Beauty and Personal Care Surfactants Market Size, Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook, Application Development Potential, Price Trends, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2021 – 2027

Report ID: GMI4055

Summary Methodology

Beauty and Personal Care Surfactants Market size is likely to observe substantial gains from 2019 to 2025 on account of increasing product demand for producing personal care & beauty products including conditioners, shampoos, sunscreens, moisturizing lotions and anti-ageing formulations. Rising demand for such products specially from younger population is anticipated to fuel the beauty and personal care surfactants market demand over the forecast period.  

Surfactants are a vital ingredient in various home care, personal & beauty care products. It is chemical that works to stabilize mixtures of water and oil by decreasing surface tension through the interface between water and oil molecules. As oil and water does not dissolve in each other, surfactant is required to mix it and keep it from separating into two different layers.  

Non-ionic surfactants market size is projected to grow significantly in estimated timeframe. Non-ionic surfactants are the types of surfactants that does not ionize when dissolve in water. They are extremely stable and are strong electrolytes or acid base resistant. This gives them ability to dissolve very poorly soluble ingredients, thus driving its demand in skin care, personal care and beauty care products. In addition, rise in demand for various waterless products including facewash and cleansers is predicted to drive beauty and personal care surfactants market growth.

Amphoteric surfactants are likely to register substantial gains over the forecast period on account of its increasing application in personal and skin care products. It comprises of various properties including low toxicity, compatibility, antibacterial, anti-itching, mild on skin & eyes and excellent resistance to hard water making it favourable to skin care manufacturers, thus propelling its market growth.

Global beauty and personal care surfactants market size from skin care application is anticipated to witness steady growth in the stipulated timeframe. Increase retail business penetration  supported by growth in online shopping, mainly in India and China will propel skin care market growth. Growing demand for anti-ageing formulation from rising middle aged and geriatric population as well as changing beauty trends is likely to further boost skin care products demand thus driving the market growth.

Hair care application market share is predicted to significantly expand due to increase in hair related problems and shift in fashion trends in younger population. Innovations and new product development owing to grey hair problems is likely to favour product demand. Moreover, growth in salon services supported by rising demand for profession formulations and changing trends among male consumers are additional factors accelerating demand for hair care products, thus propelling beauty and personal care surfactants industry growth.

North America, led by Canada, Mexico, and U.S. beauty and personal care surfactants market, may witness robust gains in the forecasted timeframe. High purchasing power and consumer inclination towards spending on appearance are driving demand for personal care and beauty products in the region. Moreover, rise in preference for natural and organic beauty products to eliminate harmful effects of dust, sun and pollution is likely to generate substantial demand such products, thus driving beauty and personal care surfactants demand.

Europe, driven by UK, France, Italy, and Germany beauty and personal care surfactants market may show strong gains due to growth in skin care, hair care and cosmetics industry supported by favourable regulatory environment and new product development. Rising inclination consumer inclination towards their physical appearances have bolster the demand for skin care, hair care and antiaging products, which is anticipated to drive the surfactants market over the forecast period.

Asia pacific, led by Japan, India South Korea and China market may register significant gains in skin care as well as hair care industry. Increasing demand for skin care and hair care products from rising geriatric population is likely to boost market growth. Moreover, growing working population supported by migration of rural population to cities with increasing per capita income and changing preference towards effective beauty products is estimated to drive the surfactants demand in beauty and personal care industry.

Global beauty and personal care surfactants market share are highly consolidated. Major players include AkzoNobel, BASF, Kao Corporation, Rhodia, Stepan Company, Clariant, Croda International, Evonik Industries, Huntsman International, and DuPont Industrial Biosciences. The market is characterized with various strategic activities, including mergers and acquisitions and product innovations. Increasing demand for natural materials is driving the advancement and innovations in products, thereby escalating the market growth.

 Beauty and Personal Care Surfactants Market, By Product, 2014-2025 (Tons) (USD Million)

  • Non-Ionic
  • Cationic
  • Amphoteric
  • Anionic
  • Others

Beauty and Personal Care Surfactants Market, By Application, 2014-2025 (Tons) (USD Million)

  • Skin Care
  • Hair Care
  • Others

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Italy
    • Russia
    • Spain
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Thailand
    • Malaysia
    • Australia
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
  • Middle East & Africa
    • South Africa
    • Saudi Arabia
    • UAE

Company Profiles:

  • BASF
  • Kao Corporation
  • AkzoNobel
  • Stepan Company
  • Clariant
  • Rhodia
  • Evonik Industries
  • Croda International
  • Huntsman International
  • DuPont Industrial Biosciences


What Information does this report contain?

Historical data coverage: 2016 to 2020; Growth Projections: 2021 to 2027.
Expert analysis: industry, governing, innovation and technological trends; factors impacting development; drawbacks, SWOT.
6-7 year performance forecasts: major segments covering applications, top products and geographies.
Competitive landscape reporting: market leaders and important players, competencies and capacities of these companies in terms of production as well as sustainability and prospects.

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