Advancing Cosmetic Science for over 70 Years

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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.

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NY Suppliers Day is Coming Soon!

May 15-16, 2018 - Jacob Javits Center

Attracting thousands of the leading players in the market, NYSCC Suppliers’ Day serves as one of the most important events on the industry calendar and THE showcase for the latest innovations!

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Midwest Chapter Teamworks 2018

April 11, 2018

New colleagues are waiting, new concepts abound and innovations are within reach — discover them in Chicago at the Midwest Chapter's Teamworks; the premier exhibition for formulators among the specialty chemical allied trades.

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2nd Intercontinental Personal Care Excellence Conference

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

Registration Now Open! Summer 2018, the Italian & US/Canadian Societies of Cosmetic Chemists with an endorsement from the Japanese Society will host the second...

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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.

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Call for Journal Manuscripts

We invite the submission of papers for the Journal of Cosmetic Science

For authors interested in submitting a manuscript for the Journal of Cosmetic Science, please refer to this guide for submission details and instructions.

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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.

2nd IPCE Conference in Italy

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it would be our pleasure to welcome you to Sestri Levante (Genova), Italy fo...

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Journal of Cosmetic Science

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

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Renew Your SCC Membership Today!

The easiest and fastest way to renew your SCC Membership is by clicking on the 'MEMBER LOGIN' (loc...

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CEP Courses

CEP Courses Coming Soon!

From courses scheduled in conjunction with chapters' Suppliers’ Days to free webinars, the SCC has something for ...

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Society News

CEP Course: Practical Basics and Theory in Emulsion Technology at the National Office

Scheduled at the National Office on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 (9:00am - 5:00pm), Practical Basics and Theory in Emulsion Technology will be Instructed by Mark Chandler.  Anyone who would like to gain greater insight on emulsion formulation,  gain an appreciation for the products they are testing and producing or who are looking to learn better ways to make oil and water peacefully coexist;  are the perfect candidates... Read more

Apostolos Pappas, Ph.D. to speak in Stresa, Italy for 1st IPCE Conference

A previous Henry Maso Keynote Award Lecturer for the 2015 Annual Meeting, Apostolos Pappas, Ph.D., will deliver a riveting session on Skin Lipids: Essential Role of Lipids on Skin Health  at the 1st Intercontinental Personal Care Excellence Conference (IPCE) scheduled for June 18-20, 2017 in Stresa, Italy.  The 1st IPCE Conference is a collaborative event between the SCC and the Italian Society of Chemistry... Read more

CEP course on Basic Hair Science at the National Office

The first CEP course at the National Office has been scheduled.  Basic Hair Science, a   inspired session, is set for May 18 (9:00am-5:00pm). Instructed by Dr. Roger McMullen, this course will be beneficial to anyone interested in learning more about hair science and hair care technology and how they relate to problems facing cosmetic scientists. After attending this... Read more

Green Star Award presented at 71st Annual Scientific Meeting

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists is delighted to announce the new Green Star Award, which will be presented for the first time at the 71st Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase. Sponsored by Colonial Chemical, Inc., this award will be presented to the formulator who has done the most to accomplish green formulations during the past 12-month period. The Green Star Award winner will receive a scroll,... Read more

Member Spotlight

The Society thinks its 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. DAPHNE BENDERLY, PH.D. Senior Applications Scientist at Presperse Member Since March 2011 Region Chapter: New York
Ask questions, don't be afraid to try new things, and have fun!
1. What made you pursue a career in the cosmetics/personal care industry?  My... Read more