How much do Americans spend on cosmetics?

Answer Americans spent $50 billion on cosmetics in 2006. That number rose slightly in 2007 and held steady in 2008. When adjusted for inflation, experts at Euromonitor International expect sales of cosmet... Read More »

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How much money do women spend annually on cosmetics&skin care?

According to a YWCA report released in 2008, women spend an average of $7 billion annually on cosmetics and beauty products. Cosmetic surgical and non-surgical procedures have also been on the rise... Read More »

How do americans spend their time?

According to, the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor statistics released the results of the 2008 American Time Use Survey---conducted the by the Census Bureau---which evaluates how ... Read More »

How much do Americans spend on new appliances?

According to The New York Times, Americans spent $27.8 billion on major appliances in 2008. They also spent about $1.6 billion on appliance warranties, according to Warranty Week.References:The New... Read More »

What do Americans spend on losing weight?

Americans spend more than $35 billion a year on dieting, exercise equipment and other weight-loss related products. The weight-loss industry often plays on the desire to be thin and to do it quick,... Read More »