29th Congress of the IFSCC

Thank you!

The SCC thanks you for going Beyond Dreams into New Frontiers with us at the 29th IFSCC Congress that was held Orlando, FL. We hope the scientific program compelled you to Inspire*Imagine*Innovate and the social events offered the opportunity to reconnect with the global cosmetics and personal care community.



Submit Abstracts Today!

The format of the 71st Annual Meeting includes two distinct tracks – a Basic/NextGen Track geared toward young professionals and those looking for introductory level information about the cosmetics industry, and an Advanced Track for those interested in learning about cutting edge science, technologies and product innovations.


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.


1st Intercontinental Personal Care Excellence Conference

Opening a wide window on the Cosmetic Science and Technology World!

This summer, the Italian & US/Canadian Societies of Cosmetic Chemists with an endorsement from the Japanese Society will host the first ever...


Advancing Cosmetic Science for 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.


Join/Renew Membership for SCC

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.

SCC Annual Meeting resumes Dec. 11 – 12, 2017!

As you may have heard, the 2017 Annual Meeting has changed venues. The Westin New York at Times Square will be the ...


Journal of Cosmetic Science

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


Renew Your SCC Membership Today!

The easiest and fastest way to renew your SCC Membership is by logging in to the Member Portal with your username (...


Upcoming SCC Courses

Currently, there are no Continuing Education Program (CEP) courses scheduled, as topics and instructors are being f...


Society News

2017 IFSCC Conference in Seoul, Korea

The 29th IFSCC Congress may be over but there is still so much more to learn! Thankfully, the Korean society of cosmetic chemists is working on providing you with a different perspective of cosmetic science education. Scheduled for October 23-25, 2017 at the Grand InterContinental Hotel, you will be shown the harmony of oriental tradition and cosmetology and the convergence of science and nature.... Read more

Midwest Chapter’s Scent of Romance Event

The next educational dinner meeting for the Midwest Chapter, takes place at Venuti’s Ristorante & Banquet Hall. This Valentine's Day from 5:00pm-9:00pm, inhale the Scent of Romance ❤️ and broaden your love for Fragrance on this special day! Registration for this event is currently open.  While most of us woo our partners with flowers, chocolate, champagne and caviar, Alan R. Hirsch, M.D., Neurological Director,... Read more