Hair Transplant Market Key Players
Hair transplant market is expected to exceed USD 31.0 billion by 2025. The rising number of people suffering from hair thinning problems will primarily drive the hair transplant market growth over the projected timeframe.
Some major findings of the hair transplant market report include:
Technological advancements in hair transplant procedure including development of Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) technique will act as a high impact rendering factor in the hair transplant market growth
Factors such as hormonal imbalance, stress, malnutrition and high dose medications, resulting in hair loss, will further propel the demand for hair transplant products over the coming years
Major players operating in the hair transplant market include Bosley, Hair Club, Lumenis, Allergan, L’Oreal SA, Hair Transplant Center Turkey, Bernstein Medical and Restoration Robotics among others
Market players are implementing various strategies such as new product launches, partnerships and collaborations to gain more revenue and strengthen market position
Rising prevalence of pattern baldness among men and women has escalated the demand for hair transplant surgery over the last few years. Hair transplantation is a surgical procedure, that includes removal of hair follicles from the donor site to the bald area of the head. Growing incidence of causative factors such as stress, hormonal imbalance, malnutrition and increasing obsession about physical appearance will result in an exponential growth of the market.
Hair transplant industry has witnessed numerous improvements and advancements since the 1950s. Companies operating in the industry are focusing on the development of innovative products to gain considerable market share.
For instance, in May 2019, Bosley and Hair Club launched BioGraft, new technology in hair loss solutions, that caters to the needs of both men and women. Development of follicular unit extraction technique coupled with the growing demand for single session hair restoration surgeries will positively impact the hair transplant market growth over the forthcoming years.
However, adverse effects of hair transplant drugs and high cost associated with hair transplant treatment may hamper industry expansion to a certain extent.
Hair transplant market by methods is bifurcated into follicular unit extraction (FUE) and follicular unit transplantation (FUT). The follicular unit transplantation market accounted for more than USD 2 billion in 2018 and will witness considerable growth during the forecast period. FUT is less expensive and requires shorter surgery time as compared to FUE. Aforementioned benefits associated with FUT will drive the segmental growth over the analysis period.
The product segment includes serum, gel, multivitamins, drugs and others. The serum market is anticipated to show 25.5% CAGR during the forecast period. Ease of application offering convenience to the patient along with the availability of a wide-ranging number of serums available in the market will stimulate the product adoption rate. Additionally, growing demand for silicon-based hair serums that coat the hair surface and does not affect the cuticle, giving external protection to hair from dust, heat and pollution will increase the usage of hair serum over the coming years.
Hair transplant therapies include platelet-rich plasma (PRP), stem cell therapy, laser therapy and others. The PRP therapy market held more than 45% market share in 2018 and is projected to follow a similar trend over the analysis period. The increasing number of hair transplant surgeries will surge the demand for PRP therapy to promote tissue repair and healing process after transplantation, thereby leading to business expansion.
By gender, the hair transplant industry is bifurcated into male and female. Majority of men suffer from male pattern baldness and undergo hair transplant treatment. Thus, the male segment dominated the global transplant market in 2018 and was valued over USD 5 billion in 2018. Growing obsession about physical appearance, rising disposable income and growing awareness about hair transplant products will boost the industry growth.
Hair transplant market by the service provider is bifurcated into clinics, hospitals, surgical centers and others. The surgical centers segment is anticipated to exceed USD 5.9 billion by 2025. Surgical centers provide a comprehensive diagnosis of genetic anomalies that may occur in male and female pattern baldness. Hence, increasing cases of alopecia areata will drive the segmental growth over the projected years.
Brazil hair transplant market is projected to witness more than 25% CAGR over the estimated period. Rising prevalence of chronic diseases including cancer resulting in hair loss due to chemotherapy will upsurge the demand for hair restoration surgeries in the country. With the increase in the number of female pattern baldness due to genetics, hormonal changes during menopause and poor nutrition will increase patient preference for hair restoration procedures, thereby, fostering the market progress.
Some notable industry players include Bosley, Hair Club, Lumenis, Allergan, L’Oreal SA, Hair Transplant Center Turkey, Bernstein Medical, and Restoration Robotics. These companies are undertaking various organic and inorganic growth strategies to expand their product portfolio and establish a leading position in the market. For instance, in March 2019, Restoration Robotics merged with Venus Concept to boost efficiency by reducing operating constraints and promote the development of cutting-edge technologies to improve hair transplant techniques.
Hair Transplant Market Key Players