After-sun Products Market, by Product Type (Essential Oils, Creams and Lotion, Gels and Scrubs, Cleansers and Foaming, and Others), by End User (Male and Female) and by Distribution Channel (Supermarkets, Hypermarkets, Convenience stores, Specialty stores, and Online channel) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2018-2026

  • To Be Published : Aug 2019 |
  • Format : CMI Insight PPT Format CMI Insight PDF Format

After-sun products are used after exposure to sun to provide hydration, cooling, and nourishment. It reduces redness of skin and prevents skin peeling due to sun burn. Increasing awareness of health hazards caused due to prolonged sun exposure such as sunburn, skin-tanning, early aging, and skin cancer is driving growth of the after-sun products market. Rising trend of organic and natural personal care products is increasing the demand for after-sun products containing natural components such as aloe vera, fruit extract, and others. According to the Centre for the Promotion of Imports, natural cosmetics market in Germany grew by 9.2% in 2016 with consumer spending of US$ 1.37 billion in 2016. VLCC Health Care Limited launched sun care summer range including soothing after-sun gel containing red algae gel and sea buckthorn fruit oil in January 2013. The development of new packaging technology and products including after-sun sheet masks and sprays is fueling the growth of after-sun products market.  For instance, Empack Spraytech Inc. launched Aloe Continuous Clear Spray containing aloe vera extracts to reduce sunburn pain and moisturize peeling skin in 2015. The availability of other sun care products such as sunscreen is restraining the growth of after-sun products market. According to Canadian Community Health Survey, in Canada, 63% of the population above 18 years old used sunscreen on face and 51% on body for sun protection in 2014.

 After-sun products Market Taxonomy

On the basis of product type, after-sun products market is segmented into:

  • Essential oils
  • Cleansers and Foaming
  • Gels and Scrubs
  • Creams and Lotion
  • Others

On the basis of end-user, after-sun products market is segmented into:

  • Male
  • Female

On the basis of distribution channel, after-sun products are segmented into:

  • Supermarkets
  • Hypermarkets
  • Convenience stores
  • Specialty stores
  • Online channel

Creams and lotion product type segment accounted for highest market share in 2016 due to its advantages such as easy application, ease of handling, and rapid absorption. Female segment held the highest market share in the end user segment of after-sun products market. This is attributed to the rising awareness of skin problems such as wrinkles, tanning, premature aging, and dry skin due to sun exposure among women.

After-Sun Products Market Outlook

  • Europe region held highest market share in the global after-sun products market. This is attributed to the significant demand for skin care products such as after-sun products in this region. According to Cosmetics Europe, a trade association for cosmetics and personal care industry in Europe, skin care products held the highest market share with retail sales of US$ 23.71 billion in 2016 in Europe. Furthermore, significant incidences of sun burn is fueling growth of after-sun products market in this region. According to the British Association of Dermatology, 72% of the population in U.K. admitted that they suffered from sunburn in 2014.
  • North America region held the second largest share in the global after-sun products market. According to Canadian Community Health Survey, in Canada, 33% of the population above 18 years old had sun burn and 10% of the adults had sunburn that was painful for over one day in 2014. This is increasing the demand for after-sun products in this region as after-sun products provides cooling, hydrating, and soothing effect, which minimizes the pain of sunburn.
  • Asia Pacific has lucrative demand for after-sun products, owing to rising consumer awareness of advantages of after-sun products such as reduction of skin peeling caused due to skin tanning. Increasing personal care and cosmetics industries in economies such as China, Korea, and India is fueling the growth of this market. For instance, according to The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India, personal care industry in India is projected to reach US$ 20 billion by 2025. Significant incidences of diseases such as skin cancer due to exposure to U.V. radiations is propelling the growth of sun protection products in this region.

The companies operating in the after-sun products market are launching new products for business expansion. Vichy Laboratories launched Ideal Soleil After-Sun In-Shower to reduce skin dryness caused due to sun exposure in 2016.

