2018 Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase

December 11-12, 2018 - New York City

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ 72nd Annual Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase is where the world connects for the best cosmetic science education.


Advancing Cosmetic Science for over 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.


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.


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.


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.

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CEP Courses

CEP Courses for 2018

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


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 clicking on the 'MEMBER LOGIN' (loc...


Society News

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

Congress Mobile App-highlighted as best app of the week on Yapp App blog

For those of you who downloaded the Congress Mobile App, you witnessed first hand the easy to use features and real-time updates that helped to enhance your Congress experience.  The creators of the app's platform, Yapp App Inc., recently featured the app on their blog as part of a new series highlighting the best app every week. Read the article here and share your... 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. SHARON PHILLIPS Cosmetologist/Chemist at Today's Highlight and Style Member Since June 2010 Region Chapter: Southeast
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Students from Participating Universities receive first year of membership, FREE!

Support your students in joining the Cosmetic and Personal Care Industry by registering them for membership with The Society of Cosmetic Chemists. View the official flyer here. HOW: Member enrollment is easy. Simply submit a list containing the students’ names and email addresses to scc@scconline.org. In the subject line please detail NextGen Student Membership Roster. Our membership team will then create memberships for... Read more