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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.

SCC Latest News

Become a Fellow Member

General members who have achieved full maturity in their profession, as evidenced by a record of outstanding achievement and leadership, may be elected as a Fellow of the Society by the Board of Directors upon recommendation by the Fellow Certification Committee. Become a Fellow Member by taking the first steps and completing this Fellowship Application. Two...
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Get to know Annual Meeting Speaker Jennifer Marsh, Ph.D.

Dr. Jennifer Marsh

Research Fellow, Beauty Technology Division Dr. Marsh has been working with P&G for 21 years in a variety of roles including consumer research, product development and technology development. The majority of her early career was spent working as a technologist in hair color during which time she developed new damage technologies for their Clairol Nice...
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Member Spotlight

The Society thinks it's time to acknowledge more members more often, so we've decided to place a spotlight on members whose dedication to the SCC has not gone unnoticed. JOY WELSH Director of Product Development Commonwealth Soap & Toiletries Member Since 1989 Chapter: New England
What advice would you give your younger self who is just starting out in the industry?  I...
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Investigation of water-soluble elastin as a multifunctional cosmetic material: Moisturizing and whitening effects

Journal of Cosmetic Science Article Vol. 68 No. 1 Authored by Asako Inoue, Tomohiro Hikima, Suguru Taniguchi, Takeru Nose, Iori Maeda

Synopsis

Elastin and collagen are extracellular matrix proteins that are widely distributed in the body. Although elastin essentially functions as a skin moisturizer, there have been few reports on its other fundamental chemical and biological functions....
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Get to know Annual Meeting Speaker Richard Blackburn, Ph.D.

Dr. Richard S. Blackburn

Associate Professor at the University of Leeds and Founder of Keracol Limited Dr. Blackburn’s key areas of research focus around the principles of sustainability and how these principles can be applied in the fields of materials science, coloration technology and cosmetics. His research is important in terms of the contribution to basic research,...
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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 Annual Scientific Meeting, scheduled for December 11-12, 2017 at The Westin New York at Times Square: 1) Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.; Rebecca C. Lancefield Professor of Mammalian Cell Biology and Development at The Rockefeller University and Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Elaine Fuchs is renowned for...
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