For anyone interested in the beauty industry, The Beauty Economy published by Raconteur in The Times today is a must read. The report highlights current themes and trends in the beauty sector, and includes commentary from Catalyst on drivers of M&A activity and valuations for private shareholders in the industry.
The beauty industry is undergoing seismic disruption as cultural ideals of beauty and diversity change, catalysed by social media. The Beauty Economy special report, published in The Times, features a comprehensive look into an industry at a tipping point. A new breed of doctor-led skincare brands, determined to transform the beauty industry, are gaining ground, while small brands are making big money from private equity investors.