Cosmetic Oil Market Size, Share & Trends Report

Cosmetic Oil Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product (Almond, Olive, Coconut, Essential Oils), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, MEA, Central & South America), And Segment Forecasts, 2019 - 2025

  • Published Date: May, 2019
  • Base Year for Estimate: 2018
  • Report ID: GVR-2-68038-867-1
  • Format: Electronic (PDF)
  • Historical Data: 2015 - 2017
  • Number of Pages: 80

Industry Insights

The global cosmetic oil market size was valued at USD 50.58 billion in 2018 and is expected to register a CAGR of 5.2% from 2019 to 2025. Cosmetic oils include carrier oils like almond, coconut, and essential oils. Various properties, such as antimicrobial, moisturizing, and anti-inflammatory, of these oils are projected to fuel their demand over the anticipated years, thereby driving the market growth. Moreover, high demand for organic and natural beauty products is expected to boost the demand further.

Cosmetic oils are used in hair and skin care products in form of hair, facial oils, and elixir oils and as major ingredient in lipsticks, lip balms, moisturizers, and serums. Increasing demand for hair products containing beauty oils, such as argon oil, which help cure problems like dandruff, dry scalp, etc. will drive the market further.

APAC cosmetic oils market

Increasing demand for natural ingredients is boosting the product demand. Aesthetic benefits offered by such oils are also driving their demand in beauty segment. Recently Bio-oils have emerged as a substitute for chemical-based face creams due to its ability to reduce hyper-pigmentation, scars, stretch marks, and dry skin.

With rising consumer expectation about the ingredients used in cosmetics, a strong growth on the markets for natural and organic cosmetics can be seen over the next few years. Companies, such as Innisfree, Farsali, Khadi and Biotique, are taking initiatives to thrive in the cosmetic oil market by introducing a variety of essential oils and cold-pressed facial and hair oils.

In addition, rising skin problems due to pollution, hormonal imbalances, genetic disorders, etc., are also expected to drive the demand further. Increasing demand from the facial oil industry is also expected to people the market growth over the years to come.

Product Insights

Coconut oil product segment is expected to witness a favorable growth over the forecast period on account of high demand from the APAC region, especially India. These oils have vast application scope within the cosmetic industry resulting in an inflated demand from countries, such as South Korea, India, and Japan. Various well-established and emerging brands have started using coconut oil due to its natural properties. For instance Farsali manufactures facial oils, which is a trending product among the makeup artists across the globe. Olive oil is anticipated to be the second fastest-growing product segment at a CAGR of 5.5% over the forecast period. This growth can be attributed to high demand due to the unique anti-inflammatory properties of this product.

L’Oreal introduced hair spa range with olive oil as its main ingredient along with 6 oil nourish oil-in-cream. Essential oils, such as orange, lemon, and peppermint, are extracted in essence form and are used to prepare cosmetics and personal care oils by various companies. Orange oil segment is a popular product under essential oils, apart from lemon oil, which is used in various vitamin C-based face serums. Other oils include avocado, Moroccan, and argon oil. Avocado oil has vitamins B and E and is a rich source of anti-oxidants thus making it a crucial ingredient in hair serums for preventing hair loss and in face masks for restoring the skin balance.

Regional Insights

Rising number of companies like Patanjali and Farsali and evolving cosmetics technology are expected to drive the global market over the forecast period. Leading U.S.-based cosmetic manufacturers, such as L’Oreal, Coty, and Avon, have started producing elixir oils in personal care segment, which will also contribute to the market development. In terms of value, Asia Pacific is anticipated to witness the highest CAGR of 5.8% from 2019 to 2025.

Global cosmetic oils market

Moreover, new product launches like Indulekha hair oil utilizes essence of Bringhraj plant due to its properties to reduce hair fall and regenerate hair growth, are anticipated to promote the growth of the regional market. South Korea’s cosmetic market is one of the significant sectors driving the APAC region and is the largest importer for the same. UAE is one of the emerging countries for the market. The country’s cosmetic market accounts for the major share of the total share in Middle East. Companies like Huda Beauty and Farsali have entered the regional market promoting the product usage.

Cosmetic Oil Market Share Insights

The global market is moderately fragmented with major companies like L’Oreal, Unilever, Coty, Shiseido, and Innisfree. Cleansing facial oils are gaining popularity and are in demand due to their formulation and cleansing properties. Recently, Estee Lauder launched a variety of facial serums containing natural oils as a main ingredient for all purpose skin care regime.

Report Scope



Base year for estimation


Actual estimates/Historical data

2015 - 2017

Forecast period

2019 - 2025

Market representation

Revenue in USD Billion and CAGR from 2019 to 2025

Regional scope

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Central & South America, and Middle East & Africa

Country scope

U.S., Germany, France, South Korea, and Singapore

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company share, competitive landscape, growth factors and trends

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Segments Covered in the Report

This report forecasts revenue and volume growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends in each of the sub-segments from 2015 to 2025. For the purpose of this study, Grand View Research has segmented the global cosmetic oil market report on the basis of product and region:

  • Product Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2015 - 2025)

    • Olive

    • Almond

    • Coconut

    • Essential

    • Others

  • Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2015 - 2025)

    • North America

      • U.S.

    • Europe

      • Germany

      • France

    • Asia Pacific

      • South Korea

      • Singapore

    • Central & South America

    • Middle East & Africa

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