is a very commonly asked question by male patients looking to permanently change their physical appearance from male to female. Facial Feminization Surgery in Toronto is often the first permanent change a Transgender patient will make as it can offer immediate gratification, confidence and social acceptance.

While some males can naturally look more feminine, and some females can have a more masculine look, gender typically plays a role in the appearance of certain facial features.How To Feminize The Male Face

For example, the male nose typically has a wider base and has greater projection than that of a female, whose nose is typically shorter and narrower. The bridge of the male nose also tends to be arched or straight while the female nose tends to be more incurvate.

Rhinoplasty surgery is often one of the most popular surgeries for Transgender patients in Toronto who are looking to feminize their face due to its central location, right in the middle of the face.

When it comes to the orehead, there are also significant defining characteristics between male and females.

Brow Reduction, a Facial Feminization Surgery, can smooth out the surface of the forehead. Brow Reduction combined with Forehead Reduction surgery, also known as Hairline Lowering Surgery, can further enhance feminization results by reducing the height of the forehead and therefore feminizing the face.

The male forehead is often higher and wider than a female’s forehead. Men also tend to have a bony bridge that runs across the forehead above the eyes while females typically have smooth foreheads. Lastly, the male forehead often slopes backward while the female forehead is more vertical.

Cheeks are another defining feature that can differentiate a male from a female. Men typically have flatter cheekbones while women often have more prominent cheekbones as well as more facial fat, giving their cheeks a fuller appearance. Cheek Implants in Toronto are commonly used in Facial Feminization Surgery to create greater cheek contour and a more feminine look.

Angelina Jolie likely set the tone for a generation of females and transgender females, desiring beautiful full lips. Typically, male lips are thinner than the female lips, particularly the upper lip. Also, the distance from the base of the nose to the top lip is often longer in men.

Lip Lift Surgery in Toronto is a very popular procedure to enhance the upper lip and is a common Facial Feminization Surgery.

For more information about Facial Feminization Surgery in Toronto, contact Dr. Philip Solomon, Otolaryngologist Head and Neck Surgeon, practicing Facial Plastic Surgery in Toronto.

How To Feminize The Male FaceCombining a variety of Facial Feminization Surgeries and Injectable treatments, can significantly change the male face making it more feminine and refined. Transgender surgery, also known as Female Feminization Surgery in Toronto has certainly increased in popularity since Caitlyn Jenner shared her journey with the world. In doing so, she helped create awareness and acceptance for many men who perhaps didn’t have the confidence to live their authentic life as a woman.

Determining which surgeries would best suit your needs requires a comprehensive consultation with Dr. Philip Solomon, a renowned expert in Facial Feminization Surgery in Toronto. Dr. Solomon has been helping male patients transition to female for 20 years in Toronto and understands the physical, psychological, and psychosocial issues that accompany this journey.


In order to best assist you, we require all cosmetic patients to schedule a virtual or in-person consultation. There is a fee of $200 plus HST for all consultations. Your consultation fee will be credited towards your procedure and/or treatment. To schedule a consultation, please complete the attached form or call our office at 905-764-7799. We look forward to hearing from you.