Cosmetics and Personal Care Ingredients Market Report - Forecast till 2030

Cosmetics & Personal Care Ingredients Market: Information By Type (Formaldehyde, Glycerols, Titanium Dioxide, Isopropyls, Alcohols, Dimethicone, Sodium Lauryl Sulphate, Parabens, Tocopherols, Benzones, Oleochemical, Surfactants, Polymer, Botanical Extracts and others), Application (Emulsifiers and Stabilizer, Preservatives, Thickeners, Moisturizers, Emollient and others), End-Use (Skincare, Haircare, Fragrance, Bath & Shower and others), Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Middle East & Africa) - Forecast till 2030

ID: MRFR/CnM/2602-CR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 135 pages

Cosmetics & Personal Care Ingredients Market Overview

The cosmetics and personal care ingredients market value is likely to attain a global market value that accounts for USD 14,170.26 million during the ongoing forecast period of 2021-2028. During the period, the market trends are expected to attain a global CAGR that is estimated at 5.78% by the end of the forecast period in 2028.

The chemicals or naturally derived ingredients are used for the synthesis of cosmetics and personal care ingredients. These ingredients are combined and formulated for the improvement of products and properties.

COVID 19 Analysis

The coronavirus disease was considered as any other normal infection until it took on the health of the people in the native Chinese border followed by its spread in international locations due to inter and intrastate and country travel. The obnoxious spread of the pandemic has been a matter of concern for the developed, developing, and under-developed countries and their healthcare system, and service providers. The situation is worsening as the underdevelopment, production, and availability of vaccines are pushing people to alter their lifestyle and introduce new changes in their daily life, accordingly. The struggles have been huge and never-ending for both the companies and the consumers who demand these market products and services. The imposition of lockdown and other strict norms are hampering the ability of the market to develop and maintain a global market supply and demand chain mechanism.

The global companies and governments are understanding the need of the market to resume the production and manufacturing of the market functions that will help the market to undergo growth and recover the losses that were incurred during the pandemic outbreak. Also, the rising investments from mass governments followed by the development of new and innovative market products and strategies are helping the market to grow as per the predictions by the cosmetics and personal care ingredients market size experts for the forecast period ending in 2028.

Competitive Landscape

The rising cosmetics and personal care ingredients market value is a result of the efforts poured in by the following prominent players of the market and the recent developments undertaken in both the domestic and international locations to meet the rising needs of the global target audience:

  • BASF SE (Germany)

  • Lonza (Switzerland)

  • Clariant (Switzerland)

  • Ashland (US)

  • Croda International Plc. (UK)

  • Evonik Industries AG (Germany)

  • Nouryon (North-Holland)

  • Solvay (Belgium)

  • Dow (US)

Market Dynamics


There have been increasing consumers' proclivity towards the versatility of products. Especially the employed population is likely to expand their skincare ingredients' and products requirement. Also, the growth can be attributed to consumers' chaotic lifestyles which pushes them to streamline their daily skincare and beauty routines that are resulting in making the multipurpose products grow and gain approval. The several product benefits rendered such as anti-aging, moisturizing, toning, cleansing, UV and harmful rays protection, and antioxidants are likely to promote the cosmetics & personal care ingredients market share during the forecast period of 2021-2028. There has been an increase in per capita disposable income witnessed that is being tagged along with the development in the number of working professionals that have elevated their spending on personal grooming. This, in turn, is likely to drive the growth of the market both in terms of size and revenue.


However, there are considerable market issues and challenges that might hamper the possibility of the cosmetics and personal care ingredients market growth. The global governments are placing rigorous restrictions on the use of ingredients that might reduce the demand associated with global cosmetic and personal care ingredients shortly.

Technology Analysis

The demand for skin lightening products is increasing and is being experienced to be the maximum use in global locations like the Asia Pacific region followed by the Middle East. This is because of the increasing fixation and obsession towards having a fair skin tone, especially among the youth and women residents. There have been collective instances of social bias and differences that people tend to witness based on skin color. Also, there is a huge requirement for cruelty-free cosmetics owing to the awareness spread amongst consumers as there has been an increased understanding of the approval procedures.

Study Objectives

  • The market report aims to have a crisp, fruitful, and in-depth discussion of the market functions before and after the arrival of the pandemic. The market report covers the functional aspects of the market based on which the industry leaders and market experts have predicted the attainable CAGR for the market followed by the revenue for the market during the forecast period that will be ending in 2028.

  • The report further has a meaningful discussion of the basis on which the market has been segmented followed by understanding the ability of the market segments to meet the rising needs of the target audience and create a niche for the market products and services in the regional and international locations.

  • The report helps the market investors and potential market buyers draw a competitive graph amongst the market players and the recent developments undertaken by them during the ongoing forecast period of 2021-2028. The report also highlights the activities of the competitive players like mergers, collaborations, increases in investments, acquisitions, joint ventures, and much more.

Segment Overview

The cosmetics and personal care ingredients market growth during the forecast period of 2021-2028 is a result of the market segmentation followed by the excellent performance in maintenance of the demand and supply chain mechanism. The market has been segmented like:

Based On Type

The formaldehyde segment of the market is being recognized as the quickest and the major market segment that was controlling around 17.4% share in the historic forecast period that ended in 2019. The market segment will progress similarly during the current forecast period.

Based On The Application

The preservative segment, as a part of the application market segment, is likely to emerge as the fastest-growing segment and is projected to attain a global CAGR of 4.5%  during the forecast period.

