Aromatherapy innovation

Nov 2021
INNOVA MARKET INSIGHTS COMMENTARY
The use of aromatherapy claims in personal care launches is increasing globally, featuring a +40% year-over-year growth when comparing 2019 and 2020 launches. In 2020, the top category of global personal care launches tracked with an aromatherapy claim is Hand, Bath & Shower (39%). In 2020,... More rightarrow
TOP 3 SUB-CATEGORIES
  1. Hand Soap & Sanitizers
  2. Essential Oils/Blends
  3. Shower Products
INGREDIENTS ANALYZED
Food & beverage launches only;
Lavender
KEY TAKEOUTS
GROWTH/DECLINE IN TRACKED PRODUCT LAUNCHES
+40% (2020 vs 2019)

TOP COMPANY
L’Occitane

TOP CATEGORY
Hand, Bath & Shower

TOP INGREDIENTS
Lavender

REGION ANALYZED
Global

DATE ANALYZED
2020 vs 2019

Source: Innova Market Insights

Previous Ingredient Analysis on PersonalCareInsights.com

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