Hairdressing & Beauty Treatment in the UK: Market Research Report

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Hairdressing & Beauty Treatment Market Research Report | SIC S96.020 | Jan 2015

Making the cut: Salon prospects look good thanks to expanding service offerings

The Hairdressing & Beauty Treatment market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Hairdressing and Beauty Treatment industry has recorded a general decline of revenue over the past five years. Hair salons have remained relatively resilient through economic hardship in recent years due to the essential nature of the services provided. On the other hand, more expensive beauty salons have struggled due to the discretionary nature of services and the effects of falling disposable income during the first half of the five-year period through 2014-15. Sales of hair and beauty products within the industry have come under pressure from supermarkets and online retailers, although some industry operators now run their own online shops, which has helped to improve revenue figures in the more recent years... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

The Hairdressing and Beauty Treatment industry has recorded a general decline in revenue over the past five years. While demand for the industry's basic services, like haircuts, has been relatively steady owing to its indispensability, demand for higher value services has been weak for much of the five-year period, due to challenging consumer conditions. Value-conscious consumers have cut back on more discretionary services such as beauty treatments, colouring and hair extensions. Sales of hair products have come under fierce competition from online retailers. Although expected to grow by a marginal 0.2% in 2014-15, revenue is estimated to decrease at a compound annual rate of 1.7% over the five years through 2014-15 to reach £3.6 billion... purchase to read more


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What is the Hairdressing & Beauty Treatment Industry?

This industry provides hairdressing and beauty services for men and women. Hairdressing services include hair washing, trimming and cutting, setting, dyeing, tinting, blow drying, straightening and similar activities. Beauty services include make-up, skin care, waxing, facial massages, eyebrow and eyelash tinting, manicures and pedicures. The industry includes hair and beauty salons and self-employed hair professionals and beauticians.

Industry Products
Cutting and styling hairBeauty services Colouring hairProduct salesOther hair services
Industry Activities
Hair washing, trimming and cutting, setting, dyeing, tinting, blow drying and straighteningShaving and beard trimmingFacial massages, waxing and make-up Manicures and pedicures

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