Based On End Use

Based on the market end-use, the industry has been divided and includes skincare, toners, moisturizers, cleansers, and others. The skincare segment accounted for a global CAGR of 32.6% during the historic forecast period that ended in 2019. In 2021, the segment is anticipated to attain a 7.1% CAGR because the customers are favoring the use of beautifying skin products that help enhance their looks, and further, boosting their confidence and demand resulting in the expansion of the cosmetics and personal care ingredients market size.

Regional Analysis

The cosmetics and personal care ingredients industry is focusing on its development and expansion in 4 major mushrooming economies of the world. The North American market, is expected to establish dominance over the global market owing to the enhanced demand for cosmetic products in the market during the forecast period of 2021-2028. The US region, as a part of the North American market is the chief for cosmetic exports. The market is heavily investing in the research and development department for the development of advanced market products and beauty devices that will enhance the market’s potential.

Recent Developments

Jan 2021 California passed new legislation prohibiting 24 chemicals from cosmetic use beginning in about four years. Known as the Toxic-Free Cosmetics Act, California Assembly Bill 2762 would, commencing January 1, 2025, forbid a person or entity from manufacturing, selling, delivering, holding, or offering for sale, in commerce any cosmetic product that contains any of several specified intentionally added ingredients, except under specified circumstances.

Jan 2021 Researchers from the University of Toledo in the US explored the cosmetic ingredients available to protect from blue light and looked at existing testing methods to substantiate protection claims. As science advanced in the blue light category, the personal care industry would increase further in protective product expansion. The researchers stated a few key cosmetic ingredient groups currently offer blue light protection claims, obtained through natural and synthetic means, including botanicals, algae-derived, vitamins, and UV filters. The largest number of ingredients offering blue light protection claims could be categorized as botanicals.

Jan 2021 LBB Specialties revealed the deal that adds CSS to its roster of subsidiary beauty ingredient distributors. The investment brings extra capital and commercial relations to support CCS's principals and customers' growth, building upon our dedicated CCS team's success. CCS distributes chemicals for nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, OTC, food and beverage, agriculture, and personal care.

Jan 2021 Pritzker Private Capital announced closing the deal with multinational specialty chemical company Vertellus. Many of the ingredients Vertellus makes for the personal care industry have applications in various categories like fragrance, lip care, and beauty in general, and other industry sectors like health, home care, and flavors. These ingredients include a few castor wax, hexadecane, methyl benzoate, zinc acetate, and many others.

Jan 2021 Tilley Chemical Company, a fragrance, and personal care ingredient distributor, has accepted SK Capital's investment. Tilley family retains leadership roles following SK Capital acquisition. SK Capital has investments in Venator companies that make low nano titanium dioxide (TiO2). The titanium dioxide pigment, knows as HOMBITAN AFDC101 used in color cosmetic and complexion product formulations, among others in its portfolio.

Jan 2021 Avant, a Hong Kong-based cultivated meat biotechnology start-up, has advanced a collagen ingredient from its cell cultivation technology to commercialize it for cosmetics use by early 2022. The novel, clean label, sustainable, and functional ingredient branded Zellulin is pointed for skincare and personal care products such as creams and serums. Zellulin can help counter oxidation applicable for anti-aging applications and potentially wound healing and dressing. In the form of a freeze-dried powder, it is water-soluble, odor-free, and non-GM. With a growing demand for clean label skincare products, the company was inspired to produce the ingredient utilizing its cell-based technology, which is essentially a soluble tank of fish cells, in a controlled environment.

Report Overview

The cosmetics and personal care ingredients market trends are depicted through the report that has been compiled for the forecast period that will be ending in 2028. The report discusses the market potential based on the market dynamics like drivers, opportunities, challenges, and restraints, that have an impact on the final market valuation for the forecast period. The report discusses the rising market competition based on the intakes and trends introduced followed by the recent developments undertaken during the period.

Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size

  • 2025: USD 14,170.26 Million
  • 2030: Significant Value
  •   CAGR   5.78% (2022-2030)
      Base Year   2021
      Forecast Period   2022 to 2030
      Historical Data   2019 & 2020
      Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
      Report Coverage    Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
      Segments Covered   Type, Application, End Use
      Geographies Covered    North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
      Key Vendors   Dongming Jujin Chemical Co., Ltd., Ittihad International Chemicals Trading LLC (IICT), SABIC, Reza Chemical Industries (RCI) (REZA Investment Company Ltd.), Artec Chemical Company Limited, Chemanol and DOGOIDE Group
      Key Market Opportunities   Demand For Cruelty-Free Cosmetics
      Key Market Drivers

  • Surge In Personal Disposable Income Levels
  • Preference For Multi-Purpose Cosmetic Products

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

    The cosmetics & personal care ingredients market is predicted to grow at a 5.78% CAGR between 2017-2025.

    The global cosmetics & personal care ingredients market is predicted to touch USD 14,170.26 million by 2025.

    North America is predicted to dominate the cosmetics & personal care ingredients market.

    Key players profiled in the cosmetics & personal care ingredients market include Coptis (US), Pharmacos (India), Sinerga S.p.A. (Italy), Symrise (Germany), SABIC (Saudi Arabia), Eastman Chemical Company (US), Dow (US), Croda International Plc (UK), Akzo Nobel N.V. (Netherlands), and BASF SE (Germany).

    Demand for multipurpose products is the key factor boosting the market growth.