CALL FOR POSTERS

Submit Abstracts Today!

There is still time to submit an abstract for a Poster Presentation during the Technology Showcase. Abstracts will be reviewed and accepted on a “first come-first served” basis as the Technology Showcase is limited to the number of posters allowed.

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2017 Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase

December 11-12, 2017 - New York City

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ 71st Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase will feature a faculty composed of the leading practitioners in the cosmetics industry.

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NextGen Initiative

Bridging the gap between young and established professionals

Launched in 2015 to help young professionals and students further their education to attain successful and rewarding careers, SCC NextGen has a mission to provide the necessary skills for career advancement.

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Advancing Cosmetic Science for over 70 Years

Find out how you can participate in our circle of professionals

Membership includes access to cutting-edge continuing education events and a subscription to the Journal of Cosmetic Science, the Official Journal of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists.

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Call for Journal Manuscripts

We invite the submission of papers for the Journal of Cosmetic Science

For authors interested in submitting a manuscript for the Journal of Cosmetic Science, please refer to this guide for submission details and instructions.

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Become part of our community of dedicated professional and student members today — join now.

New Members

Download Member ApplicationNew SCC Members may register online or download a writable .PDF membership application and email to Colleen Daddino at cdaddino@scconline.org. All major credit cards are accepted. Please use this form to type all your information. Once complete, please save the file on your computer, then email Colleen Daddino at cdaddino@scconline.org or fax it to (212) 668-1504. The Society prefers typed applications over handwritten for ease of processing. Incomplete applications will delay the processing of your membership.

Existing SCC Members

Current SCC Members can easily renew online. Please take the time to renew your membership today to avoid reinstatement fees and any interruption in benefits.

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Confirmed Speakers for the Annual Meeting

We're delighted to announce a few just-confirmed speakers who will present at this year's

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Journal of Cosmetic Science

See for yourself why the Journal is the global leader in publishing fundamental papers dealing with Cosmetic Scienc...

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Renew Your SCC Membership Today!

The easiest and fastest way to renew your SCC Membership is by clicking on the 'MEMBER LOGIN' (loc...

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CEP Courses

Upcoming CEP Courses

We’re delighted to announce the new CEP courses! From courses scheduled in conjunction with both New York and Cal...

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Society News

Get to know Annual Meeting Speaker Debbie Alexander, DPhil

Debbie Alexander

Director, Business Development at 23andMe Debbie's role at 23andMe involves forging innovative healthcare and research partnerships across a broad range of disease areas. Prior to joining 23andMe, Debbie was Assistant Director, Licensing, at University of California, San Francisco and specialized in the rapidly-growing area of dHealth innovations. While at UCSF, Debbie managed a large intellectual property portfolio of biomedical inventions, successfully negotiated... Read more

Call for Student Posters

STUDENTS, PARTICIPATE IN THE 71ST ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING AS A POSTER PRESENTER

The future of the cosmetic and personal care industry sit in university classrooms all around the world. The Society of Cosmetic Chemists is happy to announce that Student Poster presentations will once again be held in conjunction with the 71st Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase, scheduled for December 11-12, 2017... Read more

MWSCC Teamworks 2018

New colleagues are waiting, new concepts abound and innovations are within reach — discover them in Chicago. The Midwest Chapter Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) will host TEAMWORKS 2018, the premier exhibition for formulators among the specialty chemical allied trades, on April 11, 2018, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois—conveniently located near O'Hare International Airport.   Click here for... Read more

Annual Meeting Poster Presentation Details

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ Committee on Scientific Affairs is happy to announce the accepted abstracts for poster presentation at the 71ST Annual Scientific Meeting and Technology Showcase, scheduled December 11-12, 2017 at The Westin New York at Times Square. Click here for Poster Preprint details Poster presentations will be made available at the Annual Meeting starting on Monday, December 11TH and... Read more

A comparative study of the rheological and sensory properties of a petroleum-free and a petroleum-based cosmetic cream

Journal of Cosmetic Science | Vol. 68 No. 2 Authored by Fan C. Wang , Alejandro G. Marangoni

Synopsis

A petroleum-free skin cream was developed using food-grade ingredients. The rheological and sensorial properties of this petroleum-free skin cream were compared to a commercially available petroleum-based skin cream. Specifically, large-amplitude oscillatory shear (LAOS) characterization of the two skin creams was performed. The petroleum-free skin cream showed... Read more