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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 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 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.

Come for the Science, Stay for the Social Events!

The 29th IFSCC Congress will be more than a series of academic sessions; it will be the highlight of 2016. The US Society has waited 12 years for another chance to host an IFSCC Congress and now that our time is at hand, this event promises to be a wonderful and exhilarating experience for all attendees! The Society has scheduled 3 additional activities to delight and amuse you and your family, in conjunction with the our traditional social events.

Suppliers’ Golf Tournament – Sunday, October 30, 2016; 8:00 A.M.
Could you fit a round of golf in your itinerary? Schedule some Tee time with your colleagues during the Congress at Celebration Golf Club – Walt Disney. The golf tournament is limited to 144 golfers, so be sure to sign up online using this link or if you prefer, use the registration form to save your place. Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be served to all golfers. Awards and prizes will also be given. The bus will leave The Dolphin Resort at 7:00 A.M sharp.

A Fun 5K Run  Sunday, October 30, 2016; 6:30 A.M.
A beautiful timed clock 5K run starting just outside the resort, will take you through beautiful sites in the Disney area. Tear tag race bibs will be provided and you’ll find water stations and hand towels along the race route. Join your colleagues and help usher in the 29th IFSCC Congress in true running style! First, Second and Third Place Medals to be given! Sign up now as the run is limited to 150 runners — please email Amanda Apatow to secure your place:

Children’s Formulating Event – Tuesday, November 1, 2016; 9:00 A.M (second class added if needed)
For our Youngest Cosmetic Scientists, the Society of Cosmetic Scientists NextGen Committee invites those in attendance between the ages of 7-17 to join a FREE hands-on session to make their very own lotion! This fun one-hour cosmetic science session is designed to introduce participants to the magic of creating a cold-process emulsion. Participants will also be given tools to design their own product labels and will take home their finished creation. All supplies will be provided and prizes will be given for the most creative labels. Space is limited. Please sign up by providing name(s) & ages of those who plan to attend to

Register today to ensure your place at the top global cosmetics educational event of the year! Once you register, please secure your room at the Dolphin Resort where a phenomenal rate of only $197 has been negotiated (which is an even better rate than in 2004). You can also go online for Disney Park discount tickets, exclusively available for Congress Attendees by visiting