Aesthetic Laser Market Size
|2021 - 2029
|Market Size (2024)
|USD 2.96 Billion
|Market Size (2029)
|USD 4.59 Billion
|CAGR (2024 - 2029)
|Fastest Growing Market
*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order
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Aesthetic Laser Market Analysis
The Aesthetic Lasers Market size is estimated at USD 2.96 billion in 2024, and is expected to reach USD 4.59 billion by 2029, growing at a CAGR of 9.18% during the forecast period (2024-2029).
Lasers are gaining significant attention in the aesthetic devices industry, as several procedures are performed using lasers. Some widely known and performed laser procedures include laser resurfacing, hair removal, and vascular and pigmented lesions. Laser resurfacing helps reduce facial wrinkles, blemishes, acne scars, and skin irregularities. These treatments can be performed on the face, neck, chest, arms, and hands. Some well-known companies, such as Lumenis, Alma Lasers, and Cynosure, provide aesthetic lasers or workstations that offer laser resurfacing, hair removal, and treatment of lesions.
Various lasers, including CO2, erbium, pulsed dye, and fractional pulsed dye, are tuned for multiple skin conditions and skin types in laser skin resurfacing. When doing a laser skin resurfacing procedure, a CO2 laser is typically utilized to remove damaged surface skin from the entire face. The report from the International Society of Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) published in 2021 stated that 35% of women who have previously undergone at least one cosmetic surgery or minimally invasive procedure anticipate spending much more on treatments in 2021 than they did in 2020. Owing to the increasing laser procedures, the market studied is expected to witness substantial growth in the coming years.
Similarly, new product launches from key players are one of the major factors propelling market growth. For instance, in June 2022, Cynosure announced the launch of the PicoSure Pro laser device, the latest upgrade to the PicoSure platform. The first and only 755 nm picosecond laser has received FDA clearance. PicoSure Pro delivers energy in a trillionth of a second using pressure rather than heat to treat undesirable pigmentation and rejuvenate skin on all skin types. Furthermore, in March 2022, Cynosure entered a distribution partnership with JeisysMedical KK in Japan. Under the terms of the agreement, JeisysMedical will have exclusive distribution rights for key premier products within Cynosure's energy-based laser portfolio, including hair removal devices in Japan. Owing to such developments in laser devices, the market studied is expected to witness healthy growth in the coming years.
However, the social stigma associated with cosmetic treatments and the high cost of the procedures is expected to hinder the market growth.
Aesthetic Laser Market Trends
Hair Removal Segment Holds Significant Market Share and is Expected to Continue the Same Trend Over the Forecast Period
Laser hair removal is one of the highly popular aesthetic procedures. To treat various skin problems and remove unwanted hair, dermatologists routinely use intense pulsed light (IPL) and laser devices. While alexandrite and diode lasers are widely employed, neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet (Nd: YAG) has the lowest overall hair eradication efficiency. However, Nd: YAG is frequently utilized for pigmented skin due to its greater wavelength.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for online purchases of aesthetic home-based products increased significantly worldwide. For instance, a cross-sectional survey conducted to evaluate the practices related to the use of light-based home-use hair removal devices was published in January 2022 in the International Journal of Trichology (Hair Research Society of India). The survey results showed a significant rise in the adoption of light-based home-use hair removal devices among the population during the outbreak.
As per the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS), 1,837,052 hair removal procedures and 240,213 micro-ablative resurfacing procedures were done worldwide in 2020. It has been observed that despite the COVID-19 outbreak, the number of these non-surgical laser-based aesthetic procedures increased drastically compared to that of the previous year. As a result of this growing demand for procedures, there has been advancing research on hair removal procedures with the help of various devices available in the market. For instance, in September 2021, doctors and researchers at the SL Aesthetic Clinic in Singapore launched an innovative new laser hair removal treatment method using a medical-grade Fotona Laser. Hence, with the innovation in treatment, there is a growing demand for advanced lasers used for hair removal propelling the segment growth.
Hence, owing to the aforementioned factors, the hair removal segment is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period.
North America is Expected to Dominate the Aesthetic Lasers Market over the Forecast period
North America is expected to hold a significant share of the aesthetic lasers market. Growth is attributed to the presence of key market players, the increasing number of aesthetic laser procedures, and the high adoption of minimally invasive devices in the region.
United States is one of the key countries in the North American region with a significant market share. According to the ISAPS report published in 2021, around 4.67 million cosmetic treatments were carried out in the United States in 2020, among which 3.18 million were minimally invasive operations, while 1.49 million were aesthetic surgical procedures. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons report published in 2021, around 15.6 million cosmetic treatments and 6.8 million reconstructive procedures were carried out in the country in 2020. The high number of aesthetic procedures indicates the demand for aesthetic devices in the country, which is considerably high and contributes mainly to market growth.
Furthermore, owing to the increasing demand, market players are focusing on new product developments and launches to expand their market share in the country. For instance, Alma Lasers introduced Alma PrimeX in April 2021, the top non-invasive platform for skin tightening and body reshaping. In Addition, Solta Medical business, one of the global leaders in the medical aesthetics market, launched the next-generation Clear + Brilliant laser in the United States in March 2021. The emergence of such advanced lasers is accelerating the demand for laser treatments. Hence, the market for aesthetic lasers in the region is projected to have significant market growth over the forecast period.
