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Active Ingredients for Global Cosmetics Market Report 2022: Demand for Cosmetics Amid Growing Consumer Desire to Look Good is Fueling Growth –

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New Study Highlights $4.3 Billion Global Market for Active Ingredients for Cosmetics by 2026

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global cosmetics active ingredients market estimated at US$3.5 billion in 2022 is expected to reach a revised size of US$4.3 billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 5.5% over the analysis period. .

Rising awareness among consumers about overall physical appearance, general pursuit of beauty, and increasing awareness of the benefits of using various cosmetic products to enhance skin care are driving the growth of the market for cosmetics, thus driving the demand for active cosmetic ingredients that find use in their manufacture. The market for active ingredients in cosmetics is driven by the growing demand for sun protection, anti-aging and skin whitening products.

Growing concerns about skin aging and the desire to achieve an even skin tone are also driving a high demand for active cosmetic ingredients. With growing concerns over premature aging, dry skin, age spots, premature aging and pigmentation, demand is increasing for ingredients used in anti-aging products. Additionally, new hair care solutions and increased use of natural ingredients provide favorable growth opportunities for the market.

The global cosmetic active ingredients market will also be driven by the growing interest of male consumers in personal care and grooming products. For example, male consumers are showing increased interest in hair care products such as hair serums.

Despite their higher cost compared to synthetic materials, natural or organic ingredients are finding favor amid growing consumer focus on health and the environment. The market is thus benefiting enormously from the growing enthusiasm of consumers for natural and active cosmetic ingredients, which is stimulating the demand for products such as botanical extracts, enzymes and amino acids. Growing demand for multifunctional ingredients, driven by rising sales of multifunctional products, is also supporting the market.

The positive market outlook is prompting manufacturers to focus on R&D initiatives to develop new products with unique ingredients, thereby driving the growth of the cosmetic actives market. Major players operating in the cosmetic active ingredients market are adopting strategies such as new product development, mergers, acquisitions, and expansions to strengthen their foothold in the market.

Select competitors (153 total featured):

  • Ashland, Inc.


  • Clariant S.A.

  • Croda International Plc

  • Evonik Industries AG

  • Gattefosse SAS

  • Givaudan AG

  • lonza

  • Lucas Meyer Cosmetics

  • nourion

  • Seppic SA

  • Symrise AG

Main topics covered:






  • Demand for cosmetics amid growing consumer desire to look good is fueling growth of cosmetic active ingredients market

  • A Review of Active Ingredients for Treating Various Skin Concerns

  • Trending ingredients for skin care products

  • Booming Beauty Trends Increase the Reach of Active Cosmetic Ingredients

  • Changing beauty product trends amid the pandemic are driving the development of innovative active ingredients

  • Pandemic-induced hand care products drive demand for new active ingredients

  • Growing use of beauty and cosmetic products among men: an opportunity for the active cosmetic ingredients market

  • Trend towards natural cosmetics fuels demand for natural active ingredients

  • Growth in sales of natural and organic cosmetics: growth potential

  • Demand for Natural Ingredients for Cosmetic Products Rises Amid Pandemic

  • Active ingredients of plant origin: increasing use in the formulations of natural cosmetic products

  • Green biotechnology emerges as a viable alternative to produce safe and sustainable active ingredients for skincare

  • Growing use of UV filters in cosmetics and personal care products

  • Growing popularity of active cosmetic ingredients of marine origin

  • Rise in sales of anti-aging products: a major factor fueling demand for active ingredients

  • Research-backed ingredients retain preference

  • Growing consumer interest in natural ingredients is driving strong demand for natural and organic anti-aging products

  • Cosmeceuticals with biologically active ingredients to improve skin function are beginning to find favor

  • Main anti-aging ingredients of cosmeceuticals

  • Cosmeceuticals get a boost from the introduction of lipid nanoparticles

  • Growing demand for anti-pollution cosmetics bodes well for the anti-pollution actives market

  • Rising Air Pollution Drives Need For Anti-Pollution Cosmetic Ingredients

  • Organic active ingredients for effective coverage of gray hair

  • The trend towards multifunctional active ingredients is accelerating in the cosmetics industry

  • Succinic acid emerges as a promising multifunctional ingredient

  • Evaluate the effectiveness of cosmetics with innovative versatile active ingredients

  • The Popularity of Sunscreen Products Presents an Opportunity for the Active Ingredients Market

  • Focus on the development of cosmetic active ingredients to provide protection against blue light

  • Concerns about the use of active ingredients used in sunscreen products





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