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Mind the gap!
Is silicone-free, still hot? You may wonder, as the claim has been in the market for years. Before we come up with an answer , let’s take a quick look at the consumer market . “Clean beauty” is popular nowadays in the Asian personal care market and goes beyond natural/organic, reflecting high demand for transparency about ingredients used in personal care products. Under clean beauty, according to Euromonitor, consumers are looking into different aspects of products such as safety, transparency, gentle, free from and simplicity. The pursuit for clean beauty is clearly visible in hair care in Asia Pacific, according to Mintel, e.g. 66% of China consumers associate clean beauty with “free-from” claims and silicone-free ranks among the top 4 claims in new hair care product launches in the region.
However, Mind the gap! Silicone-free conditioners are lagging behind the market. There were more silicone-free shampoos launched in the APAC market than silicone-free conditioners in past years, mainly due to technical challenges, meanwhile indicating opportunities.
Close the Gap! A systematic study done by BASF – our answer to the “is silicone-free, still hot?” question
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