Transparency Market Research

Compression & Shapewear Market - The Rise in the Fitness Conscious Population

Compression & Shapewear Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2025


Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/16/2018 -- Compression & shapewear serve the purpose of covering the body by giving a tight fit or contour, enhancing the body shape. Compression & shapewear gives an illusion of a fit, firm, and toned body figure. This type of apparel helps in stimulating blood circulation, improves stamina & body balance, and even helps in controlling body temperature. Shapewear dates back to 1,100 BC in Greece. During the middle centuries (5th century to 15th century), women used tight laced bodices to tightly hold their breasts. Furthermore, during the Victorian Era, tight fitted corsets started gaining acceptance. Sooner, lighter girdles with elastic came into fashion during World War II. Shapewear as an apparel was widely accepted by 1900s due to the influence of fashion across the globe.

Obtain Report Details @

The compression & shapewear market is mainly driven by the rise in the fitness conscious population. Furthermore, there has been a considerable increase in population opting for athleisure activities. People need such compression wear to improve performance and regulate body temperature. Another factor contributing to the demand for compression wear & shapewear is the rising population with increased disposable income. On the other hand, the compression & shapewear market is witnessing the challenge of cheap fabric usage to reduce cost of production which results in side effects to the body.

Get Sample Copy of this report @

Compression & shapewear market players are investing in product development. Companies are incorporating premium and unique fibers into the apparel to enhance the compression & shapewear. Different compositions or blends of fibers are developed to introduce innovation to such apparels. One of the key trends in the compression & shapewear market is the increasing demand for elastane rich compression & shapewear. Premium compression & shapewear products are currently furnished with more than 10% of elastane fiber in the overall composition of such apparels. Another key trend in the market is that consumers are even opting for organic types in such apparel. Accordingly, manufacturers are opting for blends of organic and natural fibers such as organic cotton, jute, and bamboo among others.