La Lumiere, LLC, a NYC-based skincare company, secured $20m in Series B financing.
Backers included Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation (JJDC), and SWaN & Legend Venture Partners.
The company plans to use the new capital to advance marketing and distribution, including a substantial advertising campaign for illuMask, as well as funding their R&D pipeline of upcoming innovations.
Led by Jay Tapper, Founder and CEO, La Lumiere has two products currently on the market: one for anti-aging and the other for anti-acne. La Lumiere has created illuMask, a wearable light therapy mask introduced to the market in February 2014, and currently available in major mass market retailers, including Walmart, Target and Ulta. illuMask® has been endorsed by Lucky, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Allure, Health, Fitness and other magazines.