Trimmed: Price competition at the lower end of the industry has limited revenue growth

The Hairdressing and Beauty Services industry provides a range of services, including haircutting, styling and colouring, nail and skincare services, hair removal, spray tanning and other cosmetic beauty services. The industry has performed well over the past five years, benefiting from growing consumer demand for premium services. Salons and barber shops alike have been increasingly providing a more comprehensive service, incorporating complementary services along with haircuts, such as relaxation facials and hot-towel razor shaves. Beauty therapists have also incorporated new and innovative services to cater for increasing demand for premiumisation...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$983m
Annual Growth 13-18
2.7%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
10,900
Businesses
4,566
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The industry has benefited from rising demand for premium services over the past five years
  • Price competition at the budget end of the industry has constrained profit growth
  • Haircut and salon chains are anticipated to continue dominating the low-cost end of the industry
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    The industry provides a range of services, including hairdressing, nail-care services, hair removal, spray tanning and skincare services.Haircutting, styling and colouringHairdressing services represent the largest share of industry revenue, accounting for 59.0% in 2017-18. This segment includes haircutting, styling and colouring for all markets. Haircutting is considered to be an essential service by consumers, which needs to be performed frequently. This provides hairdressing firms with underlying consumer demand even in difficult economic conditions. Hairdressers such as Just Cuts that operate on a low-cost model offering affordable haircuts are subject to fierce price-based competition. How...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry are

  • Proximity to key markets
  • Having a loyal customer base
  • Marketing of differentiated products
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Real household discretionary income and Female population aged between 15 and 45 in the Hairdressing and Beauty Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Hairdressing and Beauty Services in New Zealand Industry?

    Industry operators mainly provide hairdressing services or beauty services such as nail-care services, facials or make-up application.

    Industry Products
  • Haircutting, styling and colouring
  • Nail-care services
  • Indoor tanning and spray tan services
  • Skincare services
  • Hair removal services
  • Barber shop operation
  • Other services
  • Industry Activities
  • Hairdressing services
  • Beauty services
  • Barber shop operation
  • Nail-care services
  • Make-up services
  • Tanning (solarium) services
  • Skincare services
  • Electrolysis and epilation services (hair removal)
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Real household discretionary income
  • Female population aged between 15 and 45
  • Consumer sentiment index
  • Health consciousness

  • Current Performance
  • Opposing forces
  • Services and customers
  • Participation trends
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Competition and concentration
  • Demand trends
  • Participation and profit
  • Table: Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers in New Zealand

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Furniture and Floor Covering Wholesaling in New Zealand
  • Household Appliance Wholesaling in New Zealand
  • Pharmaceutical and Toiletry Goods Wholesaling in New Zealand
  • Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in New Zealand

  • Products & Services
  • Haircutting, styling and colouring
  • Nail-care services
  • Hair removal services
  • Indoor tanning and spray tan services
  • Skincare services
  • Barber shop operation
  • Other services
  • Chart: Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • People aged 35 to 54
  • People aged 15 to 34
  • People aged 55 and over
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Rent
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Hairdressing and Beauty Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal
  • External

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Hairdressing and Beauty Services Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Medi-Aesthetic Peel
  • A process by which an ointment or cream is applied to an area of skin to remove damaged skin, improve smoothness and even out the skin tone.
  • Microdermabrasion
  • A cosmetic facial treatment involving exfoliant crystals to remove dead skin cells and increase facial smoothness.
  • Rent-A-Chair
  • A business model under which hairdressers, stylists and barbers pay a fee or a portion of their income to rent a chair in an existing salon or barber shop.
  • Solarium
  • An establishment in which customers use sunlamps or sunbeds to acquire a tan.
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    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
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