Since we launched our brand in New Zealand in 1994 with the very first clinic opening (under the brand name Caci), we have continued to grow, and to reach new successes.

We are very proud of everything we have achieved so far in our journey. Learn more about the major milestones in our company's history below.

First clinic opened in Auckland, New Zealand.

First franchised clinic opens.

Launches laser hair removal -  one of the first clinics in the world to offer this treatment.

laser hair removal

Clinics start offering Botox and Dermal Filler treatments

Laser skin treatments are introduced.

Specialist appearance medicine nurses are introduced.

The Clinical Advisory Board is established. 

National Training Academy is established in Auckland, NZ

caci training

The first treatment plan is introduced – clients can now commit to a schedule of treatments, and pay in regular instalments.

Fractional CO2 Laser technology is launched.

Named Franchisor of the Year at the Franchise Association of New Zealand Awards

Highly commended at the Franchise Association of New Zealand Awards

franchise awards

The Confidence Project is launched, enabling us to identify projects in our community help empower women.

A formal board is developed to drive international expansion.

Founder, Jackie Smith, is a finalist at the New Zealand Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and Next Woman of the Year.

Our own skincare is launched, a range of products that perfectly complement our clinic treatments.

A big night at the Best in NZ Beauty Awards, winning Best New Zealand Beauty Destination. Plus Jackie Smith is recognised for her Outstanding Contribution to the Beauty Industry.

Founders Jackie and David Smith move to the UK to start the next chapter, FAB Group UK Ltd established.

Global brand launched: Skinsmiths - A skin enhancement clinic embracing innovative treatments, that deliver visible, beautiful results.


First Skinsmiths clinic officially opens in Hanwell, London with more on the way.

Hanwell clinic