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The Australian skincare sector is led by the facial care category in both value and volume terms. The category is also expected to register the fastest value growth during 2018-2023. Hypermarkets & supermarkets is the leading channel for distribution of skincare products in the country. Rigid plastics is the most commonly used pack material in the sector, followed by flexible packaging and glass. L`Oreal S.A., Natura Cosmeticos S A, and Procter & Gamble are the leading market players in the Australian skincare sector.

Our Country Profile report on the Skincare sector in Australia provides insights on high growth categories to target, trends in the usage of package materials, category level distribution channel data and market share of brands.

What else is contained?

  • Sector data: Overall sector value and volume data with growth analysis for 2013-2023.
  • Category coverage: Value and growth analysis for eye make-up, face make-up, lip make-up and nail make-up with inputs on individual segment share within each sector and the change in their market share forecast for 2018-2023.
  • Distribution data: Percentage of sales within each sector through distribution channels such as cash & carries & warehouse clubs, convenience stores, department stores, hypermarkets & supermarkets, vending machines, e-retailers, “dollar stores”, variety stores & general merchandise retailers, drug stores & pharmacies, and other general retailers.
  • Leading players: Market share of brands and private labels in both value and volume terms in 2018.
  • Packaging data: consumption breakdown for package materials and pack types in each category, in terms of percentage share of number of units sold. Pack material data for rigid plastics, glass, flexible packaging, rigid metal and others; pack type data for: specialty container, bottle, tube, tub and others.


  • The facial care category is expected to gain market share in value terms during 2018-2023
  • Per capita consumption of facial care products is higher compared with other skincare products in Australia
  • Hypermarkets & supermarkets is the leading distribution channel in the Australian skincare sector
  • Aesop is the leading brand in the Australian skincare sector
  • Private label penetration was highest in the hand care category, in 2018
  • Private labels are growing at a higher CAGR than brands in the Australian skincare sector
  • Rigid plastics is the most commonly used pack material in the Australian skincare sector

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  • Our team of analysts have placed a significant emphasis on changes expected in the market that will provide a clear picture of the opportunities that can be tapped over the next five years, resulting in revenue expansion
  • The packaging analysis report helps manufacturers, in identifying the most commonly used packaging materials in the sector
  • Analysis on key macro-economic indicators such as real GDP, nominal GDP, consumer price index, household consumption expenditure, population (by age group, gender, rurral-urban split, and employed people and unemployment rate. It also includes economic summary of the country along with labor market and demographic trends.