Green acquisitions set to continue

Unilever’s purchase of Seventh Generation this week is the latest in a series of green acquisitions. Organic Monitor predicts the trend to continue as large multinationals look to build a foothold in sustainable product industries.

Seventh Generation is a leading brand in the North American market for natural home care products. The acquisition gives Unilever a presence in the fastest growing segment of the cleaning products industry. It will also help the multinational achieve its sustainability goal of halving its environmental impacts across the value chain,” explains the market research firm.



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The trend of green acquisitions is spreading from the food, personal care to home care industries. In July, SC Johnson purchased the natural home care and personal care brand Babyganics. Like Unilever, SC Johnson will look to build distribution of its new green brand in mass market channels.

Unilever however is likely to build synergy between its green brands. It previously acquired the natural skincare brand REN, expanding its international distribution. The multinational is also reportedly seeking to add Honest Company to its portfolio. By doing so, Unilever will be the first multinational to have a major presence in the organic food, natural personal care, and natural home care product industries.

Unilever is not the only multinational to go on a buying spree in sustainable product industries. According to Organic Monitor, L’Oréal was the first to make major acquisitions when it bought The Body Shop and Sanoflore in 2006. “By buying ‘green expertise’, L’Oréal subsequently developed natural and organic lines for some of its popular brands,” says Organic Monitor.

Colgate-Palmolive and Estée Lauder have also bought green brands, however not all multinationals have been successful. Clarins bought the organic cosmetics brand Kibio in 2010, only to axe it a few years later. Accoding to Organic Monitor, there are also questions on how brands like Jurlique and Burt’s Bees have fitted into their ‘adopted parent’ organisations.

Organic Monitor sees the trend of green acquisitions to continue. Multinationals will buy green brands as they look to enter fast-growing sustainable product industries. Purchasing ‘green expertise’ also helps them achieve their sustainability goals of reducing environmental and health impacts. The major question however is whether the green brands will thrive or survive under their new parentage.

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Top 3 Trends Impacting the Global Eye Makeup Market Through 2020: Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Technavio’s latest report on the global
eye makeup market
provides an analysis on the most important
trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2016-2020. Technavio
defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential to
significantly impact the market and contribute to its growth or decline.

Brijesh Kumar Choubey, a lead analyst from Technavio, specializing in
research on cosmetics
and toiletry
sector, says, “Despite the economic slowdown in
several countries, consumers treat these products as an affordable
luxury. For instance, despite the slowing economic conditions, consumers
in Brazil continue to spend on color cosmetics. Attractive packaging and
the trend of growing consciousness about health and wellness are adding
to the growth of the overall color cosmetics market.”

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The top three emerging trends driving the global eye
makeup market
according to Technavio consumer
and retail
research analysts are:

  • Customized virtual platforms to enhance shopping experience
  • Surge in demand for mineral eye makeup
  • 3D makeup printer

Customized virtual platforms to enhance shopping experience

Cosmetic
players are crafting and focusing their presence in the digital arena
and are also investing increasingly in digital solutions to engage the
millennials and Generation Z. Millennials are twice as likely to be
early adopters of technology than the previous generations. Almost
70%-75% of women belonging to this particular population segment believe
that looking beautiful is important in comparison to approximately
50%-55% of the women in the baby boomer generation.

Thua, the millennials are driving the shift of the color cosmetics
products’ retail toward the online platform. For instance, US-based
virtual makeover technology solution provider Taaz teamed up with Estée
Lauder, Laura Mercier, Revlon, and Aveda in 2013 to create virtual
try-on packages. This helped end-users sample the products and customize
them as per their needs. The technology allows the consumer to upload a
picture and then try out different makeup ranges from various brands.
Another example is Estée Lauder ‘s Let’s Play Makeover widget that lets
the consumers test and try its entire cosmetic line, including eye
makeup, before purchasing the product online or in store.

Surge in demand for mineral eye makeup

Mineral eye makeup is growing in popularity as it is natural and has
inorganic substances that contain no carbon. The majority of regular
makeup contains ingredients that are potential irritants to the skin.
Ingredients like chemical dyes, synthetic fragrances, binders, and
preservatives can have harmful effects on the skin. Mineral eye makeup
contains minerals like titanium dioxide, zinc oxide, mica, iron oxides,
and gold. These minerals are micronized and milled into nanoparticles,
which are used to create makeup. Some of them also have built-in
sunscreen, which adds value to the final products. Furthermore, zinc
oxide has anti-inflammatory and soothing effects on the skin. It also
helps remove redness, and heals irritation in case of sensitive skin.

