March, 19 2019: Adroit Market Research today published a study on the “Global Baby Skin Care Market Size 2017 by Product Type (Natural, Pharmaceutical and Mass/Generalist),by Age Group (0-6 months, 7-12 months, 13-24 months), by Distribution Channel (Super Market, Convenience Store, Wholesaler, Retailer, Online sales, and Pharmacy), Region and Forecast 2018 to 2025”. The global baby skin care market size is estimated by studying the ongoing trends and consumption patterns of the baby skin care products across the globe.
The global baby skin care market size is projected to be valued USD 18.93 billion by 2025. Growing population and increasing use of baby skin care products by adults especially by females to moisturise and care for their skin is expected to boost the sales of baby skin care products in North America and Europe.
Recently J&J’s baby skin care products were confirmed to have cancer causing asbestos content. This controversy led to increase in demand for natural baby skin care products. Other factors such as increasing awareness about the side effects of chemical products and increasing women literacy is also contributing towards growing demand of the natural baby skin care products. Pharmaceutical baby skin care products sales is expected to go high in Europe and Asia Pacific region due to increasing cases of atopic eczema in Europe and increasing child births in Asia-Pacific region.
The online sales distribution segment is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR of 10.29% during the forecast period of 2018 to 2025. Increasing penetration of internet, increasing popularity if E-commerce and growing working women population across the world has led to increasing practice of online buying of baby skin care products. However still, many parents prefer to buy baby skin care products from pharmacies as they trust pharmacies will sell authentic and best quality products as compared to other sales channels. Pharmacies are expected to acquire second highest market share following supermarkets for baby skin care products.
Geographically, Asia Pacific led the baby skin care market share in the global market in 2017, growing with a CAGR of 7.10% from 2018 to 2025. China in 2015, scrapped its one-child policy, allowing couples to have two children on the back of growing concerns regarding China’s ageing population. Thus, demand for baby skin care products is expected to become surge significantly and become double by the end of the decade. Also, demand for baby skin care products from the emerging African countries is also expected to go high in coming decades as the fertility rate is highest in African region as compared to others regions. Major trend observed in Latin American countries is the shift towards premium products. People in this part of the world like to show off and with increasing disposable income parents prefer buying premium skin care products for their babies.
Some of the leading players operating in the market include P&G, Bepanthen, Aveeno, Unilever, California Baby, Weleda, Amorepacific Group, Sebapharma GmbH & Co. KG, Johnsons & Johnsons, Mustela, Krauter Healthcare Ltd, Himalaya Herbals, Artsana USA Inc, La Roche-Posay Laboratoire Pharmaceutique, Bioderma Laboratories, Uriage, Avene, Klorane Laboratories & Cetaphil. The most noted trend observed is that companies are investing in natural baby skin care products and are coming up with natural baby skin care products to attract the new age parents who want the best for their babies.
Key segments of the global baby skin care market
Product Overview, 2015-2025 (USD Million)
- Natural Product
- Pharmaceutical Product
- Mass/Generalist Product
Distribution Channel Overview, 2015-2025 (USD Million)
- Convenience Store
- Online Sales
Age Group Overview, 2015-2025 (USD Million)
- 0-6 Months
- 7-12 Months
- 13-24 Months
Regional Overview, 2015-2025 (USD Million)
- North America
- Rest of Europe
- Asia Pacific
- Rest of APAC
- Central & South America
- Rest of Latin America
- Middle East and Africa
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa
- Rest of MEA