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.

4 Signs That You May Need a Breast Lift

The size, shape, and color of breasts varies among women, who should known that differences are completely normal. Consisting of a framework of fat cells, glandular tissue, and ligaments, the breasts will continue to change in terms of appearance and feel throughout a woman’s lifetime. Very few people have breasts that are considered ideal in […]


How Cosmetic Surgery Can Give You More Shapely Lips

If lip-plumping lipsticks, liners, and glosses don’t seem to be delivering the full, luscious appearance you’re after, you might have better luck with a cosmetic treatment to physically alter their shape and size in a more noticeable way. First, it’s important to remember that not all lip treatments work the same way. Some merely add […]


Why Now is a Great Time for Fat Grafting and Other Cosmetic Procedures

In a phenomenon aptly named the “Zoom Boom,” an increasing number of patients seem to be choosing fat grafting in San Francisco, other tech-focused areas, and beyond. Other popular procedures also focus on the face and upper body, such as facelifts, fillers, and breast augmentation. Since many of us are spending more time in virtual […]


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 […]


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 […]