Mineral eye makeup is mostly fragrance-free and excludes most chemicals,
dyes, and preservatives. It also reflects light and obscures the
appearance of lines and wrinkles. Some mineral makeup companies also
have cruelty-free, vegan, and gluten-free products. Everyday
Minerals, MAC, BareMinerals,
and Orglamix are some examples
of vendors that manufacture mineral makeup.

With the surge in demand for natural and organic eye care products, the
demand for mineral eye makeup is rising exponentially. The mineral eye
makeup products are one of the growing trends in the beauty industry,
and women across the globe are using this makeup to reduce wrinkles, as
these products also contain Vitamin A and E.

3D makeup printer

Technological advancements have been aiding in the customization of
products. For instance, the Mink 3D
printer
helps in printing color makeup. The user needs to pick a
color, either from a picture found online, a clicked photo, or a color
in image editing software like Paint or Photoshop. This allows users to
print and wear makeup in any color rather than being restricted to a
limited color palette. The 3D makeup applies the same FDA-approved
ingredients used by popular makeup brands. The printer is targeted at
users in the 13-21 years’ age group.

The inkjet handles the pigment, and the raw material and can create any
type of makeup such as powder, cream, or even a lipstick. Consumers can
choose the color that they like and get the hex code for the particular
color. This can be easily done with the help of software such as
Colourzilla, which is a Chrome extension. Then, the hex code is pasted
in a program such as Photoshop or Paint, following which, the makeup is
printed in 3D. The growing customization trend is surging the demand for
Do-It-Yourself (DIY) market. Manufacturers are increasingly focusing on
the popular approach owing to the changing customer requirements.

Another example is of the Swedish beauty brand FOREO, and the
MODA makeup printer. The MODA system creates a composition of facial
geometry in real time at 90 frames per second. The facial mapping
software and biometric lens first analyses the facial landscape and then
customizes the makeup. It has triple layer 3D printing. The makeup is
applied in three steps. First, the primer is applied, followed by the
foundation for highlighting and contouring, and then the high impact
color for eyes, cheeks, and lips.

“The 3D printers are not only used for the final products but are also
used by the manufacturers for RD purposes. For instance, L’Oréal has
partnered with Organovo to print 3D skin samples. The synthetic skin is
intended to be used to test the makeup sample and the skincare
products,” says Brijesh.

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How Do We Expect Estee Lauder’s Makeup Segment To Trend And Why?

Estee Lauder’s makeup division contributes to around 40% to both its revenues as well as our stock price valuation for the company. The global premium cosmetics leader currently enjoys around 12% of the world’s makeup market share. We expect Estee Lauder’s makeup revenues to increase by a CAGR of ~5% till the end of our forecast period. Below, we outline some of the reasons for this.

makeup

Note: Retailers Average Gross Profit is the gross income earned by the distributor or retailer on account of selling. This income is used for paying expenses on rents, staff, and other logistics and admin costs, leaving the seller with a net income (profit). Estee Lauder’s Revenues are calculated after subtracting the retailer’s profit margin from its total market share. We expect the retailer’s gross profit margin to remain at around 42% over the five year period.

Reasons Behind The Expected Growth In Estee Lauder’s Makeup Market Size

  • The U.S. prestige beauty industry reached $16 billion in 2015, growing 7% in dollar sales, compared to 2014, according to the global information company, The NPD Group. At 13%, the makeup segment experienced the healthiest growth, while fragrance grew 4% and skincare increased by 3%. Along with the growth of the makeup segment, we can expect Estee Lauder’s growth in this segment to also grow.
  • Expansion in emerging markets: All global beauty care players such as L’Oreal, Revlon, Avon, and Estee Lauder are expanding into the emerging markets of Asia-Pacific and Latin America due to rising income levels and standards of living. The premium segment of beauty is expected to draw market share from lower-priced mass products. Between FY2010 and FY2015, Estee Lauder’s revenues in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific grew by a CAGR of 6%, 8%, and 8% respectively, showing the company’s growing strength in the emerging markets.
  • As consumers move up from the mass segment to the premium segment, Estee Lauder stands to gain share through its makeup brands such as NYX that are priced at the lower end of premium beauty care.
  • Estee Lauder has been regularly launching new and improved products to maintain and expand its market share. The 6% increase in makeup net sales in fiscal 2015 reflected higher net sales from existing makeup artist brands and the launch of new products. Sales from the makeup artist brands benefited from new product offerings, as well as expanded distribution in line with its retail store strategy.

