Description of the Report
After Sun Care Products Market Outlook 2026
The worldwide after-sun care products market was valued at US$1 2.1 billion as of 2018 and is predicted to reach US dollars 2.9 billion by 2026. It is expected to grow at an estimated CAGR of 3.7 percent during the forecast time. Sunlight is an essential component for many vital functions like vitamin D production as well as the management of circadian rhythm. But, excessive exposure to the sun’s light could cause harm. UV (UV) radiations from the sun can cause skin damage, which can cause sunburn, aging, or skin cancer. The products after sun can be generally sold as over-the-counter skin-nourishing cosmetics by people engaged with outdoor pursuits after sun care products assist in healing skin after sun-damaged. These products contain antioxidants, vitamins, and other ingredients that soothe the skin in one package. Organic sun care products contain essential oils, for instance.
Consumers are constantly seeking more sophisticated and multi-functional skin care products to help them with their daily routines for skin care. This has led to the introduction innovative multifunctional sun care products on the market. They are incorporated with other cosmetic ingredients like anti-aging, lotions that have moisture-enhancing properties, pigmenting agents, and primers for makeup. After-sun products that work together with targeted skin care products are increasing in popularity with consumers.
Organic after-sun care products, including essential oils and organic and natural products made by home-based sun care products, are extensively favored by residents on the market. Most consumers purchase organic products for sun protection via an established supply chain. However, the increasing use of the internet and growing recognition for distribution channels that are e-commerce has led to a significant increase in the availability of locally manufactured products. This has increased the presence of local companies in the world after-sun care market.
SMEs working within Asia as well as Europe are looking at selling online to boost sales. The companies are also investing in different marketing and advertising strategies to raise awareness of their products. People’s rising popularity of organic suncare products and the growing preference for organic and natural cosmetics are expected to boost the products for after suncare market during the forecast time.
The rapid growth in the distribution of goods via e-commerce is the primary reason for the emergence of counterfeit cosmetics. According to a study by Financial Times, in 2017, the online sales of non-grocery items increased by 12.5 percent to account for 24.1 percent of the total sales. The cosmetics industry has been a significant victim of counterfeiting due to the large number of people purchasing goods via online channels for sales. Furthermore, the absence or lack of trust in brands among customers when purchasing cosmetics is also a factor in the decline in cosmetics sales.
Companies operating in the post-sun care market face problems from distributors who sell fake products; consequently, they see a decline in sales. This increase in counterfeiting due to a lack of effective Supply Chain Management is predicted to limit the growth of personal care and cosmetics products over the long term.
The increasing disposable income and concern about the risks that could come with the sun’s exposure and sun care increase demands for sun products for sun care. Top manufacturers focus on the private label market to broaden their reach to the post-sun care product market, thus boosting overall growth in revenue for the sun care industry.
The hunt for organic and natural sunscreen products has been growing and is a significant factor in expanding products for after sun care market demand. Customers seek the physical effects of sun protection that contain mineral-based components such as titanium dioxide or zinc oxide. The need for such after-sun care products has increased because of the increasing number of adverse reactions to chemical ingredients like Oxybenzone, Avobenzone, Octisalate, and homosalate. These ingredients are found in these products.
The Retail Pharmacies segment is anticipated to expand at the maximum CAGR of 4.4 percent during the forecast time.
According to a Consumer Reports National Research Center study, about half of sunscreen consumers look for natural products while shopping. Consumers who purchase after-sun care products are focussed on the ingredients in the development and are more influenced by these ingredients when making purchases. This highlights the importance of the ingredients used in sun care products.
The after-sun care product market is classified by price, shape, distribution channel, and location. Based on price, the market is divided as a premium after sun, mass, and sun. In terms of form, the post-sun care products market segments comprise cream lotion, gel, and essential oils, among other products. The distribution channel is categorized into retail pharmacies, convenience stores, supermarket/hypermarkets, and e-commerce.
The after-sun care products market is examined throughout North America (the U.S., Canada, and Mexico), Europe (Germany, France, and Europe (Germany, France, UK, Spain, Italy along with the Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (China, India, Japan, Australia, South-East Asia along with Rest of Asia-Pacific), and LAMEA (the Middle East, Latin America, and Africa).
North America dominates the Global After Sun Care Products market and is predicted to expand at a CAGR of 2.5 percent over the forecast timeframe.
The leading players in the after-sun care products comprise LOral SAS, Beiersdorf AG, Clarins Group, Lancaster Group, Unilever Plc, Estee Lauder Companies, Bioderma Laboratories, Johnson and Johnson, Coty Inc., and Shiseido.
The Benefits of HTML0 for After Sun Care Products Market:
- The report offers a thorough quantitative and qualitative analysis of the present market for after sun care product patterns and forecasts to aid in assessing the current market share and opportunities.
- The main drivers, constraints, and opportunities, as well as a detailed market analysis, are detailed in the report.
- Market analysis is carried out by observing the critical positioning of products and keeping track of the leading market leaders within the market.
- The report provides comprehensive qualitative information on the possible niche segments or regions experiencing positive after-sun care market expansion.
- The industry player positioning segment helps with benchmarking and provides a picture of the current position of players as well as the products for the after sun care market forecast.
After Sun Care Products Market Report Scope and Segmentation
|UNIT||Value (USD Million/Billion)|
|BY REGION||North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Middle East and Africa|
The Key Market Segments
- By Distribution Channel
- Retail Pharmacies
- Convenience stores
- By Formulation
- Essential Oils
- By Price Point
- Mass After Sun
- Premium After Sun
- By Region
- North America
- The Netherlands
- Czech Republic
- Rest of Europe
- Asia Pacific
- South Korea
- Australia & New Zealand
- Rest of Asia Pacific
- South America
- Rest of South America
- The Middle East & Africa
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa
- Northern Africa
- Rest of MEA
- North America
- By Distribution Channel
Principal Market Participants
- Beiersdorf AG
- Bioderma Laboratories
- Clarins Holding
- Coty Inc.
- The Este Lauder Companies Inc.
- Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc. (J&J)
- LOral SAS
- REVLON, INC.
- Shiseido Company, Limited
- Unilever PLC