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TSG Consumer Partners Sells Its Stake in Perricone MD

June 3, 2014

Brand doubled product sales and earnings in past three years

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TSG Consumer Partners LLC, a leading strategic equity investor in high-growth consumer brands, has sold its stake in Perricone MD to Lion Capital.

Perricone MD was founded in 1997 by Dr. Nicholas Perricone, the world-renowned dermatologist and anti-aging expert. Today, the Perricone MD brand is recognized for its cutting-edge innovation in the category of science based skincare, and as a brand synonymous with breakthrough science, treatments and results. A product line comprising powerful anti-aging topicals and supplements is highlighted by top-performing franchises Cold Plasma, Acyl-Glutathione and Blue Plasma, all invented by Dr. Perricone.

“During the last three years, product sales and earnings of the company have more than doubled,” said Jamie O’Hara, managing director and president of TSG Consumer Partners. “The company is well positioned for future growth while continuing to be innovative to meet the needs of its incredibly devoted and growing customer base.”

About TSG Consumer Partners LLC

TSG Consumer Partners LLC is a leading investment firm with over $2.9 billion in equity capital under management, focused on the branded consumer sector. Since its founding in 1987, TSG has been an active investor in the food, beverage, restaurant, beauty, personal care, household and apparel & accessories sectors. Representative past and present partner companies include vitaminwater, Smart Balance, popchips, Muscle Milk, Yard House, Smashbox Cosmetics, Pureology, e.l.f. cosmetics and Alexis Bittar. For more information please visit

For TSG Consumer Partners:

Allison + Partners

Hadas Streit, 646-428-0629/ 201-723-6278

Source: TSG Consumer Partners LLC

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