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.

Discover the Most Popular Body and Facial Cosmetic Surgeries of 2018

There are many ways to look back and measure a year: political events, seasonal shifts, popular movies, or personal milestones. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons does it by publishing an annual report on cosmetic surgery trends, examining the most popular treatments at practices around the United States by determining the number of times they […]

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Get a Copy of Dr. Stanley Jacobs’ New Book: Nefertiti’s Secret!

Noted San Francisco Bay Area plastic surgeon Dr. Stanley Jacobs—triple board certified and sought after nationally for his experience and results—is proud to announce that his book, Nefertiti’s Secret is now available. The result of eight years of intense study into ancient beauty practices and modern, cutting-edge medicine, Nefertiti’s Secret is both an exploration of […]

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The Shape of It: Implant Options for Breast Augmentation

There is no “one way” to perform breast augmentation surgery. San Francisco Bay Area plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Culbertson emphasizes to women looking to add volume to their breasts that each procedure is as unique as the patient. Variables to consider range from size of the implants to their filling (saline or silicone) to their […]

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Dr. Jacobs Helps Students Explore Possible Futures in the Medical Profession

On Jan. 11, 2019, Dr. Stanley Jacobs introduced scores of Bay area high school students to the world of surgery—a possible career path—at the Mi Futuro Youth Healthcare Symposium, held at Sonoma State University. This daylong event, the fourth annual, brought more than 400 students from 22 high schools together to learn from local professionals […]

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The Elements of Healthy Skin

Firm, elastic skin is a key factor in looking young, from maintaining an unlined, youthful face to keeping body features—such as the breasts—from sagging. Many unwanted cosmetic changes addressed by procedures, such as facelift surgery at the San Francisco-based Jacobs Center for Cosmetic Surgery, are due to skin beginning to show the effects of aging. […]

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