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Global Overview of the Active Cosmetic Ingredients Market - 1st Edition

  • ID: 4714919
  • Report
  • December 2018
  • Region: Global
  • 60 pages
  • IAL
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This report provides a summary of the global market for active cosmetic ingredients.  It is a new report and forms part of the wider flavours and fragrances market research programme.

The information included herein is based on an extensive programme of interviews throughout the active cosmetic ingredients industry, involving cosmetic ingredient producers and users, and relevant trade associations, plus a comprehensive review of all available published data. The research for this report was undertaken during Q2 and Q3 2018.

This report provides consumption data (in US dollars) for 2018, forecasts to 2023, as well as details of the main trends and issues affecting the current and future global consumption of active cosmetic ingredients. It also provides an overview of the supply situation.

Product Scope
This report describes the consumption of active cosmetic ingredients. These are active raw materials that add value to hair and skin care products by producing specific effects. Active ingredients are deemed to have an evidence-based/measurable pharmacological effect that is documented by scientific evaluation.

The main functions, as covered by this report, are:

  • Conditioning agents (including moisturising, hydrating and nourishing agents)
  • UV filters/absorbers (organic and inorganic)
  • Anti-aging ingredients (including anti-wrinkle, skin firming, skin tightening and lip enhancement)
  • Skin pigmentation agents (including skin lightening/skin brightening agents and bronzing/tanning agents)
  • Exfoliating ingredients (including anti-acne treatments for skin and anti-dandruff for hair)
  • Cooling and warming agents
  • Protective ingredients (including anti-pollution, anti-irritant, anti-redness, anti-hair loss and skin calming/soothing)
  • Other

Botanical extracts are included, in each case in the category within which they fall.

Excluded from the scope of this report are non-active ingredients, including colours, preservatives, emollients and antimicrobials, all of which have an impact on the cosmetic product itself, rather than on the user.

Geographic Scope

The following regions are included in this volume, and are broken down further into the following countries:

Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA)

Western Europe
Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK

Central & Eastern Europe
Belarus, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Turkey, Ukraine

Middle East & Africa
Egypt, Iran, Israel, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, UAE


Central & North America
USA, Canada, Mexico

South America
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru

Asia Pacific
Australia, Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Product End Uses

In its consideration of the active cosmetic ingredients market, the researcher has discussed with respondents the range of end uses listed in this section:

  • Skin Care
  • Hair Care
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1 Introduction
1.1 Introduction

2 Global Market Review
2.1 Global Market Trends & Influences
2.2.1 Global Market & Forecast by Region Global Market Breakdown by Product Global Market Breakdown by Application
2.3 Global Market Volumes & Prices

3 Suppliers
3.1.1 Global Supply Overview
3.1.2 Global Supply Structure
3.2 Regional Supply Summaries

4 Market Review EMEA
4.1 EMEA Trends & Influences
4.2.1 Western Europe Market & Forecast by Country
4.2.2 Central & Eastern Europe Mkt. & F'cast by Country
4.2.3 Middle East & Africa Market & Forecast by Country EMEA Market Breakdown by Product EMEA Market Breakdown by Application

5 Market Review Americas
5.1 Americas Trends & Influences
5.2.1 Central and North America Mkt. & F'cast by Country
5.2.2 South America Market & Forecast by Country Americas Market Breakdown by Product Americas Market Breakdown by Application

6 Market Review APAC
6.1 APAC Trends & Influences
6.2.1 APAC Market & Forecast by Country APAC Market Breakdown by Product APAC Market Breakdown by Application

7 Overview of Global Cosmetic Market
7.1 Global Cosmetic Market Trends

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Information provided in this volume has been obtained from both secondary and primary sources, including an extensive programme of telephone interviews with the leading active cosmetic ingredient producers and suppliers.

Five-year forecasts have been calculated to 2023, based upon industry and economic forecasts as well as other relevant commercial and technical issues likely to affect individual market sectors and products. Forecasts for consumption in 2023 are given alongside the actual consumption figures provided for 2018.  In some tables totals may differ slightly due to rounding.