Is my face too masculine?
Doctor Answers 1
Thank you for your question Alexandra. Looking feminine encompasses a number of things. Facial features and structure are one component, but skin care, feminine dress, makeup, mannerisms, confidence, etc all play a role.
Your face is quite feminine, so I would start by simply building your confidence whether that is by choosing different people to spend time with or otherwise. Aside from this, I would encourage you to highlight your eyes with some makeup. Your eyes are a very feminine feature of your face, so play that up as much as your can.
As far as surgery goes, the main thing I see is that my eye is drawn to the lower third of your face. I can't tell exactly from one photo, but I think mandible (jaw) contouring to reduce the height and width of your jaw as well as a filler such as Juvederm in your lips would reduce some of the subtle masculine features you are referring to.
Best of luck to you,
Sarah Saxon, MD
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