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Raffy Karamanoukian, MD
 Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
1301 20th Street,
Suite 240
Santa Monica, California
United States
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Kare Plastic surgery & Skin Health Clinic
Treatments offered by: Raffy Karamanoukian, MD
558 answers posted (links to Q&A shown below)
Accutane ( 9 ) Fraxel ( 1 ) Obagi Blue Peel ( 3 )
Acne ( 8 ) Fraxel Otoplasty ( 5 )
Acne scars ( 9 ) Ganglion cyst ( 4 ) Permanent Makeup ( 3 )
Arm Lift ( 3 ) Gynecomastia Surgery ( 16 ) Port Wine Stain
Basal cell carcinoma ( 7 ) Hair Removal ( 2 ) Proactiv
Blepharoplasty ( 9 ) Hair Transplant ( 3 ) Pseudofolliculitis Barbae ( 2 )
Body Lift Hands ( 2 ) Psoriasis
Botox ( 20 ) Hemangioma ( 5 ) Radiesse ( 5 )
Breast Implants ( 21 ) Hydrafacial ( 2 ) Restylane ( 7 )
Breast Lift ( 6 ) Hyperhidrosis ( 12 ) Rhinoplasty ( 16 )
Breast reconstruction ( 2 ) IPL ( 7 ) Rosacea ( 1 )
Breast reduction ( 14 ) Juvederm ( 12 ) Scar Revision ( 16 )
Brow Lift ( 2 ) Keloids ( 25 ) Sclerotherapy ( 6 )
Butt Augmentation Labiaplasty ( 5 ) Septoplasty ( 2 )
Carpal Tunnel Surgery Laser Hair Removal ( 14 ) Silicone Injections ( 4 )
Cherry Angioma ( 6 ) Laser Liposuction ( 1 ) Skin Tags ( 4 )
Chin Implant ( 2 ) Latisse ( 11 ) Spider veins ( 10 )
Collagen Injections ( 1 ) Lifestyle Lift Squamous cell carcinoma ( 4 )
Cosmelan ( 2 ) Lip Augmentation ( 3 ) Sunscreen
Decolletage Lipoma ( 23 ) Tattoo Removal ( 1 )
Dysport ( 3 ) Liposuction ( 16 ) Thermage
Eczema ( 2 ) Melanoma ( 7 ) Thigh Lift ( 1 )
EVLT Laser Vein ( 27 ) Melasma ( 2 ) Tummy Tuck ( 9 )
Eyelid Lift ( 3 ) Microdermabrasion ( 12 ) Ultrasound Liposuction ( 2 )
Face Lift ( 5 ) Neck Lift ( 1 ) Varicose Veins ( 28 )
Facial Fillers ( 8 ) Neck Skin ( 1 ) Vitiligo
Fat Injections ( 2 ) Obagi ( 14 ) VNUS Closure ( 10 )
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Q:Can I switch from my Shiseido to Melarase for my dark spots?
A: Melarase creams are compatible with other types of skincare, including the Shiseido line of products. Raffy Karamanoukian Los Angeles
 
Q:Miradry for hyperhidrosis?
A: Miradry is a lasting solution for axillary hyperhidrosis and I would recommend the treatment for those who have excessive sweating on the armpits. Raffy Karamanoukian Los Angeles
 
Q:Brazilian Cellulite Treatment for cellulite?
A: The Brazilian Cellulite cream can be used to treat cellulite on the hips, thighs, and buttocks. I demonstrated the procedure on the television show, The Doctors and have seen great longterm results.
 
Q:Can I use the Melarase cream for my dark scars on my legs?
A: Melarase AM and Melarase PM work well to treat skin discoloration and can be used to treat dark spots on the legs from insect bites or folliculitis.
 
Q:Melarase for daily skincare
A: Melarase AM contains skin moisturizers and sunblock and can be used as a daily regimen for the face. I typically recommend the creams for patients who are apt to develop sun spots and discoloration on the skin.
 
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Education:UCLA School of Medicine UCLA College of Letters & Science
Aesthetic medicine experience:9 years (post-medical training)
Hospital affiliations:St. John's Hospital Santa Monica
Medical or professional license:CA
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Location:St. John's Hospital Santa Monica
1301 20th Street,
Suite 240
Santa Monica, California
Articles by  Raffy Karamanoukian, MD