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Global Plant Stem Cell Market for Cosmetics: Market Size, Segmentation, Opportunities and Industry Forecast To 2022

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The latest market report published by Credence Research, Inc. “Global Plant Stem Cell Market for Cosmetics – Growth, Share, Opportunities, Competitive Analysis, and Forecast, 2016 – 2022,” the plant stem cell market for cosmetics was valued at USD 1,668.8 Mn in 2015, and is expected to reach USD 4,830.8 Mn by 2022, expanding at a CAGR of 15.9% from 2016 to 2022.

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Market Insights:

Plant extracts and plant parts such as fruits, glower, leaves, stems, roots, etc. are well known in cosmetic and pharmaceutical applications since ages. Application of plant and plant extracts in cosmetics is widespread and these products are used for purposes such as whitening, tanning, moisturizing, washings, etc. with recent research and introduction of plant and human stem cell products, their potential as a vital source of human tissue renewal. Normally, human skin renews itself constantly and protects the body against injury, infection and dehydration. Aging of stem cells results in decreased healing capacity and heightened degeneration of skin tissues. Hence, protection and support of stem cells is vital.

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Companies are increasingly creating products with plant stem cells which when used topically help in protecting skin stem cells from aging. Preference for developing skin-care products based on plant-derived stem cells is on the rise, based on the potential of stem cells to develop into different cell types in the body. Currently several types of plant stem cell extracts are available for application in cosmetics; however, the research predominantly has been focused on three namely lilac, Swiss apple and grape. The components found in these plants have been demonstrated to be a significant source of phyto stem cells. Grape seed is the most widely and longest observed botanical in the field of plant stem cells. The key players observed in plant stem cell cosmetics market are intelligent nutrients, Mibelle Group, MyChelle Dermaceuticals, and Juice Beauty.

Market Competition Assessment:

The plant stem cell market for cosmetics is observed as the most diversified and competitive market comprising large number of players.  The market is dominated by several players, depending on their major competencies. The key players in this market are Mibelle Group, L’Oreal S.A., Estee Lauder, Inc., MyChelle Dermaceuticals, Juice Beauty, and Intelligent Nutrients.

Key Market Movements:

Tropical regions are observing high demand for plant-stem cell based products as UV exposure is increasing a higher risk of ageing and related conditions
The desire for nutrients that can be absorbed through skin is driving the plant stem cell cosmetics market
Over the past several decades, aesthetics and anti-aging and other aesthetic procedures were women dominant but the upcoming commercial cosmetic products have also targeted the male customers. However, still male population can be considered as an untapped market for plant stem cell cosmetics

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Cosmetic Skin Care Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast 2016 – 2024

Increasing problem of early signs of aging and changing lifestyle is fueling the demand for cosmetic skin care products. Moreover, rising number of retail outlets and strengthening retail network is anticipated to be the most prominent drivers for the global cosmetic skin care market. Based on geography, the global cosmetic skin care market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa (MEA). Each region is further segregated into major country to draw attention to the respective market share of cosmetic skin care in each country. In 2015, Asia Pacific held the largest share of the cosmetic skin care market followed by Europe, North America, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa (MEA). Asia Pacific is largest cosmetic skin care market. However, Middle East and Africa is expected to be the fastest growing region during the next eight years. In addition, Asia Pacific is expected to maintain its leading position during the forecast period. Globally, Asia Pacific is the leading market for cosmetic skin care products due to significant growth in retail sales driven by the huge population in the region and is projected to hold its position over the forecast period from 2016 to 2024.

