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.

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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BOTOX® Leads Cosmetic Treatments Overall

Dr. Stanley Jacobs’ Facetime Blog recently explored the surgical side of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons annual survey, noting the overall popularity of breast augmentation in 2017. The survey also explored nonsurgical treatments, which came in at even greater numbers when compared to surgical options. In first place, as usual, was botulinum toxin type […]

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