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Cosmetic Surgery Market Update 2012

  • Published: September 2012
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • 130 Pages
  • Key Note Publications Ltd

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • BMI Healthcare Ltd
  • Nuffield Health
  • Spire Healthcare Ltd
  • MORE

This Market Report examines the market for cosmetic surgery and non-surgical procedures in the UK, covering facial, breast and body areas, as well as non-surgical cosmetic procedures. The report focuses mainly on the private sector and will exclude similar procedures being provided by the National Health Service (NHS).

The market for cosmetic surgery and non-surgery continued to demonstrate its full strength by increasing in both volume and value terms in 2011. Non-surgical procedures accounted for the majority of procedures carried out in 2011 (83.8%), while the surgical procedures contribute to the majority of procedures in terms of spending (67.8%). Between 2007 and 2011, the number of surgical and non-surgical procedures increased by an estimated 90%. The non-surgical sector experienced the highest growth, rising by almost 110% in volume, followed by breast surgery, which grew by 56.6%.

Major players profiled in the report include Spire Healthcare; the Harley Medical Centre; the Hospital Medical Group; and Nuffield Health, among others.

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Executive Summary

1 Market Definition

REPORT COVERAGE
MARKET SECTORS
Surgical Cosmetic Procedures
Facial Surgery
Breast Surgery
Body Surgery
Other Surgical Cosmetic Procedures
Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures
Laser Treatments
Botox®
Collagen and Other Injectable Treatments
Other Skin Resurfacing Techniques
MARKET TRENDS
Demand for Cosmetic Surgery Remains High
More Men Opting for Cosmetic Surgery
Social Media and Video Chats Help to Spur Facial Surgery
ECONOMIC TRENDS
Table 11: UK Economic Trends (000, £m, %, million and £), 2007-2011
MARKET POSITION
The UK
Overseas

2 Market Size

THE TOTAL MARKET
By Volume
Table 21: The UK Cosmetic Surgery Market by Volume
(number of procedures), 2007-2011
Table 22: The UK Cosmetic Surgery Market by Sector
by Volume (number of procedures), 2007-2011
Figure 21: The UK Cosmetic Surgery Market by Sector
by Volume (number of procedures), 2007-2011
By Value
Table 23: The UK Cosmetic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures Market by Sector
by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2007-2011
Figure 22: The UK Cosmetic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures Market by Sector
by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2007-2011
BY MARKET SECTOR
Non-Surgical Procedures
Table 24: The Non-Surgical Sector by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp and %),
2007-2011
The Face/Neck Area (including Nose)
Table 25: The Face/Neck Area Sector by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp and %),
2007-2011
The Breast Area
Table 26: The Breast Area Sector by Value at Current Prices
(£m at rsp and %), 2007-2011
The Body Area
Table 27: The Abdominal Area Sector by Value at Current Prices
(£m at rsp and %), 2007-2011
COSMETIC SURGERY OVERSEAS

3 Industry Background

RECENT HISTORY
NUMBER OF COMPANIES
EMPLOYMENT
REGIONAL VARIATIONS IN THE MARKETPLACE
DISTRIBUTION
HOW ROBUST IS THE MARKET?
LEGISLATION
KEY TRADE ASSOCIATIONS
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
The Association of Advanced Laser Body Sculpture
British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
British College of Aesthetic Medicine
British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
British Medical Association
European Association of Plastic Surgeons
Independent Healthcare Advisory Services
The International Confederation for Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic
Surgery
Other Trade Associations

4 Competitor Analysis

THE MARKETPLACE
MARKET LEADERS
BMI Healthcare Ltd
The Harley Medical Centre Ltd
The Hospital Medical Group Ltd
Nuffield Health
Spire Healthcare Ltd
Transform Cosmetic Surgery Group Ltd
Other Leading Players and Clinic Chains
OUTSIDE SUPPLIERS
Collagen and Other Injectable Fillers
Breast Implants
Lasers
MARKETING ACTIVITY
Main Media Advertising Expenditure
Table 41: Main Media Advertising Expenditure
on Cosmetic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures (£000),
Years Ending March 2010-2012
Exhibitions and Trade Shows