Key players operating in global after-sun products market include L'Oréal Group, Beiersdorf AG, Christian Dior SE, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc., Shiseido Co., Avon Products, Inc., Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc., Kao Corporation, Unilever PLC, and The Procter & Gamble Company.

Research Methodology

Coherent Market Insights followsa comprehensive research methodology focused on providing the most precise market analysis. The company leverages a data triangulation model which helps company to gauge the market dynamics and provide accurate estimates. Key components of the research methodologies followed for all our market reports include:

  • Primary Research (Trade Surveys and Experts Interviews)
  • Desk Research
  • Proprietor Data Analytics Model

In addition to this, Coherent Market Insights has access to a wide range of the regional and global reputed paid data bases, which helps the company to figure out the regional and global market trends and dynamics. The company analyses the industry from the 360 Degree Perspective i.e. from the Supply Side and Demand Side which enables us to provide granular details of the entire ecosystem for each study. Finally, a Top-Down approach and Bottom-Up approach is followed to arrive at ultimate research findings.

Smiley face

Coherent Market Insights desk research is based on a principle set of research techniques:

  • National level desk research: It Includes research analysis of regional players, regional regulatory bodies, regional trade associations, and regional organization.
  • Multinational level desk research: The research team keeps a track of multinational players, global regulatory bodies, global trade associations, and global organization.

Coherent Market Insights has a large amount of in-house repository of industry database. This is leveraged as a burner for initiating a new research study. Key secondary sources include:

  • Governmental bodies, National and international social welfare institutions, and organizations creating economic policies among others.
  • Trade association, National and international media and trade press.
  • Company Annual reports, SEC filings, Corporate Presentations, press release, news, and specification sheet of manufacturers, system integrators, brick and mortar - distributors and retailers, and third party online commerce players.
  • Scientific journals, and other technical magazines and whitepapers.
Smiley face

Preliminary Data Mining

The raw data is obtained through the secondary findings, in house repositories, and trade surveys. It is then filtered to ensure that the relevant information including industry dynamics, trends, and outlook is retained for further research process.

Data Standardization:

Holistic approach is used to ensure that the granular and uncommon parameters are taken into consideration to ensure accurate results. The information from the paid databases are further combined to the raw data in order to standardize it.

Coherent Statistical model

We arrive at our final research findings through simulation models. Coherent Data Analytics Model is a statistical tool that helps company to forecast market estimates. Few of the parameters considered as a part of the statistical model include:

  • Micro-economic indicators
  • Macro-economic indicators
  • Environmental indicators
  • Socio-political indicators
  • Technology indicators

Data Processing

Once the findings are derived from the statistical model, large volume of data is process to confirm accurate research results. Data analytics and processing tools are adopted to process large chunk of collected informative data. In case, a client customizes the study during the process, the research finding till then are benchmarked, and the process for new research requirement is initiated again.

Data Validation

This is the most crucial stage of the research process. Primary Interviews are conducted to validate the data and analysis. This helps in achieving the following purposes:

  • It provides first-hand information on the market dynamics, outlook, and growth parameters.
  • Industry experts validates the estimates which helps the company to cement the on-going research study.
  • Primary research includes online surveys, face-to face interviews, and telephonic interviews.

The primary research is conducted with the ecosystem players including, but not limited to:

  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Manufacturers
  • System Integrators
  • Distributors
  • End-users

Choose License Type

"How Can I Help You" ?

Finding it difficult to find the research that would cater to your business demands? Give us a chance to help you. One of our Research Consultants will connect to provide a customized solution.

[email protected]

Key Benefits

  • Custom Research Solution

    Talk to our research consultant to design an exclusive report as per your research needs.

  • Customer Fulfilment

    We aim to fulfil client's research demands with tailored research solutions.

  • Quick Turnaround Time Reports

    We aim to provide research studies in quickest turnaround time and in a much cost effective manner.

  • 360-degree Approach

    We cover each industry from supply and demand side with an aim to provide a most holistic research study.

  • Assured Quality

    We strive to provide most accurate and reliable research findings in our research reports.