Binding, Packing, Tucking, and Padding

This webpage contains an overview of some do-it-yourself (or non-surgical) options for altering your gender expression.

Binding

Binding involves wearing tight clothing, bandages, or compression garments to flatten out your chest.

Packing

Packing is a term some people use to describe having a non-flesh penis (sometimes referred to as a packer or a prosthetic penis).

Tucking

Tucking refers to the practice of hiding the penis* and testicles so they are not visible in tight clothing.

Padding

Padding refers to the use of undergarments, breast forms, and foam to create the appearance of larger breasts, hips, and buttocks.