5 Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats

STRENGTHS
WEAKNESSES
OPPORTUNITIES
THREATS

6 Buying Behaviour

INTRODUCTION
Table 61: Penetration of Men Undergoing Cosmetic Surgery
(% of respondents), 2010 and 2011
Table 62: Number of Women Undergoing Cosmetic Surgery
(% of respondents), 2010 and 2011
CONSUMER RESEARCH
Table 63: Summary of Responses Regarding Cosmetic Surgery and Procedures
(% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012
Table 64: Summary of Attitudes Towards Cosmetic Surgery
and Cosmetic Procedures (% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012
Attitudes Towards Types of Surgery
Non-Surgical Procedures
Table 65: Penetration of Adults Who Would Consider
Non-Surgical Procedures (% of respondents), July 2012
Facial Surgery
Table 66: Penetration of Adults Who Would Consider
Cosmetic Surgery on the Face (% of respondents), July 2012
Breast Area (Breast Augmentation, Breast Reduction)
Table 67: Penetration of Adults Who Would Consider Cosmetic Surgery
on the Breast Area (% of women), July 2012
Other Body Areas (Tummy Tuck, Liposuction, Fat Transfer)
Table 68: Penetration of Adults Who Would Consider Tummy Tuck, Liposuction or
Fat Transfer Procedures (% of respondents), July 2012
Other (Laser Treatment, Hair Transplant, Buttock Implant)
Table 69: Penetration of Adults Who Would Consider Laser Treatment, Hair
Transplant or Buttock Implant Procedures (% of respondents), July 2012
Attitudes Towards Cosmetic Surgery
S1: “I Would Consider Having Cosmetic Surgery and/or Procedures But the Cost Is
Prohibitive”
Table 610: Demographic Analysis of Consumer Attitudes
to Cosmetic Surgery (% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012
S2: “I Am Put Off by the Possible Pain or Scarring Involved in Having Cosmetic
Surgery”
Table 611: Demographic Analysis of Consumer Attitudes
to Cosmetic Surgery (% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012
S3: “I Am Concerned About the Current Lack of Regulation in the Cosmetic Surgery
Industry”
Table 612: Demographic Analysis of Consumer Attitudes
to Cosmetic Surgery (% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012
S4: “I Believe People Undertake This Kind of Surgery Too Lightly Without
Considering the Real Risks”
Table 613: Demographic Analysis of Consumer Attitudes
to Cosmetic Surgery (% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012
S5: “Cosmetic Surgery and/or Procedures Can Help People to Boost Their
Self-Esteem”
Table 614: Demographic Analysis of Consumer Attitudes
to Cosmetic Surgery (% of respondents), July 2012
S6: “Cosmetic Surgery Just Appeals to People’s Vanity”
Table 615: Demographic Analysis of Consumer Attitudes
to Cosmetic Surgery (% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012
S7: “I Am Against Cosmetic Surgery in Principle and Would Never Consider It”
Table 616: Demographic Analysis of Consumer Attitudes
to Cosmetic Surgery (% of respondents), February 2010 and July 2012

7 Current Issues

COSMETIC SURGERY HELPS TO BOOST CONFIDENCE
PIP BREAST IMPLANTS SCANDAL
BOOB-JOB JAB BANNED
NEW GUIDANCE FOR BOTOX®

8 The Global Market

INTRODUCTION
THE US MARKET
Table 81: The US Cosmetic Surgery and Non-Surgical Market
by Volume (number of procedures), 2010 and 2011

9 Forecasts

INTRODUCTION
General Economic Forecasts
Table 91: Economic Forecasts (000, % and million), 2012-2016
FORECASTS 2012 TO 2016
Table 92: The Forecast UK Cosmetic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures Market
by Sector by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2012-2016
Figure 91: The Forecast UK Cosmetic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures Market
by Sector by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2012-2016
MARKET GROWTH
Figure 92: Growth in the UK Market for Cosmetic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures
by Value at Current Prices (£m at rsp), 2007-2016
FUTURE TRENDS
Obesity Helps to Boost Demand for Cosmetic Surgery
Non-Invasive Treatment Procedure
Demographic Trends

10 Company Profiles

BMI HEALTHCARE LTD
THE HARLEY MEDICAL CENTRE LTD
THE HOSPITAL MEDICAL GROUP LTD
NUFFIELD HEALTH
SPIRE HEALTHCARE LTD

11 Further Sources

Associations
General Sources
Government Publications
Other Sources
Key Note Sources
Understanding Consumer Survey Data
Number, Profile, Penetration
Social Grade
Standard Region

- BMI Healthcare Ltd
- Nuffield Health
- Spire Healthcare Ltd
- The Harley Medical Centre Ltd
- The Hospital Medical Group Ltd

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