New Beauty Tech Startup, Olura, Raises $1M Series A
Olura is founded by celebrity esthetician and former founding partner of Kate Somerville, Kyoko Getz, award-winning beauty tool designer, Shannon Britt, and NYC celebrity plastic surgeon, Dr. Shirley Madhere.
Bill and Jeffrey Smith, founders of Shipt, who sold their grocery delivery service for $550 million to Target in 2019, led the Series A. Local Nashville investors, Tina Hodges, Max Speyer, and Patrick Conroy helped round out the Series A funding to a total of $1 million.
Olura is a novel, subscription-
Co-founder, Dr. Shirley Madhere says, "During the global shutdown it became woefully clear to me that as an advocate for microcurrent, microdermabrasion, and infusion technologies, it was important to figure out how to offer something that would help people benefit from these therapies via DIY."
Olura's initial offering, the Glow + Sculpt System (https://eefc9bebec73a401e9360fdeb1ba30fd.tinyemails.com/
During a time when people are more likely to think twice about stepping outside to get a treatment, Olura (https://olura.us/
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