The Jacobs Center for Cosmetic Surgery

Facetime : Our Blog

Welcome to our blog, which we affectionately call Facetime.  Here, the doctor and staff of the practice share with you information that will help you better understand surgical and non-surgical procedures, skin care products and more.  We’ll post new entries here as often as we can.  If you have an idea for a topic you would like to see covered here, please contact us.

Why You Should Combine Cosmetic Treatments with a Regular, At-Home Skin Care Routine

In-office aesthetic treatments like BOTOX® and dermal fillers can give your skin the extra touch-ups it needs to look its best, but the only way to maintain balanced, healthy, and glowing skin in the long-term is by actively taking care of it. After all, there’s no sense in having an anti-wrinkle treatment if you’re just […]


Don’t Like Your Appearance in Zoom and Skype Meetings? Cosmetic Treatments Can Boost Your Confidence

Close-up video conference calls have become an increasingly trendy tool for business meetings, social events like dinner parties, and even job interviews during the pandemic, but many people feel uneasy in front of the camera and worry about how they look to others on screen. This is partially because we’re looking at ourselves more often. […]


How Do I Choose the Right Nose Job for Me?

Planning your rhinoplasty is one of the most important steps in the nose surgery procedure, but it can seem a little overwhelming at first, particularly when it comes to choosing the shape you want. There are roughly 14 different types of noses in the world—according to some classification systems, at least—so there’s a lot of […]


What Should You Do During Recovery from a Neck Lift?

The jawline and neck area are usually where some of the most prominent telltale signs of aging are first noticeable. Younger faces are more heart-shaped, with fuller cheeks and higher cheekbones that slope down to a sharp jaw. Over time, however, we lose some of the definition in these youthful facial contours. Even if you […]


3 Ways to Be Mentally Prepared for Your Facelift

Before and after having any type of major surgery that changes one’s appearance for good—even elective plastic surgery—it’s typical for patients to go through some emotional ups and downs. You may experience a rollercoaster of emotions, including feelings of uncertainty, confusion, anxiety, and even regret. On other days, you might feel excitement, joy, and even […]