The impact of female hormone therapy on the male body includes the growth of breast tissue, a softening of the skin, a reduction in body hair growth, changes in fat distribution and muscle mass, changes in the genital re... More » Science Human Anatomy Glands & Hormones

Female hormone pills supplement the estrogen and progesterone vital to reproductive function, notes the Cleveland Clinic. Hormone therapy increases the amounts of estrogen and progesterone if the ovaries fail to make eno... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Men who regularly take estrogen notice that their skin becomes softer, and the amount of body hair that they have decreases. The breasts enlarge slightly, and the testes decrease in size. The size of the waist decreases,... More » Health Medications & Vitamins Vitamins & Supplements
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Taking estrogens, or feminizing hormones, affects body hair, breast development, skin, fat distribution and muscle mass, according to Transgender Care. The genitalia and prostate gland are also affected. Long-term use ma... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

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