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Call for Papers:

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists Headquarters has officially begun planning the 77th Annual Scientific Meeting & Showcase (SCC77). This year, the meeting returns to the Sheraton Times Square in New York, NY on December 11-13, 2023.

All scientists, academicians, students, policy makers and other stakeholders in the cosmetic and personal care community are invited to submit an abstract of original work, lab demonstration or case study for consideration to present as a podium lecture.

The SCC77 Call for Papers is now closed.


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Accepted speakers shall receive one (1) complimentary single day access registration to the annual meeting for use by the speaker, the day of their presentation.  A full access registration upgrade for speakers is available at a discount if they wish to attend the entire meeting.  Additional registrations may be purchased at the then-current rate.

We are seeking abstracts covering the following:

  • Skin Care
  • Hair Care
  • Color Cosmetics
  • Fragrance
  • New or Novel Ingredient, Process, and Formulation Technologies
  • Diversity & Inclusion in Beauty
  • Sustainability
  • Claims & Regulatory
  • Photoprotection
  • AI & Machine Learning
  • Biotechnology

PLEASE NOTE: Any abstract not selected for a podium lecture can be presented as a paid poster and/or tabletop in our exciting Exhibitor Showcase.