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.

CoolSculpting® vs. Liposuction: Two Fat-Reducing Options

The Jacobs Center for Plastic Surgery recently added a new treatment to its menu of services: CoolSculpting®. San Francisco Bay Area residents now have the option to come to Dr. Stanley Jacobs and Dr. Eric Culbertson for either surgical or nonsurgical fat reduction. How to choose which is best for you? The decision is a […]

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Dr. Jacobs is Back from Germany!

In mid-September, Dr. Stanley Jacobs traveled to Germany not to sightsee, but to present a paper based on his original research at the annual conference of the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery. Held in Regensburg, Germany, from Sept. 12 to 15, the conference welcomed facial plastic surgery specialists from all over the globe to […]

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The Most Popular Procedures in the West

Though the American Society of Plastic Surgeons releases its annual cosmetic trends survey results early each year, the organization continues to comb through the data to present more detailed information in the months that follow. More recently, the ASPS published a series of more focused demographic details, revealing how procedures break down by age group, […]

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Do You Trust Your Phone?

How reliable is your view of yourself? The question is worth considering in day-to-day life, but is especially important for anyone considering a cosmetic procedure, such as nose surgery at San Francisco’s The Jacobs Center for Cosmetic Surgery. While most people likely have a good general idea of their own appearance, one strategy used to […]

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How Are Liposuction and Fat Transfer Related?

Patients seeking liposuction in the San Francisco Bay Area typically want to make specific areas of their body smaller by removing fat cells. Some of these patients are happy to end the procedure there, but others turn their eyes to a different feature and want to continue to shape their contours by adding volume to […]

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