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.

The Little Detail with a Big Impact on Blepharoplasty: Canthopexy

Though a lower-lid blepharoplasty is intended to improve the look of the area beneath the eye by eliminating sagging tissue and removing or redistributing fat that has fallen, the procedure has historically caused a new problem known as ectropion an estimated 30 percent of the time. This condition involves the lower eyelid turning outward and […]


Care For Your Skin, Plastic Surgery or Not

As a triple board-certified facial cosmetic surgeon offering plastic surgery in the San Francisco Bay Area, Dr. Stanley Jacobs regularly sees patients who want his help in reversing the effects of sun damage, from slight spots and fine lines to large-scale sagging due to ultraviolet radiation breaking down collagen, elastin, and more in the skin. […]


Does Your Plastic Surgeon Create Natural-Looking Results?

Choosing the right plastic surgeon in the San Francisco Bay Area is an important part of any patient’s aesthetic journey. While working with a surgeon who has the proper education, training, experience, and talent is obviously paramount, patients who research their options and find someone they connect and feel comfortable with will find that they […]


Dr. Jacobs is a finalist for Best Cosmetic Surgeon in the PD’s Annual Best of Sonoma County Awards

Dr. Jacobs is thrilled to have been chosen as a finalist for Best Cosmetic Surgeon in the Press Democrat’s annual Best of Sonoma County Awards for 2016 – for the second year in a row! Dr. Jacobs’ selection as a finalist is in no small part the result of the support of his patients who nominated […]


Something to Smile About: Upper Lip Lifts

Dermal fillers get a lot of attention, and for good reason: the volume-adding injectables are ideal for patients who want to make some cosmetic changes to their face, but aren’t quite ready yet for surgery. Fillers are not, however, ideal for creating a fuller, more youthful smile by plumping up a thin upper lip. A […]