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Properly Vetting Your Cosmetic Doctor

When it comes to cosmetic enhancement, the doctor you choose matters. It can be the difference between stunning, natural looking results you love and a fake-looking, frozen face. Don’t trust your looks to just anyone. Choosing a Great Cosmetic Doctor How do you choose a doctor for your cosmetic needs? Here are some things to […]

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Dr. Anterasian was Featured on eHealth Radio!

Dr. George Anterasian, one of two board certified physicians at the Santa Monica Laser & Skin Care Center in Santa Monica, California joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Channel to talk about rejuvenating your face without surgery. Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. George Anterasian discuss the following: Duration: 11:18

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Fraxel and Me: Why Fraxel Should Be the Next Step in Your Skincare Routine

With so many skincare options (Botox, lasers, fillers, chemical peels, platelet rich plasma, etc.), it can be difficult for someone to know which treatment would be best. We would love to give you personalized recommendations for your skin (call us and schedule an appointment), but for many patients, the Fraxel laser is a great next […]

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Look Like a Celebrity: Minimally Invasive Treatments Stars Love

How does your favorite celebrity stay young and beautiful? Many stars turn to minimally invasive cosmetic treatments to keep up their gorgeous looks. Which treatments are celebrity favorites? Let’s take a look. Gwyneth Paltrow: Lasers and Fillers Gwyneth Paltrow is suspected of using dermal fillers and laser treatments to maintain her appearance as she gets […]

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What is Restylane Silk?

Are your lips kissably plump? As the body ages the lips get thinner and lose volume. Dermal fillers are an excellent option for restoring that volume and getting the plump back in your pout. While many dermal fillers can be used on and around the lips, one filler is specifically designed just for this purpose: […]

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A New Leader in Dermal Fillers: Why Belotero’s the Hot New Choice

Have you tried Belotero? This dermal filler might be one of the newer choices on the market, but there’s a reason why it’s quickly skyrocketing in popularity. Belotero has a few unique benefits that our patients love. Let’s take a look at this up and coming filler option. If you’re ready to experience the benefits […]

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Pampering Mom this Month

Mother’s Day may have already passed, but if you are still looking for a way to pamper mom this month, there are ways to make Mom as beautiful on the outside as she is on the inside. Send Mom to us for a non-invasive cosmetic treatment and leave her feeling lovely. Flowers fade, but this […]

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Frequently Asked Questions: Injectables

What are injectables? Injectables are liquids and gels that are placed into the skin to achieve a desired result.  Commonly used injectables are Botox and dermal fillers like Juvederm and Restylane.  Injectables also include medications that can be placed into the skin to treat various medical conditions.   What is the difference between Botox and […]

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What Facial Is Right for My Skin Type?

Think facials are just for pampering? Think again. Facials can dramatically improve the overall health and appearance of your skin. They increase blood flow and circulation, remove dead skin cells, hydrate the skin and unclog pores. Facials can help prevent those breakouts and can leave your skin bright and radiant. If you haven’t had a […]

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Sunscreen 101

Summer is coming and that means fun in the sun: trips to the beach, time by the pool, and playing in the outdoors. Is your sunscreen ready? This simple guide will help you master the sunscreen basics for better sun protection this summer and beyond. Brush up on your sunscreen skills; your skin will thank […]

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Dermal Fillers and Your Career

What’s your secret to career success? Hard work? Company loyalty? Maybe it’s time to give dermal fillers a try. Like it or not, the way you look has a big impact on your career. Dermal fillers can help you look your best. Looks and Career: What’s the Link? Time and time again, studies prove that […]

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Are You Summer Ready?

Spring has sprung and summer’s on its way. Is your body ready for summer? For a gorgeous summer body, now is the time to take action. Call us at 310-829-9396 to schedule your appointment. Summer beauty awaits! Spring is the perfect time to prepare for summer. What procedures should you start now to achieve the […]

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How Young Can I Start Getting Botox?

Don’t wait until your 40s or 50s to start Botox. Started early, this anti-aging treatment can dramatically reduce the signs of aging even before they start. Come in and ask if you’re ready for Botox. Get an Early Start on Wrinkle Prevention Botox works by relaxing the muscles that cause wrinkling. Over time, the repeated […]

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What Do You Know About the History of Botox?

