Acne Treatment Manufacturing OTC in the US: Market Research Report

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Acne Treatment Manufacturing OTC Market Research Report | Life Sciences | OTC Medicines | Dec 2012

Face forward: New products and stable demand for acne treatment will sustain growth

IBISWorld’s Acne Treatment Manufacturing OTC market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Guthy-Renker Guthy-Renker market share
Johnson & Johnson Johnson & Johnson market share
Reckitt Benckiser PLC Reckitt Benckiser PLC market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 07-12
Annual Growth 12-17
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Viewed as a necessity, the industry's performance remained strong during the recession, as consumers continued to buy acne treatments. Revenue growth will continue over the next five years, as disposable incomes improve and manufacturers cater to consumer preferences for all-natural products. Nevertheless, competition from prescription acne treatments and laser procedures may limit overall growth.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

IBISWorld estimates that in 2012, the top three industry participants (Johnson & Johnson, Guthy-Renker and Reckitt-Benckiser) hold a combined market share of about 68.1%, reflecting a medium level of concentration. However, the remainder of the industry is characterized by a large number of small and medium-size businesses. IBISWorld research indicates that companies employ only about 41 workers on average.

In the five years to 2012, industry concentration has gradually increased: in 2007, the same three players accounted for 54.0% of market share. While no major mergers and acquisitions have occurred during the past five years, major industry players have been able to expand their share of the market by leveraging their brand power... purchase to read more


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What is the Acne Treatment Manufacturing OTC Industry?

This industry manufactures over-the-counter (i.e. nonprescription) acne treatment and medication. Industry products include active ingredients such benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, sulfur, resorcinol or a combination of such ingredients, in addition to a range of inactive ingredients like emollients and surfactants. OTC acne treatments are mostly topical and are manufactured as gels, moisturizers, lotions, creams, soaps and pads.

Industry Products
Facial cleansers and scrubsFacial lotions and creamsBody careOther acne treatment
Industry Activities
Manufacturing over-the-counter acne treatments

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