Page said of his plastic surgery: “I want people to know that not only But it changed life for me, I believe it saved lives and was the case for many. “
When Winfrey asked what made him “Happiest” ever since the change, the actor became emotional and said the little things made him the happiest.
“It you know, get out of the shower and the towel around your waist, you’re looking at yourself in the mirror and it’s like,” I’m there, “he said.
“And I didn̵7;t have a moment when I panicked … it could touch my chest and feel comfortable in my body maybe for the first time.”
“This is incredibly new,” he added, “I felt like I wasn’t myself since I was 10.”
In March, he became the first transgender man to ever appear on the cover of Time magazine.
His interview with Winfrey aired in full on Friday amid a record-breaking year for legislation against transgender people in the United States, according to advocacy groups.
“The reality of healthcare is that it has support from medical institutions and it can save lives,” Page said, talking about some of the costs on offer.
“Children will die,” he added. “And it’s really easy.”