A sales decline brought on by a slowdown in its direct-to-consumer business contributed to a drop in profits at Bare Escentuals Inc. in its second quarter.
In the three months ended June 28, profits at the San Francisco-based mineral cosmetics firm fell 20 percent to $19.8 million, or 21 cents a diluted share, from $24.7 million, or 26 cents a share, last year.
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