Timeline

1994
FAB Group established.

First Caci clinic opened in Auckland, New Zealand.

1995
First clinic franchise opens.

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

laser hair removal

2000
Clinics start offering Botox and Dermal Filler treatments

murad

2001
FAB Group begins distributing Murad skincare in NZ

2002
Laser skin treatments are introduced.

2003
Specialist appearance medicine nurses are introduced.

2005
The Clinical Advisory Board is established. 

FAB Group begins distributing Smashbox cosmetics in NZ

2007
Caci’s National Training Academy is established in Auckland, NZ

caci training

2009
The first membership plan is introduced – clients can now commit to a schedule of treatments, and pay in regular instalments.

2010
Fractional CO2 Laser technology is launched.

2011
Caci named Franchisor of the Year at the Franchise Association of New Zealand Awards

2015
Highly commended at the Franchise Association of New Zealand Awards

franchise awards

2016
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; Ki skincare - A range of products that perfectly complement our clinic treatments.

2017
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.

best in beauty

Beauty Distributors established; cosmetic and skincare distribution within FAB Group

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.

skinsmiths