The Jacobs Center for Cosmetic Surgery

Facetime : Our Blog

Welcome to our blog, which we affectionately call Facetime.  Here, the doctors 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.

Will CoolSculpting® Help with Weight Loss?

Precious few of us are able to build the body of a Greek god. If you’ve been able to sculpt a toned, lean physique through a healthy lifestyle and maintaining a low body fat percentage—but are still bothered by a few weak spots—nonsurgical fat reduction can be the way to finally achieve the look you […]

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How Do Chemical Peels Enhance Your Skin?

Spring is a time of new beginnings. You can finally put away the heavier layers and enjoy bright sunshine and blue skies once again. However, it’s also when seasonal allergies tend to wreak havoc on our skin while the extra sweat and humidity lead to acne breakouts and eczema flare-ups. Making a few changes to […]

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How Is Fat Grafting Used for Plastic Surgery Revision?

Even when patients work with the most highly skilled, board-certified plastic surgeon, there’s always the chance that a procedure’s ultimate results may not quite live up to their expectations. An individual’s healing ability, rest and recovery, and multiple other factors work together to determine the final outcome. Alternatively, patients’ preferences may change as they get […]

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When is Revision Rhinoplasty Surgery Necessary?

A nose job (or rhinoplasty) is used to enhance the appearance or function of the nose. Results depend on numerous factors, including health and healing ability, but skill on the part of the facial plastic surgeon is an obvious element. That’s why it’s so important to choose a reputable, board-certified facial plastic surgeon. Sometimes, however, […]

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Lip Lift vs Lip Injections: Which is the Better Choice for You?

What makes a perfect face? For years, artists and medical researchers alike have attempted to answer this question. Of course, there’s no exact formula. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and the ideals of beauty have changed with the times, with different cultures developing unique perspectives on what is desirable. That being said, […]

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