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.

Winter is the Time for Publications at The Jacobs Center

The team at The Jacobs Center for Cosmetic Surgery is ending one year and starting the next with a flurry of announcements and publication activity! The first exciting news to share: Plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Culbertson passed his board exams and is now proud to say that he is officially certified by the American Board […]

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What Exactly Is a Mommy Makeover?

You may have heard the term Mommy Makeover and wondered what it is: A pampering spa day for new mothers? A line of makeup for women with children? Actually, it isn’t just one thing at all. A Mommy Makeover, Bay Area plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Culbertson explains, is the term for a combination of cosmetic […]

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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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