Our Spa Team in McLean
We are a talented, caring, hard-working group with diverse life experiences and a singular purpose: To help you look and feel beautiful. Now, let’s meet our amazing team of estheticians, nail, and skin therapists at the Dolce Vita Spa in McLean.
Eric Khairalla M.D.
Dr. Eric Khairalla is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with a special interest in cosmetic surgery. He has received extensive training in both the United States and Canada and completed two extra fellowships in cosmetic surgery after his residency; including one at Georgetown University Medical Center. Dr. Eric has been in private practice for more than 15 years and is licensed in MD, DC, and VA. He has also served as a Medical Spa Director in Northern Virginia for the past three years. He has received multiple awards including American’s Top Plastic Surgeons by Consumers Research Council of America, Regional Top Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical, and People’s Choice Award. Dr. Khairalla takes great pride in his consistent results, individual care, and attention to detail, and stays abreast on the latest developments in his specialty.
With over ten years of experience, Betty is an established esthetician focused on helping clients feel beautiful and confident. Her wide range of expertise includes customized anti-aging and acne treatment programs, Microdermabrasion, Dermatude (microneedling), Microcurrent, chemical peels, laser hair removal, eyelash & eyebrow tinting, and of course waxing. Besides her time at Dolce Vita, Betty has experience at 5-Star hotels in Miami including The St. Regis and the Fairmont TurnBerry. The Washingtonian Magazine recognized Betty’s award-winning Signature Facial saying her, “Healing touch, perfect for the generous face, scalp, arm, and neck message she includes.” Betty is results driven, she continuously works to surpass your expectations and she is genuinely dedicated to each and every one of your needs.
Yvette Zarookian is a Master Esthetician with over 21 years of experience serving her clients in the McLean and Tysons Corner area. Yvette specializes in performing hands-on skin care treatments of all types as well as brow shaping, face and body waxing, Microdermabrasion, eyelash & eyebrow tinting, and body treatments. She has worked at both the Estee Lauder Spa and the Saks Fifth Avenue Salon and Spa, and in January 2011 Yvette was featured in Washingtonian Magazine as “Best Esthetician in Tysons, McLean, and Vienna.” For the past 17 years Yvette has earned the Super Star Award winner from Estée Lauder and from Saks Fifth Avenue. “I get goose bumps when my clients tell me they’ve traveled the world over and never found anyone who can make them look and feel so good.”
Cyndy has over 10,000 hours of experience in massage therapy and is fully certified in every modality of massage we offer. She has special techniques for those who are pregnant, in chemotherapy, or with breast procedures. Cyndy serves people with neck, shoulder, and wrist injuries, so common among computer users. She also works with athletes in both pre- and post-event therapy. In addition to massage, Cyndy is certified in Dry Cupping Therapy to enhance circulation and relieve pain—especially that caused by repetitive motion. Dry Cupping may be experienced alone or in combination with massage. Cyndy graduated from Palm Beach State College in 2002. She has been a massage trainer and lead therapist for several major companies. “I believe in continuing education because the massage therapy field is always evolving and providing new opportunities to serve my clients.” Cyndy is a Falls Church, VA native and is married with one child.
Makeup Specialist, Esthetician, and Beauty Advisor
Rania has more than 10 years of experience in skin care. After graduating from Esthetic School in Lebanon she worked at one of the top salons in Beirut. She specializes in semi-permanent make-up, eyelash extensions and make-up artistry and has worked with iconic figures, actors, singers and models. Rania’s journey ultimately led her to Northern Virginia where she worked at The Salon and Spa at Saks Fifth Avenue as well as Red Door Spa, by Elizabeth Arden before joining the Dolce Vita team. Rania offers the ultimate quality and technique in permanent make up, micro-blading, and color correction for a pain-free natural look. Her eyelash extensions application is simply flawless. She possesses a remarkable eye for detail in bridal makeup, achieving unforgettable beauty and everlasting memories. Rania has built outstanding skills and provides only the most advanced noninvasive skin rejuvenation treatments including Dermatude and Microcurrent. “I love making my clients look flawless yet feel comfortable, confident, and gorgeous.”