The inner beauty business materials market, which supports beauty from inside of your body, is estimated to cost over JPY 200 billion. Besides collagen, placenta, and hyaluronic acid as three major beauty materials, and ceramide, elastin, and proteoglycan as standard materials, consumers are now begging to recognise that maintaining a healthy intestinal environment affects skin quality. The needs for fermented foods such as lactic acid bacteria, bifidobacterium, enzymes (fermented plant extracts), yeast, amazake, noodles for the purpose of beauty is growing. Also, whitening skin is now making a new trend as a “drinkable UV care”. Inbound demand is highly concerning because of the growing number of international tourists and the size of inner beauty business materials market is continuously expected to expand.
The Health Industry News conducted a research regarding “the category of most orders in the first half of 2018” involving healthy food contract manufacturers, and “Beauty and beautiful skin” ranked first. The survey revealed that “plant fermentation extract (enzyme)” ranked first in the 2018 popular order materials, bifidobacterium at second, collagen at third and, placenta at eighth. Beauty and beautiful skin-related materials are very popular. The number of consumers recognizing the need to maintain a healthy intestinal environment for beautiful skin is increasing because this concept has been introduced more often in the media over the trend of inner beauty business materials in the past couple of years. The sales of fermented foods such as lactic acid bacteria, bifidobacterium, enzymes (fermented plant extracts), yeast, amazake, and noodles to improve one’s intestinal environment for the purpose of beauty is growing. Inside one’s body’ UV protection is trending because of a recent whitening skin boom. “Drinkable UV Care” drinks and supplements are becoming popular. It is noted whether “Drinkable UV Care” may be categorised as a new category in beautiful skin supplement or not.
Abstract of The Health Industry News