Since 2002, Botox has been the beauty secret of celebrities, politicians and that stunning middle-aged mom down the street. This cosmetic treatment is quick and easy with impressive results. We all know Botox works, but what do you know about its history? Although this isn’t a topic you’re likely to find in a history textbook, […]

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March/April 2015 Newsletter

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The Other Uses of Botox

You love Botox for its superb wrinkle-fighting abilities, but that’s not all this treatment can do. Aside from its cosmetic uses, it is also used as a treatment for a variety of medical issues. Let’s take a look. Chronic Migraine As migraine sufferers know, a migraine is miserable. Treatments are often ineffective and the side […]

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The Do’s and Don’ts of a Successful Botox Treatment

Many patients ask, “What are some steps to take to ensure my Botox injections are successful?” When you come into the Santa Monica Laser and Skin Care Center for Botox, don’t worry about anything; we’ll take care of it all. Both Dr. Amerian and Dr. Anterasian are highly skilled Botox injectors. Here are some tips […]

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Injectables with Mary Lee Amerian & George Anterasian

Dr. Mary Lee Amerian and Dr. George Anterasian are expert injectors. They’ve created this visual infographic to help explain a little about inectables and let people know a little bit about their work and the results their patients have seen. If you’re considering injectables or dermal fillers like Botox, Juvederm, or Voluma, check out this infographic […]

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After Injectables: What Should I Expect After Juvederm and Juvederm Voluma Treatment?

Have you tried Juvederm? Year after year, injectable treatments top the list of most popular cosmetic treatments. Injectable treatments are quick, easy and yield stunning results. If you haven’t yet tried Juvederm and Juvederm Voluma, you’re missing out. Call us today at 310-829-9396 to schedule your appointment with Dr. Amerian and Dr. Anterasian. One of […]

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Red Carpet Beauty Trends

What’s your favorite part of the Academy Awards? We love watching celebrities make their way down the red carpet and spotting beauty trends. Here are our trend predictions for this year. Watch the Oscars and see if we’re right! Gorgeous Skin Whether perfectly glowing or perfectly matte, we’re certain you won’t see any blemishes at […]

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Rejuvenating Treatments + Amazing Specials = A Very Happy Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, show yourself some love by indulging in a much-needed rejuvenating treatment from Santa Monica Laser and Skin Care Center. Call us today at 310-829-9396 to schedule your appointment. Don’t delay; right now we have special package deals on many of our rejuvenating packages so you can save a bundle while looking like […]

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What Can the Fraxel Laser Do For Me?

What is the Fraxel Laser? Fraxel lasers are a type of fractional resurfacing treatment. The lasers deliver microscopic laser spots to the skin while leaving the surrounding areas untouched. After treatment, the skin jumps into action, growing new collagen, creating new cells and regenerating itself for smoother, refreshed skin. Endless Possibilities with the Fraxel Laser […]

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What Can I Expect After Getting Dermal Fillers?

Have you taken the dermal filler plunge? This non-surgical procedure is one of the quickest and easiest ways to give yourself a rejuvenating boost. We’ve found that once patients try fillers, they almost always come back for more. But, before that first treatment, it’s likely that you have questions about what to expect. Here’s what […]

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Dermal Fillers Compared: A Quick Look at the Most Popular Options

One of the quickest and easiest ways to give your face an anti-aging beauty boost is with dermal fillers. These injectable treatments can erase wrinkles, fill in scars, and plump up and reshape the face. With a few carefully placed injections, dermal fillers can even provide a non-surgical “liquid facelift.” There are many different types […]

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What are Dermal Fillers?

Has your face lost its youthful radiance? Aging is a part of life, but with the right help, you don’t have to look your age. Dermal fillers can help you stay young and beautiful in your 30s, 40s, 50s and beyond. Have you given them a try? Call our offices at 310-829-9396 to schedule an […]

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January/February 2015 Newsletter

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Dr. Amerian Selected as a 2015 SuperDoctor

We are proud to announce that Dr. Amerian has been honored by selection to Southern California SuperDoctors. Dr. Amerian has received this distinction every year, for seven consecutive years, since 2009.   Selection as a SuperDoctor is made based upon the recommendations of practicing physicians and other medical professionals who are asked to choose the […]

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Sunscreens

Although sunscreens are important throughout the year, they are especially important during the summer months. The sun is much stronger during the summer months than it is at other times of the year. For this reason, skin that is unprotected will get injured or burned much more quickly during the summer months. To encourage the […]

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Newsletter: July/August 2014

  Our Summer 2014 Facial Rejuvenation Special Offer To mark the start of summer, our office is offering an exceptional facial rejuvenation package. We invite any of our patients who would like to look younger and more refreshed to take advantage of this special opportunity.     The package begins with a patient selecting which […]

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Advice on Dry or Sensitive skin

Dry skin in the fall or winter is a common problem. There are some steps you can take to get your skin into shape after the summer sun and water exposure have depleted precious moisture and nutrients.   Dermatologists fall and winter mantra is “moisturize, moisturize, moisturize”. Here are a few helpful tips to make […]

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