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 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.

Journal of Cosmetic Science

The Journal publishes technical papers on topics of interest to cosmetic scientists. Yearly Membership in the Society of Cosmetic Chemists includes online access to all issues of the Journal of Cosmetic Science, including the online Journal archives dating back to 1947.

For your reference, the Journal of Cosmetic Science is currently indexed in the following citation databases: PubMed and Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science).



Log-in to the Journal Archive to gain access to all Journal content. CLICK HERE to enter. For credentials, please note the following: Members – your Username is the email address the National Office has on record and your Password is your membership ID number.


Anyone can subscribe to the Journal of Cosmetic Science (SCC Members already receive a complimentary subscription). If you wish to subscribe to the Journal, please CLICK HERE.

As of 2020, the Journal will be published online only. There will be a print on demand option (containing the complete volume of 6 issues per calendar year) for those interested in a hard copy. 

The price of a Journal subscription is:

Yearly Online Access Subscription*

 1 –   10 Users | $250
11 –   50 Users | $350
51 – 100 Users | $490
100+ Users      | $686

The SCC accepts all major credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. All checks must be drawn on a U.S. bank. Agency discounts are not accepted.

If you are not a member of the Society but subscribe to the Journal, JOIN US TODAY. You will save money and gain the full wealth of member benefits!


The price for individual journal issues is $45 each.  Shipping is free in North America with additional fees added for shipping outside North America. To order individual issues of the Journal of Cosmetic Science CLICK HERE.


Authors looking to be published in the Journal of Cosmetic Science must submit their manuscript online at For submission guidelines and instructions, please refer to this guide.

Please note: All sales for the Journal of Cosmetic Science are final and are non-refundable!

Please contact us with questions