In this report, detail analysis of major driving factors along with key restraints and opportunities (DROs) of the cosmetic skin care market are covered. The research study analyzed the ongoing market trends and provides details forecast for the period from 2016 to 2024. The study covers all major developed as well as developing countries globally. The size and forecast for these markets for the period from 2016 to 2024 has been provided in the report. The report also provides the company market share analysis of key players operating in the cosmetic skin care industry. Some of the key players in this market include L’Oreal S.A., Unilever PLC, Procter Gamble, Beiersdorf AG, Avon Products Inc., The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., Johnson Johnson, Kao Corporation, and The Body Shop International PLC among others.

The scope of the study presents a comprehensive evaluation of the stakeholder strategies and winning imperatives for them by segmenting the global cosmetic skin care market as below:

Global Cosmetic Skin Care Market, Product Analysis

Anti-Aging Cosmetic Products
Skin Whitening Cosmetic Products
Sensitive Skin Care Products
Anti-Acne Products
Dry Skin Care Products
Warts Removal Products
Infant Skin Care Products
Anti-Scars Solution Products
Mole Removal Products
Multi Utility Products

Global Cosmetic Skin Care Market, Application Analysis

Stem Cells Protection against UV
Flakiness Reduction
Rehydrate the skin’s surface
Minimize wrinkles
Increase the viscosity of Aqueous
Others

In addition the report provides cross-sectional analysis of all the above segments with respect to the following geographical markets:

Global Cosmetic Skin Care Market, by Geography

North America
U.S.
Rest of North America
Europe
Germany
Italy
U.K.
France
Rest of Europe
Asia-Pacific
China
Japan
India
Rest of Asia Pacific
Middle East and Africa
UAE
Quatar
South Africa
Rest of MEA
Latin America
Brazil
Argentina
Rest of Latin America
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La Mer brings luxury touch to the makeup counter

Plain old foundation just won’t cut it anymore. This was La Mer’s thinking, too, and on Oct. 3 the brand will bring its first major makeup collection to market.

The 50-year-old company’s signature Creme de la Mer is getting pigmented counterparts in the form of a foundation that’s being introduced in 18 shades to start, concealer and an ultrafine loose powder — which all contain the brand’s patented, proprietary Miracle Broth and reportedly deliver the same skin-care benefits of the main collection.

La Mer is just tapping into what’s becoming a booming segment of beauty.

This focus on makeup containing skin-care benefits — or skin care containing pigment, depending on which brand you ask — will only heighten, according to Martin Okner, managing director of SHM Corporate Navigators, a consultancy firm that works with many fashion and beauty companies. He projects that it’s primed to soon become a billion-dollar subcategory for skin care (or the color category — again, depending on who you ask).

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Green Acquisitions Set to Continue

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A Rare IPO Beauty Gets a Bounce

Beauty is in the eye of the stockholder.

All eyes were fixed on E.l.f. Beauty when the Oakland, California-based cosmetics company made its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Thursday.  

Shares in E.l.f. jumped to a high of $27.09 apiece in mid-morning trading — up 59 percent from an already exuberant IPO price of $17, which was above a targeted $14 to $16 range. 

Investors are clamoring for a piece of E.l.f., which has been backed by private equity firm TPG since 2014, partly because they are generally starved of new issuance in the cosmetics and personal care sector. Globally, just four such IPOs have happened this year, with E.l.f raising the most funds ($142 million) of the small cohort. 

In a bid to boost their product range and overall sales, industry giants such as L’Oreal have been snapping up fast-growing candidates before they go public. In July, the French company paid $1.2 billion for IT Cosmetics. And back in 2014, it beat private equity buyers to a deal for NYX Cosmetics that valued the latter at a reported $500 million. 

The success of the E.l.f. IPO bodes well for TPG, which stands to enjoy a lofty return if the stock holds its gains beyond a 180-day lock-up period. The IPO could also encourage owners of other closely held companies, such as Too Faced Cosmetics and Carver Korea, to tap public investors rather than get swallowed by a larger rival

It’s a good time to be in the $57 billion global cosmetics market. In the U.S., spending growth on personal care products is outpacing total spending growth. By contrast, spending growth on women’s clothing has been declining.

And global cosmetics sales, in particular, are growing even faster than the general beauty and personal care industry. 

The trend is global and cuts across income levels, from the lower-end and mass-market buyers E.l.f. targets to the higher-end luxury buyers, who may have pulled back on Prada bags but are reaching for Christian Dior cosmetics.

