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Cosmetics & Toiletries

Commercial Specialist responsible for the sector:

Veronika Novakova, Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

Reports available to US companies upon request:  

Perfumes & Toiletries Market in the Czech Republic (2013)

Hair Care Market in the Czech Republic (2013)

Nail Care Market in the Czech Republic (2013)

Skin Care & Make-up Products Market in the Czech Republic (2011)

Summary

The local market is strongly influenced by foreign brands, whose market share has increased markedly especially during the 1990s.  Purchasing power among Czech consumers has risen steadily in the past decade; however, average per capita consumption for cosmetics and personal care products is still well below the Western European average.  As incomes rise, Czechs are becoming increasingly fashion and health conscious, demanding higher quality, more sophisticated skin care products and cosmetics.  Products that incorporate “all-natural” and/or organic ingredients are becoming very popular.  This segment of the market is relatively small, but growing rapidly.  Good personal grooming has become an integral part of daily lives.  Czechs use a variety of cosmetic product brands – and mixing of high-end cosmetics with lower price goods is not at all unusual.

UPCOMING EVENTS

March 14 – 15, 2014 / Catalog Fair at World of Beauty and Spa Prague

For more information click HERE or contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

PAST EVENTS

March 1 - 2, 2013 / Catalog Fair at World of Beauty and Spa Spring

The U.S. Commerce Department is pleased to offer the opportunity to exhibit at World of Beauty and Spa Spring which take place March 1 - 2, 2013, in Prague, Czech Republic For more information click HERE or contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

October 30, 2012 / Webinar on Cosmetics Market Opportunities in Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia

Are you interested in recording from the Webinar? Please feel free to contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov for more information.

September 30 – October 1, 2013 / Catalog Fair at World of Beauty and Spa Autumn

U.S. Commercial Service worked with trade fair organizer to introduce eight U.S. companies not active in the Czech market yet through the catalog fair at the U.S. Commercial Service booth at the fair. U.S. companies presented include Bubalina Beauty (www.bubalinabeauty.com); EcoGenics (www.ecogenics.com); House of Cheatham (www.houseofcheatham.com); Chrislie Formulations (www.lashem.com; www.chrislieformulations.com); Indelicare, llc / Ink-eeze (www.inkeeze.com); Puresuasion (www.mypuresuasion.com); TecNiche Therapies (www.tecniche.com) and US Advanced Medical Research / Hylunia Hylunia (www.hylunia.com).