CHICAGO, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Equitance™, the holistic Japanese brightening skincare line backed with over 18 years of research, is pleased to announce their Shape magazine beauty award win. The Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 36, a 3-in-1 sunscreen, skin brightener, and makeup primer, is featured as the "Editors' Pick" in the 2016 Sun Awards, perfectly timed as June is National Sun Safety Month!
Shape's Sun Awards honor the biggest breakthroughs in sun care on the market, as chosen by Shape editors and experts in the skincare industry.
"This award is such an honor for Equitance and Sunstar. Our sunscreen is a best-seller for us, as it not only protects skin from the sun's harmful rays but also helps to brighten the skin," says Leiah Rouben, Equitance Marketing Manager at Sunstar Americas Inc. "We are so happy to be recognized by Shape for this Sunscreen, especially as we are new to the US skincare market."
Equitance Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 36 is a perfect primer for makeup and sunscreen that effectively safeguards against UV rays and free radicals – including environmental stressors that contribute to hyperpigmentation and photoaging that are harmful to the skin. The fast-drying formula is also enhanced with brightening and moisturizing ingredients that prime the skin and perform flawlessly under makeup.
Equitance Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 36 is available for $30 at
Founded in Japan, Equitance, a unique Sunstar brand, is an integrated skin care line that was 18 years in the making to capture the Japanese holistic approach to beauty. In Japan, it is the belief that beautiful skin comes from skincare and the way a woman cares for herself – from what she eats and how she treats her body to how she cares for her skin. Sunstar was founded in Japan in 1932 and has established a global headquarters in Switzerland that serves Oral Care, Health & Beauty care professionals and consumers in 90 countries around the world.
Visit Equitance-US.com to learn more about the brand's approach to beauty, including historical facts from Japanese heritage and culture. Also, become a fan of Equitance on Facebook, follow Equitance on Twitter @equitanceUSA, and Google+ Equitance USA for tips on discovering your path to inner health and radiant beauty.
Contact: Carolanne Coviello
Creative Media Marketing
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