Your facial gender affirming journey in 8 phases

Your facial gender affirming journey in 8 phases

January 15, 2021

We feel so lucky to form part of the facial gender affirming journey of thousands of women around the world. Being a FFS surgery center is a privilege which does not escape Facialteam. That is why we put heart in soul in every detail. Facial gender surgery is not just a cosmetic retouch to fight the effects of aging. We are constantly reminded by patients and their families, to our great pleasure, that really we are in the business of saving lives. For this reason, our 8-phase facial gender surg

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Facial Gender Surgery Training & Education | Facialteam 2021 Events

Facial Gender Surgery Training & Education | Facialteam 2021 Events

January 14, 2021

Facial Gender Surgery Training and professional development events in 2021 are under way! Beginning with a switch to a digital platform for the Training Workshop in March, the team has recreated the 2nd annual event with an ample lineup of international speakers on a myriad of topics in trans-related healthcare. Continuing Education in a new world Facialteam's Training & Education department, with superhuman effort, has been agile in adapting to the new world situation which makes presencial

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Lilia’s Livestream Facialteam | Almost Weekly Wednesdays!

Lilia’s Livestream Facialteam | Almost Weekly Wednesdays!

January 9, 2021

The AMA (Ask Me Anything) webinars and Livestream Facialteam are happening! Schedules and past recordings below--> Great live video, I always appreciate these! Livestream Facialteam on current topics with the voices of today ...genuinely, thank you. I want you to know that this video had a profound impact on me... Really more accurate would be the name "Almost Weekly Wednesdays"!  I’m Lilia and my pronouns are she and hers. I created the 3000 member strong Facialteam Peer group on Facebook 8

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It takes a village – FFS Support sessions are not just for patients

It takes a village – FFS Support sessions are not just for patients

December 22, 2020

The FFS support group in Marbella is moderated weekly by our staff psychologist, Marina. Although designed to bring patients together for helpful discussion, it is not just for the person having facial feminisation surgery!  The patient's companions, partners, parents, family, or friends are inevitably also experiencing their own adaptation period parallel to their loved one's gender transition.  For this reason, the support sessions welcome everyone involved in the gender exploration process. S

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You are our guiding light – Shine bright this holiday season!

You are our guiding light – Shine bright this holiday season!

December 18, 2020

From the top and bottom of our hearts, we give thanks to all our collaborators, allies, patients, professionals and staff for making our work possible for yet another year. You are all exceptionally exceptional! In this video below, you will hear from just a small sample of the people who contribute in making Facialteam, as a whole, exceptional too. Not everyone could fit in a minute-long clip, so to you who are reading this, Thank you for your part too!  Every bit counts. Facialteam Holiday Gre

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COVID-19 Advisory for patients | Facialteam

COVID-19 Advisory for patients | Facialteam

December 17, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced the coronavirus outbreak on March 12th, 2020 as a global pandemic.  This is our COVID Advisory, FACIALTEAM's periodic update on the situation as it affects our operations and patients. Statistics July - September 2020 The video below reflects Facialteam statistics from July to September 2020. https://facialteam.eu/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/safe-with-facialteam.mp4 DEC 2020 Data update: Facialteam completes the year with a 0% incidence of covid infec

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Free Makeup Advice for all gender identities – Online!

Free Makeup Advice for all gender identities – Online!

December 15, 2020

Today’s blog features Jecca Blac, who we love! Their dedication to the TGNB and gender-nonconforming community inspires us. Makeup is for anyone. That's right folxs! Anybody. It's particularly helpful to cover some of the bruising and swelling after surgery.  This gender free, vegan makeup brand began with the founder, Jessica Blackler, providing makeup lessons for trans women a few years ago, which sparked what has been built today: a company that visibilizes the grand diversity of gender ident

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Pari Roehi’s story – The boy with a girl’s shadow?

Pari Roehi’s story – The boy with a girl’s shadow?

December 11, 2020

Several years ago, Pari Roehi came to Facialteam to have a feminizing forehead reconstruction, which changed the volumes of the brow bone and shape of the eye orbits. She was overjoyed with the results, which helped her to gain the confidence she needed to work towards her full potential as a model and artist. Fast forward to 2020. With a rising career ahead of her, she had grown tired of having to photoshop scars and imperfections left from surgeries she had in her teens and twenties.  “I am co

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“I’m finally me, Jedet”

“I’m finally me, Jedet”

November 30, 2020

Jedet Sánchez, Spanish author, performing artist and LGBTQI+ activist, is living a key moment in her life now, having fulfilled her decision to undergo a facial feminization operation with Facialteam in Marbella, Spain. Why Jedet chose facial feminization In July 2020 @lajedet announced on her Instagram account that she was saying goodbye to her current appearance before undergoing the set of procedures for her case: feminization of the forehead, reduction of the jaw and chin, and an Adam’s Appl

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FFS Surgery expectations: how they affect your satisfaction with results

FFS Surgery expectations: how they affect your satisfaction with results

November 26, 2020

People tend to think that FFS surgery expectations are only related to the outcomes of surgery. Understandably, your and your family's expectations may also be related to how you think life will be different with a more feminine face. These pre-existing (sometimes unconscious) assumptions have the purpose of motivating us. They may be beneficial if the expectations of facial feminization surgery results are based on reality. However, such hopes can be misleading if unrealistic. Do I have realist

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Coping with my daughter’s FFS Surgery

Coping with my daughter’s FFS Surgery

November 19, 2020

“I don’t know where to begin when talking about my daughter’s FFS Surgery.” If you are here reading this article it is because your daughter has already told you that she wants facial gender affirming surgery (FGAS). I’m afraid my daughter's FFS Surgery will make her unrecognizable Surely the idea of ??surgery terrifies you. On top of that, you think she doesn't need it because she's already perfect just the way she is. Well, you are not the only parent of someone transitioning to say this. Nor

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Talking FFS with Family

Talking FFS with Family

November 12, 2020

You have thought a thousand times before talking FFS with family or loved ones. Yet you haven't done it yet. Talking FFS with family can be daunting Talking FFS with family can be complicated too. If we are fortunate, our family loves and protects us, meaning we try not to worry them. Surgeries are usually very scary because of the risk they represent. So the topic is often put off for later, and later, and later. We procrastinate. It doesn’t make it easier that your family tends to say well-int

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