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Economic Impact Study

The cosmetic and personal care products industry is one of the most dynamic and innovative industries driving the U.S. economy. Families around the world trust and rely on our member companies’ products to improve their health and well-being and to enhance their daily lives. Communities across the country rely on the industry’s economic and social contributions to support jobs and spur economic growth. To better understand the value of these contributions, the Personal Care Products Council engaged PwC using the most recent government data available. Industry accounts for nearly $237 billion to U.S. GDP, supports 3.6 million domestic jobs that earned $144.3 billion in wages and incomes through its direct, indirect, and induced contributions.  

To read more on industry’s economic and social contributions, please click here for the full study and here for the executive summary.