在中国居民收入不断提高和消费升级的推动下，中国男性颜值经济规模不断扩大。同时，为解决男性客户群中的诸多痛点，男性颜值企业通过跨界融合、技术加持等手段实现转型，男性美容零售规模预计在2020年将突破167亿元。iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，65.1%的受访男性对提升颜值持积极态度，男性颜值消费具有精致化、低龄化、消费升级等特点。同时, 男性在选购颜值产品时具有“务实”的特点，对产品不了解是阻碍部分男士购买颜值产品的主要原因。除此之外，女性也是男性颜值经济爆发的助推器。艾媒咨询分析师认为，中国男性颜值经济市场可挖掘空间巨大，目前部分产品个性化特征仍不明显，未来将继续深化细分领域发展。同时，男性颜值产品设计需紧跟潮流，市场竞争重点仍在于产品质量和认可度。因此，男性颜值产品应当继续与其他产业深度融合，实现优势互补。
Driven by the rising income of Chinese residents and the upgrading of consumption, the scale of China male appearance economy has been expanding. At the same time, in order to solve the pain points of male customer base, male appearance companies have achieved transformation through cross-border integration and technology blessing. The scale of Male Grooming Retail Sales is expected to exceed 16.7 billion yuan in 2020. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 65.1% of the men surveyed have a positive attitude towards improving their appearance, and male appearance consumption has the characteristics of refinement, aging, and consumption upgrading. Apart from this, men have a ‘pragmatic’ feature when buying male appearance products, and ignorance of the products is the main reason that prevents amount of men customer from buying appearance products. In addition, women are also the boosters of the economic explosion of male appearance. Analyst of iiMedia believes that China male appearance economy has huge room to explore. At present, the personalized characteristics of some products are still not obvious. In the future, this industry will continue to deepen the development of subdivided fields. What’s more, the design of male appearance products needs to keep up with the trend, and the focus of market competition is still on product quality and recognition. Therefore, male appearance economy should continue to be deeply integrated with other industries to achieve complementary advantages.
From 2014 to 2018, Chinese Hanfu enthusiasts continued to grow, and the proportion of women in their consumer groups increased year by year. Affected by consumption upgrades, consumer demand is becoming more and more personalized, and products that can meet different needs can also show higher premium capabilities. For example, Minghuatang, a high-end brand of Hanfu, usually sells Hanfu singles at around 3,500 yuan, and sets are priced at more than 9,000 yuan. According to the iiMedia Research survey, from the perspective of Hanfu consumers ’purchase motivation, 47.2% of consumers are out of favor of Hanfu culture, and 40.3% of consumers are in pursuit of fashion. It shows that the charm of Hanfu culture is the most attractive to consumers, and the fashion defined by online propaganda such as movie and video is also a major influencing factor for young people to buy Hanfu.
IiMedia Research data show that from 2012 to 2018, the scale of China's cosmetics market showed a stable growth trend, with an annual compound growth rate of 8.0%. In particular, the rise of “Yan-value economy“ has further stimulated the enthusiasm of Chinese netizens for cosmetics consumption. Judging from the attention of netizens, netizens in Guangdong pay most attention to cosmetics-related information, followed by Zhejiang, Shandong, Hubei and other places. Generally speaking, Chinese consumers have large demand, high purchase frequency and great development potential for daily essential cosmetics. However, they are faced with such problems as the high-end market being dominated by international brands, intense homogenization competition, and difficulty in premium payment for enterprises. Cosmetic companies need to further understand the consumer market, seize the trend of Yan-value economy and other economies, open up channels for social e-commerce transformation, and conduct more refined product sales.