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Becca Cosmetics

Piper Sandler served as exclusive financial advisor to BECCA Cosmetics on its sale to The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

Client Description

BECCA was founded with a mission to become the foremost authority in the beauty of light-enhancing cosmetics, understanding that light is the key to a natural, luminous look of youth and health. BECCA empowers "her" to spotlight that favorite feature to define her own light. BECCA offers a curated product line to help achieve this goal, from primers and correctors; concealers and foundations; to blush, light enhancers and perfectors. BECCA products are currently sold in Sephora, Sephora inside JC Penny, Lord & Taylor, the Bay, beccacosmetics.com and several other independent distributors across the globe.

Counter Party Description

Founded in 1946 by Estée and Joseph Lauder, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products. Their products are sold in more than 150 countries and territories under a number of well-known brand names including: Estée Lauder, Clinique, Origins, Bobbi Brown, La Mer, Jo Malone London and Aveda. Estée Lauder is also the global licensee for fragrances and cosmetics sold under various designer brand names, including Tommy Hilfiger, Donna Karan New York, DKNY, Michael Kors and Tom Ford. Each brand is distinctly positioned within the market for cosmetics and other beauty products.