Aesthetic Laser Industry Overview
The aesthetic lasers market is moderately competitive and is expected to be dominated by some major players. Some of the major players in the global aesthetic lasers market are Alma Lasers, Candela Medical, Cutera, Cynosure, IRIDEX Corp., Jeisys Corporation, Lumenis, Sciton, Inc., etc. Aesthetic Lasers have revolutionized the beauty industry, providing significant results with minimal invasiveness.
Aesthetic Laser Market Leaders
Bausch Health Companies Inc. (Solta Medical Inc.)
*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order
Aesthetic Laser Market News
- October 2022- Sensus Healthcare, Inc., a medical device company specializing in highly effective, non-invasive, minimally-invasive, and cost-effective treatments for oncological and non-oncological conditions, announced the launch of its portable Silk by Sensus hair removal laser system with blended wavelengths.
- March 2022- the US FDA approved the first laser of its kind, which targets and suppresses sebaceous glands that are damaged due to acne. Not only is the AviClear acne treatment relatively simple, but it is also highly powerful. The laser technique targets these glands and decreases sebum production in just three treatments, resulting in considerably cleaner skin.
- March 2021- Solta Medical announced the U.S. launch of the Clear + Brilliant Touch Laser. The Clear + Brilliant Touch laser delivers a customized and more comprehensive treatment protocol by providing patients of all ages and skin types with the benefits of two wavelengths.
Aesthetic Laser Market Report - Table of Contents
1.1 Study Assumptions and Market Definition
1.2 Scope of the Study
2. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
3. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
4. MARKET DYNAMICS
4.1 Market Overview
4.2 Market Drivers
4.2.1 Increasing Demand for Non-Invasive Aesthetic Procedures
4.2.2 Growing Technological Advancements
4.2.3 Changing Lifestyle and Growing Disposable Income
4.3 Market Restraints
4.3.1 Social Stigma Associated With Cosmetic Treatments
4.3.2 High Cost of the Procedures
4.4 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
4.4.1 Threat of New Entrants
4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers
4.4.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products
4.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
5. MARKET SEGMENTATION (Market Size by Value in USD million)
5.1 By Type
5.1.1 Ablative Laser
22.214.171.124 Carbon Dioxide Laser (CO2)
126.96.36.199 Erbium Laser
5.1.2 Non-Ablative Laser
188.8.131.52 Pulsed-Dye Laser (PDL)
184.108.40.206 Nd:Yag Laser
220.127.116.11 Alexandrite Laser
5.2 By Application
5.2.1 Skin resurfacing/Skin rejuvenation
5.2.2 Hair Removal
5.2.3 Acne and scars
5.2.4 Tattoo removal
5.2.5 Treatment of vascular lesions
5.2.6 Other Applications
5.3.1 Spas and Beauty Centres
5.3.2 Clinics and Hospitals
5.4 By Geography
5.4.1 North America
18.104.22.168 United States
22.214.171.124 United Kingdom
126.96.36.199 Rest of Europe
188.8.131.52 South Korea
184.108.40.206 Rest of Asia-Pacific
5.4.4 Middle East and Africa
220.127.116.11 South Africa
18.104.22.168 Rest of Middle East and Africa
5.4.5 South America
22.214.171.124 Rest of South America
6. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
6.1 Company Profiles
6.1.1 Aerolase Corp
6.1.2 Alma Lasers
6.1.3 Bausch Health Companies Inc. (Solta Medical Inc.)
6.1.4 Candela Medical
6.1.7 El.En. Group
6.1.8 IRIDEX Corp.
6.1.9 Jeisys Corporation
6.1.11 Sciton, Inc.
6.1.12 SharpLight Technologies Inc.
- *List Not Exhaustive
7. MARKET OPPORTUNITIES AND FUTURE TRENDS
Aesthetic Laser Market Research FAQs
How big is the Aesthetic Lasers Market?
The Aesthetic Lasers Market size is expected to reach USD 2.96 billion in 2024 and grow at a CAGR of 9.18% to reach USD 4.59 billion by 2029.
What is the current Aesthetic Lasers Market size?
In 2024, the Aesthetic Lasers Market size is expected to reach USD 2.96 billion.
Who are the key players in Aesthetic Lasers Market?
Cynosure, Lumenis, Candela Medical, Bausch Health Companies Inc. (Solta Medical Inc.) and Alma Lasers are the major companies operating in the Aesthetic Lasers Market.
Which is the fastest growing region in Aesthetic Lasers Market?
Asia-Pacific is estimated to grow at the highest CAGR over the forecast period (2024-2029).
Which region has the biggest share in Aesthetic Lasers Market?
In 2024, the North America accounts for the largest market share in Aesthetic Lasers Market.
What years does this Aesthetic Lasers Market cover, and what was the market size in 2023?
In 2023, the Aesthetic Lasers Market size was estimated at USD 2.69 billion. The report covers the Aesthetic Lasers Market historical market size for years: 2021, 2022 and 2023. The report also forecasts the Aesthetic Lasers Market size for years: 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028 and 2029.
What are the factors that are expected to hinder the Aesthetic Lasers Market growth?
The social stigma associated with cosmetic treatments and the high cost of the procedures are expected to hinder the market growth.
Which segment holds the significant market share over the forecast period?
Hair removal segment holds significant market share. Laser hair removal is one of the highly popular aesthetic procedures.
Aesthetic Lasers Industry Report
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