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China to Surpass U.S.

Posted: February 27, 2007

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The lion’s share of skin care product sales through professional channels in China belongs to the beauty institutes, with about a 70% share. However, Kline’s study suggests that the spa market is poised for a surge, which would give the foreign brands a chance at raising their market share. "We’re expecting sales through spas in China to grow by more than 17% a year over the next five years," says Mellage. "The emerging middle class is beginning to discover the day spa, which offers some of the same amenities of the full spa experience but at a much more affordable price."