It was these huge painful, throbbing bumps that would never go away. I knew it was related to dihydrotestosterone (DHT).Too much in your system can cause hair loss, which I had a lot of, acne, and all sorts of other issues. When I was in highschool I started getting this big bald spot on the back of my head which people commented on. But, I still had the hair loss in this area [temples].For my acne, I tried topical products, but they didn't seem to work since the source of the issue was hormonal.So, I started looking into natural products to not only help with the acne, but perhaps increase my estrogen levels as well.I am a big supporter of alternative medicine, but you have to be careful.There were a few I looked into, and found the most useful ones to be Red Clover, Saw Palmetto, and Vitex.You can look them up on your own if you're interested.But, it was the Red Clover specifically that started to get rid of the acne, and perhaps boosted the estrogen levels by a little bit.
I started antiandrogens in May 2011, and estradiol in September 2011.—Chapters— - Antiandrogens - Female Hormones - Physical Changes - Emotional Changes - Sexual Changes—Related Videos—► My Transition Story - https:// It was a bit awkward talking about the sexual things in this video, and I made some bad jokes, yet funny in my eyes.
v=fbv P4Tea_j AStarting hormones to finally transition to the female I have always been was one of the best things in my life!
I still had no shame discussing these things as it was an important change I experienced when taking hormones. In this video I will be discussing how I began taking hormones and how they physically, emotionally, and sexually changed me from male to female.
After probably three months, the acne came back, and it really started to upset me.
Many of these changes take a long time to fully develop, but some can be noticed almost right away. I actually kinda fooled the system in getting them prescribed.I had severe cystic acne all across my forehead, upper lip and chin area.