The Asia Pacific hydrolyzed collagen market is expected to grow from US$ 198.58 million in 2019 to US$ 316.75 million by 2027; it is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.1% from 2020 to 2027. Skin is the largest organ of the human body. Aging introduces visible alterations such as wrinkles, skin loosening, and dehydration. Habits such as drinking, smoking, and stress or sleep deprivation accelerate the skin’s aging process. Hydrolyzed collagen assists in increasing skin health and helps fix wrinkles. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of collagen implants to treat acne scars and smooth wrinkles. Hydrolyzed collagen is applied in various personal care and cosmetic products, including lotions, color cosmetics, skincare lotions, hair care, and baby oil. When used in hair care preparations, it improves hair’s appearance by strengthening hair body, suppleness, or sheen. It also aids in enhancing the texture of hair that has been damaged by physically stress.. Skincare products with hydrolyzed collagen improve the appearance of damaged or dry skin by reducing flaking and restoring suppleness.
The marine segment led the Asia Pacific hydrolyzed collagen market based on source in 2019. Marine hydrolyzed collagen is mainly derived from fish, jellyfish, and sponges, and it helps improve cartilage and skin health. In cell culture, marine collagen enhances the quality of collagen, while in animals, it facilitates the development of bone mineral density and toughness. Optimal dietary protein intake beneficially influences weight management, muscle repair, lean body mass, and immune function, among other benefits. Preclinical studies show that ingesting marine collagen helps in the repair of skin collagen and elastin protein fibers as well as in significant thickening of epidermis. Marine collagen comprises several amino acids?lysine, proline, glycine, and hydroxyproline. Proline and glycine act as major antioxidants by providing protection against free radicals that cause cell damage; they also promote bone health.
The Asia Pacific hydrolyzed collagen market size has been derived using both primary and secondary sources. To begin the research process, exhaustive secondary research has been conducted using internal and external sources to obtain qualitative and quantitative information related to the market. The process also serves the purpose of obtaining overview and forecast for the Asia Pacific hydrolyzed collagen market with respect to all the segments pertaining to the region. Also, multiple primary interviews have been conducted with industry participants to validate the data, as well as to gain more analytical insights into the topic. The participants who typically take part in such a process include industry expert such as VPs, business development managers, market intelligence managers, and national sales managers?along with external consultants such as valuation experts, research analysts, and key opinion leaders?specializing in the Asia Pacific hydrolyzed collagen market. A few of the key companies in the market in Asia Pacific are Gelita AG; Rousselot; Nitta Gelatin; Protein S.A.; ConnOils LLC; Norland Products Inc.; PB Leiner; Ewald-Gelatin GmbH; Titan Biotech Limitedand Viscofan BioEngineering.