As Gadfly columnist Andrea Felsted points out, the “lipstick index” is relevant again — referring to former Estee Lauder chairman Leonard Lauder’s theory that women facing economic strain might cut back on expensive items but see beauty products as an affordable indulgence. 

And luxury makeup shoppers are more likely than clothing shoppers to trade down every now and then. Even if a luxury consumer buys most of her makeup from Christian Dior, she still won’t hesitate to pick up a $6 tube of mascara at the drugstore — E.l.f.’s price point.  

What’s more, cosmetics are important to a generation documenting their every move on Instagram, Snapchat and other social media. As the L’Oreal CEO said earlier this year, the rise of the selfie was the best thing that ever happened to the company, as “no one will put an ugly picture on Facebook.” And men are increasingly spending more on cosmetics and skincare, opening up another growth market. 

E.l.f’s net sales are growing at 20 times those of the mass cosmetics category, on average, but only represented 2.3 percent of the $8 billion U.S. mass category in 2015, according to the company’s financial filings

Of course, as with most things in fashion, E.l.f.’s products could always fall out of favor. But because the company began online over a decade ago, it has easier access to customer feedback than its brick-and-mortar counterparts, and it has a history of quickly adapting to changing tastes. Much as Zara and HM approach fast fashion, E.l.f can launch a product in as few as 20 weeks from concept, a process that takes months longer at competitors.

IPO pops can disappear quickly, but E.l.f.’s gains might have some staying power.

  1. Estee Lauder reportedly competed in the bidding for a majority stake in Too Faced, but ultimately lost out to private equity firm General Atlantic.

This column does not necessarily reflect the opinion of Bloomberg LP and its owners.

To contact the authors of this story:
Gillian Tan in New York at gtan129@bloomberg.net
Shelly Banjo in New York at sbanjo@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story:
Mark Gongloff at mgongloff1@bloomberg.net

Article source: http://www.bloomberg.com/gadfly/articles/2016-09-22/e-l-f-beauty-s-ipo-magic-may-not-fade

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E.l.f. Beauty’s IPO Magic May Not Fade

Beauty is in the eye of the stockholder.

All eyes were fixed on E.l.f. Beauty when the Oakland, California-based cosmetics company made its debut on the New York Stock Exchange Thursday.  

Shares in E.l.f. jumped to a high of $27.09 apiece in mid-morning trading — up 59 percent from an already exuberant IPO price of $17, which was above a targeted $14 to $16 range. 

Investors are clamoring for a piece of E.l.f., which has been backed by private equity firm TPG since 2014, partly because they are generally starved of new issuance in the cosmetics and personal care sector. Globally, just four such IPOs have happened this year, with E.l.f raising the most funds ($142 million) of the small cohort. 

In a bid to boost their product range and overall sales, industry giants such as L’Oreal have been snapping up fast-growing candidates before they go public. In July, the French company paid $1.2 billion for IT Cosmetics. And back in 2014, it beat private equity buyers to a deal for NYX Cosmetics that valued the latter at a reported $500 million. 

The success of the E.l.f. IPO bodes well for TPG, which stands to enjoy a lofty return if the stock holds its gains beyond a 180-day lock-up period. The IPO could also encourage owners of other closely held companies, such as Too Faced Cosmetics and Carver Korea, to tap public investors rather than get swallowed by a larger rival

It’s a good time to be in the $57 billion global cosmetics market. In the U.S., spending growth on personal care products is outpacing total spending growth. By contrast, spending growth on women’s clothing has been declining.

And global cosmetics sales, in particular, are growing even faster than the general beauty and personal care industry. 

The trend is global and cuts across income levels, from the lower-end and mass-market buyers E.l.f. targets to the higher-end luxury buyers, who may have pulled back on Prada bags but are reaching for Christian Dior cosmetics.

As Gadfly columnist Andrea Felsted points out, the “lipstick index” is relevant again — referring to former Estee Lauder chairman Leonard Lauder’s theory that women facing economic strain might cut back on expensive items but see beauty products as an affordable indulgence. 

And luxury makeup shoppers are more likely than clothing shoppers to trade down every now and then. Even if a luxury consumer buys most of her makeup from Christian Dior, she still won’t hesitate to pick up a $6 tube of mascara at the drugstore — E.l.f.’s price point.  

