Dr. Tina Alster

Founded by renowned dermatologic surgeon Tina Alster, MD in 1990, the Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery was the first private practice in the world exclusively dedicated to the...
Grazie mille to Joe Farruggio, Matteo Russoniello and the stellar culinary team at il Canale! (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Jennifer Romm, Edwin Neill III, Ada Polla and David Rothman Sunday...
(Photo by: Judith Beermann) A donkey in Kitty Kelley's garden To all the contributors, partners and, most of all, you, the readers of The Georgetown Dish, THANK YOU! We're starting our...
More exciting than my favorite over-priced luxury items, these well-designed tools perform actual functions. As friends will attest, I spend an inordinate amount of time and energy in...
(Photo by: Judith Beermann) Dr. T and Ada Polla with Nicole Smms Pretty in Dior Pink, Dr. Tina Alster (Dr. T) invited over a hundred of her chicest friends to the Dior boutique in Chevy Chase...
(Photo by: Judith Beermann) Dr. Kazin, Dr. Alster and Dr. Tanzi in W Chevy Chase “We were bumping elbows and running out of space,” says Dr. Tina Alster about the K Street offices of the...
Last week I attempted to convince you that "D.C. style" is not an oxymoron by highlighting what makes D.C. unique -- a true world capital, cosmopolitan, stylish, and fashion-forward. In...
Over the years, many of my colleagues have observed me checking into hotels with only my rollaboard and purse for weeklong meetings. Some of them have even followed me to my hotel room to see me...
To a standing-room only crowd, Simon Jacobsen presented a stunning pictorial retrospective of  Jacobsen Architecture, the internationally renowned architectural firm.  Started by  his...
The best presents keep on giving long after they’ve been unwrapped. SKIN IS IN's easy-to-use skincare kits do just that by caring for one's skin while also caring about those less...