Expert Staff: Our results driven staff members include some of the most experienced professionals in the field. Our continuous training and education on the latest technology, products, techniques and safety protocols gives us the expertise in this continuously developing field of aesthetic practices. Our advanced education allows us to provide our clients with the most effective procedures and sets us apart from the rest of our competitors.
Dr. Lad Rubaum is an ENT / Facial Plastic Surgeon / Laser Surgeon with over 30 years experience in the cosmetic field. A USC graduate, Dr. Rubaum has held fellowships with American Academy of Facial Plastic and Resconstructive Surgery, American Skin Cancer Foundation, American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology, and American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Rubaum is also certified in Laser therapies and served in the United States Coast Guard. He has an active part of every treatment performed at the Laser Image Company.
John Santoliquido (Operations Manager and Laser Specialist), gained his laser knowledge and experience working in the operating room and with top plastic surgeons. He has been in the cosmetic laser business since its inception in 1998 and continues to work with many top physicians and hospitals like Shriners Hospital for Children.
Charlotta Pettersson (Marketing Manager and Medical Aesthetician), has been in beauty industry since 2002. She is internationally trained at the School for Estheticians and Cosmetologists in Stockholm, Sweden and has a masters in fashion, print and beauty makeup. Her experience working with top plastic surgeons has led to the creation of new advanced skin and body treatments.
Kristen Terry (Medspa Manager), has over 15 years of management experience in the beauty industry. She began her career while she was still in high school at a medspa in her hometown of Atlanta, Ga. Kristen relocated to Los Angeles in 2015 to share her Southern hospitality and charm with the West coast’s spa industry. She is passionate about making each patient’s experience a positive one and treating everyone like a VIP. In addition to her daily crusade of making people smile, she also enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Sukari Rodgers (RN), is experienced in various lasers and other cosmetic procedures. Originally from Indiana, Sukari earned her nursing degree in Texas before moving out to Redondo Beach as a travel nurse. She enjoys working in the cosmetic and optimal-aging field. In her free time she enjoys school , reading, running, yoga, spinning, and pretty much anything else that keeps her active.
Kate Fisher (Cosmetic Injectable Specialist) Kate started her career as an Aesthetician 13 years ago with a love for everything beauty and cosmetic. She continued her studies as an enrolled nurse 4 years ago in Sydney Australia. Her skill set is comprised of a thorough knowledge of facial anatomy and the physiology of the skin and underlying tissue.
Kate has experience with many lasers and injectables and will use her extensive knowledge to create a specialized treatment program for each individuals concerns. With her eye for detail, sensitive and respectful communication, and caring behavior your outcome will be what you were looking for.
Claire Thompson RN BSN (Cosmetic Laser Specialist) Claire started her career in the aesthetic industry as an aesthetician focusing on skin health. With her love for the creative arts and sculpting she decided to pursue her passion in the aesthetic field. Claire enhanced her education with a nursing degree from SanDiego State for years ago and performs laser and injectable services with an eye for beauty and detail.
Kristen Hague (Patient Liaison), has worked in the cosmetic field in sunny Florida before southern California. This world traveler is knowledgeable on all the services we offer and will always greet you with a smile.
Danielle Paulson (Lead Esthetician & Skin Care Specialist) has over 25 years experience in the industry. Her love of anything “skin” related started in high school, blending her own masks and creams using herbs and aromatherapy. She has worked for several cosmetic companies including: Chanel, Lancôme, Estee Lauder and Aveda. She is highly experienced in customizing facial treatment plans, peels, and body treatments. Danielle has a deep caring and commitment to all her clients and is always available for consults or concerns. She continues and enjoys keeping up with all the new and advanced training available. She is a self proclaimed ingredient junky. She feels truly blessed to be able to help people and do what she loves… SKIN!
Claudia Cunningham (Skin Care Specialist) originally from Brazil, gave up a career as a flight attendant over 20 years ago to pursue her passion in skincare. With a special touch and expertise in advanced products you will be pampered and your skin will get the attention it needs to regain that youthful glow.
Susan Dessaint (Medical Esthetician/Electrologist) Her expertise is based on over 15 years in the industry and her extensive training for the world renown electrologist Lucy Peters, Int’l.. Susan takes pride in providing each of her clients a unique experience tailored specifically to his or her own individual needs.