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Mally Beauty and TPR Holdings

June 2015

Beauty Visions LLC, an affiliate of TPR Holdings operating as an investor and operator in the consumer products industry, has acquired the assets of the brand Mallygirl, LLC, an international cosmetics brand founded in 2005 by Mally Roncal, a long-time makeup artist to the stars and today a top selling brand on QVC and at Ulta.

Ohana & Co. acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Beauty Visions.

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