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How To Cope With Side Effects Of Testosterone

Posted by on 7 August 2017
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Testosterone, also referred to as T, is the main hormone used in hormone replacement therapy (HRT) that accompanies transgender cosmetic surgery. The reason testosterone is the prominent hormone in HRT is because it is responsible for promoting physical traits generally associated with male characteristics and suppresses the production of estrogen, the hormone responsible for female characteristics. T produces many desired effects on the transitioning body, such as the growth of chest and facial hair, and changes to the voice. However, testosterone can produce many negative effects on your mental health. Most people are able to recover from the mental effects of T on their own, while others require the help of a healthcare professional or mental health worker. What are the mental side effects of testosterone? Many people report that they are frustrated, angry, and irritable for no reason. Depending on the dose of T you are receiving, it can…

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What Happens During Your First Year On Testosterone

Posted by on 26 July 2017

Transgender cosmetic surgery can masculinize your chest, but it cannot help you grow facial hair or deepen your voice. However, if you combine the FTM procedure with testosterone therapy, you can achieve great results. Here’s what you can expect during your first year on testosterone whether you’ve undergone transgender cosmetic…

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