The Beauty Economy 2016 special report cover
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The Beauty Economy

Nov, 2016

Despite current global uncertainty, the beauty industry is booming. Global cosmetic sales are set to reach $675 billion by 2020, while in the UK sales topped the £4-billion mark for the first time this year. This Special Report investigates the impact of digital on beauty, the rise of ethical products and the campaign to diversify the industry. In addition, the report reveals how to look and feel great, new technical products on the market, as well as the world’s growing appetite for British beauty brands


This infographic published in The Beauty Economy Special Report tracks the rapid rise of the global cosmetics industry. The research reveals L'Oréal Paris is the most valuable cosmetics brand with a 10.2% share of the market, followed by Gillette and Nivea. Additionally, the graphic shows that the Asia-Pacific region is the biggest market for cosmetics, followed by North America and Western Europe.