Location: Studio City, CA
Member since 4/24/2013


  • 8 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 questions

Reviews & Stories

Scary Facial Mole Removal: Not So Bad with an Incredible Dr! Santa Monica, CA

I recently had to have a very large atypical mole removed from my face. I am prone to getting these unfortunately and have been left with awful scars that have really hurt my confidence. It is only a few weeks out, and I think this one will heal well thanks to the incredible talent of my dr. The procedure itself was not too painful, and the healing process is going quite well! READ MORE

An Amazing Doctor - You're in Good Hands - Santa Monica, CA

I've been a patient of Dr. Karamanoukian since I moved to Los Angeles 4 years ago. He is extremely knowledgeable and talented in all aspects of skin health. I've had several skin concerns that he has addressed for me including mole removals, rosacea, vascular lesions, scar repair, fixing other dr's mistakes, you name it. He is very patient and takes the time to explain procedures and... READ MORE

Questions from rmb_dc

What are the long-term side effects of Mirvaso (Brimonidine) for treatment of rosacea?

A newly FDA-approved product has been proven effective for some patients for the treatment of the erythema symptoms of rocacea. However, some patients have reported rebound... READ MORE

What are the best procedures for reducing the appearance of large, prominent forehead veins due to weight loss?

I am a 40 year old active female and have recently lost weight/fat, and now my face is looking very aged beyond my years. I will be doing Ulthera to help with the sagging;... READ MORE

What is the best option with least side effects for forehead vein treatment from sclero, microph, fat transfer, fillers?

I am a 40 year old woman that now has large, prominent forehead veins. I have been told that sclerotherapy, microphlebectomy and fillers are options; however, I have also read... READ MORE

Recent comments from rmb_dc

Meant to state 'I am now treating it...'. READ COMMENT

Good morning, The procedure was paid for by my medical insurance along with my copay/coinsurance of approximately 500...so very inexpensive for a complex surgical procedure. The dr numbed the area, then very carefully excised the mole... READ COMMENT

Thank you for sharing. Now I am hesitant to try it. READ COMMENT