Market Statistics

Cosmetic products can be divided into five main categories:

  • perfumes and fragrances
  • decorative cosmetics (make-up)
  • skin care
  • hair care
  • toiletries

This section provides a breakdown of the industry estimates of the market share of each of these categories, and their sub-categories, in relation to the entire UK cosmetic market; and gives the country shares of the top markets in the European Union.

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UK in 2018

CTPA does not have expertise in retailing or marketing trends although we do publish topline market statistics on the CTPA website from a collaborative report compiled for the CTPA by Kantar Worldpanel and IRI.