FAQ ABOUT VOCAL THERAPY IN VOICE FEMINIZATION SURGERY

  • Your voice will be beautiful and will remain stereotypically feminine, as long as the rest days are respected, perform what is requested and carry out the speech therapy as described by the vocal therapist.

  • Vocal therapy exercises will be carried out, so that you can always remain stereotypically feminine, at any time of the day; even if the physiological system of coughing, laughter, crying and sneezing is carried out.

  • Do not scream in the first months, since there is a lot of effort and tension in the larynx, which may harm the surgery. The scream will be made, only and exclusively, in a situation that can not be avoided and until 6 months – 1 year can not be shouted. In vocal therapy will be taught to scream with techniques, so as not to damage the glottis.

  • You can eat everything, but avoid acids, sweet and salty; As it can affect the vocal cords and can irritate the larynx, producing phlegm, burning, dryness in the vocal cords.

  • You must perform the exercises that are sent home, as it will help you evolve and develop voice feminization therapy as quickly as possible. It is recommended 5-10 minutes a day.

  • Once it is operated, stop pretending the voice and after speech therapy it will not pretend to speak again, because it will be taught to have a high larynx and active musculature, without presenting voice problems, abuse or misuses of voice.

  • You can do everything normally after 3 months of surgery. After surgery, vocal rest and voice treatment until the third month, it should be controlled, although in speech therapy guidelines will be given so that it is done without harming.

  • The vocal gesture will be modified and the new vocal gesture will be implanted to produce stereotypically feminine speech. The old one will be lost, and it will be reduced little by little until it disappears.

  • The treatment of speech therapy, are 10 sessions minimum after surgery, to maintain, stay the tone and modify the vocal gesture, up to 3 months in which we will see reliable results, lasting up to 6 months depending on whether the girl, the doctor and the speech therapist they deem it opportune to raise some more hertz or continue defining more specifically the feminine tone.

  • Speech therapy is recommended so that the voice always remains stereotypically feminine, it helps to change the vocal gesture, incorporating into speech a resonance, articulation, melody, kinesthetic and a totally feminine vocabulary. With speech therapy, the sharp voice and physiological reactions of the body will be strengthened.

  • Because they are different aspects that bring the bright, the color and the feminine timbre that the girl is looking for. The melody is the combination of changes and maintenance of tone within a phrase. We work on the flexibility of the larynx.

  • After the 15 days of rest you can continue with your normal life, although we must control the weights that are caught and the physical activity of the gym.

  • Because the water hydrates and lubricates the vocal cords and the mucous of the vocal folds.

  • You will begin to hear your high tone starting a month and a half after the surgery. Normally, the girl finds it difficult to get used to her new timbre and can take up to two months to perceive her sharp tone.

  • The surgery will change the anatomy so that the tone can be emitted acute, for that reason its objective is to overcome the tone of the limit of the feminine rank; then with speech therapy you can upload hertz helping us with the different characteristics that bring the female voice.

  • It is recommended not to sing until the speech therapist begins to perform it in seepch therapy with the appropriate vocal technique. From the third month, you can sing normally.

  • The voice will be totally feminine without pretending at any time, you can talk on the phone normally, order a size in a store, or anything else.