Globally, the hair and scalp care market is expected to reach $121.4 billion by 2027, expanding at a 6.5% CAGR between 2021-2027, according to Reportlinker. This includes products to help men and women maintain the health and cleanliness of hair while also "healing" and protecting it.
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According to the firm, a variety of customized products is being offered to meet specialized needs: from cleansing, styling, softening and strengthening, to scalp care, thermal protection, damage repair, frizz control, color retention, moisturization and bond-building. Additionally, rising awareness of hair-related issues due to climate change, air pollution and other environmental conditions are driving these market trends.
In the United States alone, the hair care market is projected to register a more modest CAGR of 3.2% from 2022-2027, ResearchandMarkets reports. According to the firm, while the shampoo segment is expected to dominate, the hair colorant and conditioner segments may witness rapid adoption rates over the forecast period; indeed, the market is experiencing an escalating pull by the availability and affordability of products including shampoo, conditioner, oil, spray, etc.
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