What is an Aquagold Facial?

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Dr. Liliya Slutsker

Dr. Liliya Slutsker is a Board Certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics and Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine, Member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.


The Aquagold facial is a revolutionary skincare treatment that combines the luxury of gold with advanced microneedling technology to rejuvenate and refresh the skin. This innovative procedure has gained popularity for its ability to deliver personalized serums directly onto the skin’s surface, using fine needles made of 24-karat gold.

In this post, we’re going to look at the Aquagold facial process. We’ll look at the benefits the procedure can bring, as well as who might be the perfect candidate for an Aquagold facial. Before we wrap up, we’ll even fill you in on what to expect, both during, and after your Aquagold facial.

What is an Aquagold Facial?

The Aquagold facial is a unique, minimally invasive treatment that merges the benefits of microneedling with the infusion of skin-enhancing solutions. The procedure employs a device equipped with tiny needles, each finer than a human hair, plated in 24-karat gold.

At the core of the Aquagold facial is its ability to administer a bespoke cocktail of nutrients, including hyaluronic acid, vitamins, enzymes, plant extracts, and even Botox or dermal fillers, depending on your goals.

The Benefits of Getting an Aquagold Facial

  1. Customized Treatment: This customization ensures targeted treatment, addressing specific issues like dryness, fine lines, dullness, or uneven texture.
  2. Enhanced Product Absorption: The microchannels created by the fine needles increase the absorption of the serum’s active ingredients, making the treatment more effective than topical application alone. 
  3. Stimulates Collagen Production: The microneedling aspect of the Aquagold facial stimulates collagen production, promoting skin regeneration and improving elasticity.
  4. Minimal Downtime: Patients can typically return to their daily activities immediately, making it a convenient option for those with busy lifestyles.
  5. Safe for Sensitive Areas: An Aquagold facial is safe for use on sensitive areas of the face, such as around the eyes and lips, where the skin is thinner and more prone to signs of aging.
  6. Radiant and Hydrated Skin: The treatment deeply hydrates and nourishes the skin, resulting in a radiant, glowing complexion. The hydration effects are long-lasting, helping to maintain a dewy, fresh appearance for weeks following the treatment.

Ideal Candidates for Aquagold Facials

The Aquagold facial is suited for individuals looking to enhance their skin’s appearance without the need for invasive surgical procedures. Ideal candidates include those experiencing early signs of aging, such as fine lines and wrinkles, as well as individuals with concerns about skin texture, tone, and hydration.

Additionally, it is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin, due to its gentle application and the use of high-quality, biocompatible materials like 24-karat gold. However, it’s not recommended for individuals with active skin infections, severe acne, or certain skin conditions. 

A consultation with an experienced skincare professional is essential to determine if the Aquagold facial is the right choice, considering one’s specific skin health and aesthetic goals.

What to Expect During & After Aquagold Facial Treatments

During the Aquagold facial, expect a painless procedure lasting 30 to 60 minutes, with immediate skin texture and tone improvement. Minimal downtime allows for a quick return to daily activities, although slight redness or sensitivity may occur but will fade quickly. 

Optimal results are seen in the days following, with possible follow-up treatments to maintain the skin’s radiance. Proper post-treatment skincare enhances the lasting benefits of this rejuvenating experience.

Carrington Medical is a Leader in Aquagold Facials

Carrington Medical stands at the forefront of aesthetic innovation with its Aquagold facial treatments. Renowned for our expertise and exceptional results, we tailor each session to the individual’s skin needs, ensuring a radiant, youthful complexion. 

Embrace the luxury of personalized skincare and experience the transformative effects of Aquagold facials at Carrington Medical. Contact us today to discover how we can tailor Aquagold treatments to your unique needs.