What you need to know about the beauty industry in the U.S. and abroad:The beauty and wellness industry employs more than 2 million people worldwide, according to the National Association of Beauty and Personal Care Professionals.
Its members are a diverse mix of professionals, ranging from dermatologists, podiatrists and cosmetic surgeons to tattoo artists, personal trainers and fitness trainers.
Here are some of the main areas of the industry, according, with more details below:In the U, beauty and personal care is a $1.2 trillion business, with $4.6 trillion in annual sales.
More than 1,200 businesses in the United States sell and service products and services, according the National Cosmetics Association.
In the United Kingdom, the beauty, personal care and home care sectors are growing at an annual rate of more than 8% and have been growing at 6.4% since 2011, according TOJO, an industry trade group.
The industry employs approximately 3.5 million people globally, according data compiled by Mintel.