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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Spas are expanding their services, particularly antiaging treatments, to stimulate growth
  • Industry employment has grown, keeping pace with overall industry expansion
  • Higher disposable incomes will boost average industry revenue generated per client
  • Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Health and Wellness Spas industry has experienced steady growth over the five years to 2016. Industry revenue has gradually recovered with improving per capita disposable income and consumer confidence. To generate growth, spas have expanded their array of service offerings, particularly their range of antiaging and medical treatments. The baby-boomer generation is expected to take advantage of expanding antiaging services over the next five years, making the demographic an especially important source of industry growth.

    Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    The Health and Wellness Spas industry has low barriers to entry. The industry is in the mature stage of its industry life cycle, and companies are slowly entering the industry to satisfy the slowly rising demand. Competition within the industry is high and increasing, however, which does present a slight barrier for potential entrants. Startup costs are low, as new entrants need only rent a space and purchase relatively cheap equipment. However, a company's success relies upon the skill of its employees, so a new entrant would need to find and hire talented masseurs, skin-care specialists, hair and nail stylists, and other skilled workers. In

    Additional Insights for the Health & Wellness Spas Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Health & Wellness Spas Industry are

  • Proximity to key markets
  • Having a loyal customer base
  • Business expertise of operators
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per capita disposable income and Number of adults aged 20 to 64 in the Health & Wellness Spas industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Health & Wellness Spas Industry?

    Companies in this industry offer spa services, such as massages, facials and body treatments. The industry includes day spas, spa resorts, hotel spas and medical spas.

    Industry Products
    Massage and bodywork treatments
    Skin-care treatments
    Hair and nail treatments
    Industry Activities
    Providing massages
    Providing skin-care treatments
    Providing facials
    Providing hair treatments
    Providing nail treatments
    Retailing skin-care and cosmetic merchandise

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Number of adults aged 20 to 64
  • Time spent on leisure and sports
  • Poverty rate

  • Current Performance
  • Steady expansion
  • Sources of growth
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Building up demand
  • Growth markets
  • Table: Health & Wellness Spas Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Health & Wellness Spas Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Beauty, Cosmetics & Fragrance Stores
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Drug, Cosmetic & Toiletry Wholesaling
  • Dry Cleaners

  • Products & Services
  • Massage and bodywork treatments
  • Skin-care treatments
  • Hair and nail treatments
  • Retail
  • Other
  • Chart: Health & Wellness Spas Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Adult women
  • Seniors
  • Adult men
  • Teenagers and children
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Health & Wellness Spas Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWagesPurchasesRent and utilitiesDepreciation
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Health & Wellness Spas

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Health & Wellness Spas Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Massage Envy
  • Table: Massage Envy - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Health & Wellness Spas Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Health & Wellness Spas Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Per Capita Disposable Income (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
  • Any therapeutic, healing or personal development technique that involves touching, energy medicine or physical manipulation.
  • Exfoliation
  • A cosmetic technique aimed at removing dead skin cells from the face and body.
  • Facial Mask
  • A cosmetic product applied to the face for a set time, used for different purposes, including deep cleansing, healing acne scars or hyper-pigmentation, and skin brightening.
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