L’Oréal Reports Sales Of $27.3 Billion

L’Oréal Reports Sales Of $27.3 Billion


“In a context of unprecedented volatility, marked by the general public well being restrictions in China and inflation within the Western world, L’Oréal achieved a really strong quarter, persevering with at a gradual tempo of progress in comparison with 2019,” stated CEO Nicolas Hieronimus. 


At the top of September, the group’s +20.5% progress displays a major constructive influence of overseas trade, and +12.0percentm like-for-like, Hieronimus stated.


“The world magnificence market remained dynamic, and customers’ urge for food for magnificence merchandise is unbroken. The mixture of a strong enterprise mannequin, agility and the dedication of its groups the world over allowed L’Oréal to once more considerably outperform the market and strengthen its place because the world’s No.1 magnificence firm,” stated Hieronimus. 


The CEO stated the group is benefiting from its valorization technique, rolled out at first of the yr, the results of that are accelerating significantly in Europe and North America.

Professional and Consumer Products Division

At the top of September, the skilled merchandise division recorded progress of +10.9% like-for-like and +19.6% reported. Strengthening its management within the skilled magnificence market, the division grew in all geographic zones, with excellent efficiency in India, mainland China, Brazil and Germany. The division continued to carry out in all distribution channels: in salons, in its SalonCentric community within the United States and in e-commerce, once more confirming the success of its omnichannel technique.


In the buoyant haircare market, the division progress was largely pushed by the efficiency of Kérastase and the sustained progress of Serie Expert by L’Oréal Professionnel with Metal Detox. The division additionally recorded progress in hair shade with its iconic traces Shades EQ by Redken and Inoa by L’Oréal Professionnel.


Following a exceptional enhance of +10% within the third quarter, the Consumer Products Division posted sturdy progress of +8.7% like-for-like and +15.7% reported over the primary 9 months.

The division’s premiumization technique and valorization contributed to the acceleration in progress. Overall efficiency was boosted by the SAPMENA-SSA and Latin America Zones, with spectacular positive aspects in India and Mexico; the Division additionally recorded strong progress within the United States and Europe.


All main manufacturers contributed to this spectacular efficiency, due to cutting-edge improvements throughout key classes. Makeup spearheaded the division’s success, with highly effective launches together with Superstay Vinyl Ink lipstick by Maybelline New York and Bare With Me concealer serum by NYX Professional Makeup. Haircare was additionally a serious supply of progress for the Division, led by L’Oréal Paris and the worldwide rollout of Elvive Hyaluron Plump. Hair color accelerated, and skincare maintained its regular momentum, pushed by the success of Garnier, particularly the brand new Vitamin C Brightening Serum.

L’Oreal Luxe 

The division depends on sturdy pillars and has continued to innovate in all three classes. In the booming perfume market, L’Oréal Luxe confirmed its world management due to blockbusters similar to Libre by Yves Saint Laurent and La Vie est Belle by Lancôme, in addition to promising launches together with Paradoxe by Prada and Armani Code. The upsurge in assortment fragrances continued with Replica by Maison Margiela and Armani Privé. In skincare, the division capitalized on sturdy improvements, together with Lancôme Rénergie Triple Serum, and maintained its great momentum within the ultra-premium section with the success of Helena Rubinstein and Lancôme Absolue. In North Asia, Takami recorded important progress. Lastly, in make-up, Yves Saint Laurent, Lancôme and Shu Uemura all reported strong efficiency.

Active Cosmetics 

At the top of September, the division continued to realize excellent progress, at +22.6% like-for-like and +31.5% primarily based on reported figures. Deepening its partnership with healthcare professionals, the Active Cosmetics Division strengthened its recommendation-based mannequin and grew a lot quicker than the dermocosmetics market. The division achieved double-digit progress in all Zones, with exceptional efficiency in North America, Europe and SAPMENA–SSA.


La Roche-Posay remained the first contributor to progress, pushed by its essential pillars Cicaplast and Effaclar, the solar safety gamechanger UVMune 400 and the profitable launch of Pure Niacinamide 10 serum. CeraVe remained the division’s quickest rising model, with a contribution to progress balanced between North America and the remainder of the world. Vichy posted double-digit progress, spurred by the success of the Dercos haircare franchise, the anti-aging sunscreen innovation Capital Soleil UV AGE Daily, and Neovadiol. 


Skinceuticals accelerated within the third quarter, fueled by the wonderful efficiency of A.G.E Interrupter anti-wrinkle cream, and by progress within the skilled medical channel.


In October, the division finalized the acquisition of Skinbetter Science, a US physician-dispensed skincare model backed by cutting-edge dermatological analysis.



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