The global aesthetic thread market offers a range of threads that are used in cosmetic surgeries to lift, rejuvenate, and enhance specific areas of the body. Some of the commonly used aesthetic threads are barbed sutures, smooth or grooved threads, and contoured threads. Barbed sutures are self-anchoring and are commonly used for face and body lifting procedures like browlifts, facelifts, and body lifts. Smooth threads are simple, non-barbed structures that can be used to lift areas and reduce wrinkles. Contoured threads have a peculiar cross-sectional shape adapted for volumizing specific areas. Aesthetic threads find widespread application in threading facelifts, breast lifts, butt lifts, pectoral implants, and brow lifts.
The global aesthetic thread market is estimated to be valued at US$ 149.19 Bn in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 20% over the forecast period 2024 to 2031, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
Rise in cosmetic surgeries is expected to drive the growth of the aesthetic thread market over the forecast period. Factors such as increasing adoption of western culture and its beauty standards, rising disposable income, and growing social media influence are fueling the demand for aesthetic procedures globally. According to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, in 2020, around 3.6 million threads lifts were performed globally. Aging populations in developed nations and increased medical tourism in emerging economies are also contributing to market growth. Another driver for the market is effectiveness of threads in providing non-invasive facelifts. Aesthetic threading procedures involve minimum downtime and risks compared to traditional invasive cosmetic surgeries. This has increased popularity of thread lifts among working professionals and individuals with busy lifestyles. Some of the popular thread lift procedures gaining traction include barbed threads lifts for cheeks and chin, and PLLA threads for nose and eyebrow lifts. The growth trajectory of the aesthetic thread market is expected to continue rising with growing demand for aesthetic enhancement globally in a non-invasive manner.
The global Aesthetic Thread Market Share can be segmented based on thread type, application, end user and region. By thread type, the bio-polyester radial segment dominates the market. Bio-polyester radials provide long lasting results with minimal side effects and allergic reactions. By application, face lift segment accounts for the largest share due to increasing adoption of aesthetic procedures for facial rejuvenation.
Political: Stringent regulations regarding use of aesthetic threads in some countries may restrict market growth. However, favorable government initiatives to support medical tourism industry are expected to boost demand.
Economic: Rising disposable incomes and growing middle class population, especially in developing regions of Asia Pacific and Latin America, are driving higher consumer spending on cosmetic procedures.
Social: Increasing social acceptance of aesthetic procedures and rising influence of social media on beauty standards are positively impacting the market.
Technological: Continued development of advanced bio-absorbable thread materials and minimally invasive procedures are improving treatment outcomes and patient experience.
The global aesthetic thread market is expected to witness high growth over the forecast period supported by rapidly growing medical aesthetics industry and rising consumer expenditure on cosmetic enhancements.
North America accounts for the largest regional market backed by advanced healthcare infrastructure and high acceptance of aesthetic procedures among consumers in countries like the United States and Canada.
Key players operating in the aesthetic thread market are BYD Co. Ltd, Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd., Toshiba Corporation, Toyota Motor Corporation, Tesla Inc., Hitachi Automotive Systems Ltd, Nissan Motor Co. Ltd, DENSO Corporation, BMW AG, Honda Motor Company Ltd, Robert Bosch GmbH, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., and Magna International Inc.
1. Source: Coherent Market Insights, Public sources, Desk research
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