Meet Anna


The Laser and Skin Clinic employ a team of highly-trained doctors, nurses and aesthetic therapists to ensure we provide the highest standards of practice and client care. Due to great advances in the medical aesthetics industry, our medical team remain up-to-date by continuously researching the latest products, treatments and technology on the market. Training is on-going for each member of our team to offer clients with the newest and most advanced techniques available.

From your first call to your last aftercare appointment, you’ll find our team of staff friendly, professional and supportive throughout the process. We’re here to ensure everything goes smoothly by offering you honest advice and helping make any arrangements for your appointments, treatments or procedures.

Anna Gunning – Founder & Aesthetic Nurse

meet-anna-procedure1 Anna Gunning began her career in nursing as a Registered General Nurse following her training in the Mater Hospital Dublin from 1991-1994. After 8 years working as an RGN in Ireland, London and the Middle East an exciting opportunity arose in Dublin with The Harley Medical Group where Anna began her journey into aesthetic medicine. Two years later Anna saw a niche in the market for an aesthetic clinic in her hometown, Mullingar and soon after established The Laser and Skin Clinic.

Anna is aesthetic nurse and clinical director of The Laser and Skin Clinics; a state-of-the-art award-winning group of cosmetic clinics specialising in the latest and most advanced non-surgical aesthetic treatments. Recognised as one of Ireland’s most reputable and innovative aesthetic skin clinic groups The Laser and Skin Clinic truly sets the bar for a next generation of advanced skin clinics that offer the most innovative, safe and highly effective treatments, alongside a five-star service.

Now having over 15 years full time experience in aesthetic medicine and over 25 years in nursing client safety continues to remain at the core of every decision she makes where her clients can be reassured that her clinics use only the most advanced FDA approved technology and products from the most renowned suppliers in the industry. One of the founding members of DANAI (Dermatology and Aesthetic Nurses Association Ireland) Anna ensures to maintain high levels of clinical expertise through continuous in-house and external training support. Fully trained, certified and insured for all of the treatments she provides Anna continuously updates her skills and knowledge by attending yearly conferences such as IMCAS, FACE, ACE, CCR and Master Physician Program along with in depth master classes with renowned industry experts to advance my injection techniques.

When Anna’s not treating her clients at The Laser and Skin Clinic you’re sure to find her at SkinShop, Ireland’s most advanced online one-stop-shop for cosmeceutical skincare created by Anna herself. Sourcing only the best brands and ingredients, you can be reassured that Anna has tried and tested each and every product provided at SkinShop to ensure you only get the best quality skincare.

Not defined by her accolades yet hugely proud of her achievements and recognition in the aesthetic industry to date Anna has also picked up a number of awards and nominations during her career, which include:

  • 2017 MyFaceMyBodyAwards: Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner of the Year Shortlisted
  • 2017 MyFaceMyBodyAwards: Aesthetic Clinic of the Year Ireland Shortlisted
  • 2017 MyFaceMyBodyAwards: Best Customer Experience Shortlisted
  • 2017 Obagi: Ambassador of the Year Ireland
  • 2017 Network Ireland: Business Woman of the Year: Shortlisted
  • 2016 Image Business of Beauty Awards: Best Clinic Ireland
  • 2016 Aesthetics Awards: Winner Best Clinic Group UK & Ireland (3 clinics)
  • 2015 Aesthetics Awards: Winner Best Clinic Ireland
  • 2016 Aesthetics Awards: Shortlisted Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner of the Year
  • 2016 MyFaceMyBodyAwards: Shortlisted Best Clinic Ireland

Anna specialises in a variety of non-surgical treatments including:

Ultherapy, CoolSculpting, Lumenis Active-DeepFX Laser Resurfacing, Viora Reaction Skin Tightening, Cynosure Affirm Laser Rejuvenation, Cynosure Laser Hair Removal, Cynosure Laser Vein Removal, Cynosure Laser Pigmentation Removal, Belotero, Radiesse, PRP Platelet Rich Plasma, RRS Mesotherapy, Sclerotherapy, Skin Peels (Obagi, ZO SkinHealth, Skin Tech, Perfect Peel, SkinCeuticals, Image Skincare and AlumierMD), Derma Genesis Microdermabrasion, RioBlush Carboxytherapy, Medical Microneedling, Janus II Skin Analysis.


Cosmeceutical Skincare: Obagi Medical, ZO Skin Health, Dr Levy Switzerland, Swisscode, SkinCeuticals, Agera RX, Medik8, Heliocare, gloTherapeutics, gloMinerals, NeoStrata, AlumierMD and Advanced Nutrition Programme.

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