What’s more, cosmetics are important to a generation documenting their every move on Instagram, Snapchat and other social media. As the L’Oreal CEO said earlier this year, the rise of the selfie was the best thing that ever happened to the company, as “no one will put an ugly picture on Facebook.” And men are increasingly spending more on cosmetics and skincare, opening up another growth market. 

E.l.f’s net sales are growing at 20 times those of the mass cosmetics category, on average, but only represented 2.3 percent of the $8 billion U.S. mass category in 2015, according to the company’s financial filings

Of course, as with most things in fashion, E.l.f.’s products could always fall out of favor. But because the company began online over a decade ago, it has easier access to customer feedback than its brick-and-mortar counterparts, and it has a history of quickly adapting to changing tastes. Much as Zara and HM approach fast fashion, E.l.f can launch a product in as few as 20 weeks from concept, a process that takes months longer at competitors.

IPO pops can disappear quickly, but E.l.f.’s gains might have some staying power.

  1. Estee Lauder reportedly competed in the bidding for a majority stake in Too Faced, but ultimately lost out to private equity firm General Atlantic.

This column does not necessarily reflect the opinion of Bloomberg LP and its owners.

To contact the authors of this story:
Gillian Tan in New York at gtan129@bloomberg.net
Shelly Banjo in New York at sbanjo@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story:
Mark Gongloff at mgongloff1@bloomberg.net

Article source: http://www.bloomberg.com/gadfly/articles/2016-09-22/e-l-f-beauty-s-ipo-magic-may-not-fade

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Cosmetic Skin Care Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share …

Increasing problem of early signs of aging and changing lifestyle is fueling the demand for cosmetic skin care products. Moreover, rising number of retail outlets and strengthening retail network is anticipated to be the most prominent drivers for the global cosmetic skin care market. Based on geography, the global cosmetic skin care market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa (MEA). Each region is further segregated into major country to draw attention to the respective market share of cosmetic skin care in each country. In 2015, Asia Pacific held the largest share of the cosmetic skin care market followed by Europe, North America, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa (MEA). Asia Pacific is largest cosmetic skin care market. However, Middle East and Africa is expected to be the fastest growing region during the next eight years. In addition, Asia Pacific is expected to maintain its leading position during the forecast period. Globally, Asia Pacific is the leading market for cosmetic skin care products due to significant growth in retail sales driven by the huge population in the region and is projected to hold its position over the forecast period from 2016 to 2024.

In this report, detail analysis of major driving factors along with key restraints and opportunities (DROs) of the cosmetic skin care market are covered. The research study analyzed the ongoing market trends and provides details forecast for the period from 2016 to 2024. The study covers all major developed as well as developing countries globally. The size and forecast for these markets for the period from 2016 to 2024 has been provided in the report. The report also provides the company market share analysis of key players operating in the cosmetic skin care industry. Some of the key players in this market include L’Oreal S.A., Unilever PLC, Procter Gamble, Beiersdorf AG, Avon Products Inc., The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., Johnson Johnson, Kao Corporation, and The Body Shop International PLC among others.

The scope of the study presents a comprehensive evaluation of the stakeholder strategies and winning imperatives for them by segmenting the global cosmetic skin care market as below:

Global Cosmetic Skin Care Market, Product Analysis

Anti-Aging Cosmetic Products
Skin Whitening Cosmetic Products
Sensitive Skin Care Products
Anti-Acne Products
Dry Skin Care Products
Warts Removal Products
Infant Skin Care Products
Anti-Scars Solution Products
Mole Removal Products
Multi Utility Products

Global Cosmetic Skin Care Market, Application Analysis

Stem Cells Protection against UV
Flakiness Reduction
Rehydrate the skin’s surface
Minimize wrinkles
Increase the viscosity of Aqueous
Others

In addition the report provides cross-sectional analysis of all the above segments with respect to the following geographical markets:

Global Cosmetic Skin Care Market, by Geography

North America
U.S.
Rest of North America
Europe
Germany
Italy
U.K.
France
Rest of Europe
Asia-Pacific
China
Japan
India
Rest of Asia Pacific
Middle East and Africa
UAE
Quatar
South Africa
Rest of MEA
Latin America
Brazil
Argentina
Rest of Latin America
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