Hair Loss Treatment & Removal in the US: Market Research Report

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Hair Loss Treatment & Removal Market Research Report | NAICS 81219b | Dec 2014

Renewed growth: The aging US population will drive demand for hair restoration services

IBISWorld’s Hair Loss Treatment & Removal 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.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Although the recession led to reduced spending on industry services due to high unemployment and low disposable incomes, demand is forecast to pick up as the economy recovers. Industry growth will be driven by improving disposable income, an aging population and an increasing emphasis on outward appearance. Many major operators will seek to expand internationally and launch new brands, products and services. At the same time, they will continue to experience competition from substitutes, such as surgical procedures, pharmaceuticals, herbal remedies and lotions... purchase to read more

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Given that Hair Loss Treatment and Removal industry is largely service based, this industry carries a moderate level of capital intensity. The few capital investments in this industry are dominated by machinery and equipment used in the hair removal process. Hair removal requires lasers, electrical probes or heated light equipment. On the other hand, treatment centers rely heavily on the knowledge and expertise of hair care professionals. Additionally, most industry operators require a significant number of administrative and service personnel to help complete clerical tasks and general customer support. Consequently, wage costs are high in this industry, accounting for an estimated 24.3% of industry revenue in 2014... purchase to read more


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What is the Hair Loss Treatment & Removal Industry?

This industry comprises establishments that primarily engage in nonsurgical treatments for hair loss and replacement, as well as hair removal and scalp treatment services. Hospitals and medical clinics that provide hair restoration surgeries are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
Temporary hair removalPermanent hair removal Hair replacementHair restoration
Industry Activities
Operating depilatory (i.e. hair removal) salons Operating electrolysis (i.e. hair removal) salonsProviding hair loss treatment Providing hair weaving servicesProviding scalp treatment services

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