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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.


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!


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.


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...


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 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.

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...


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...


CEP Courses

CEP Courses for 2018

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


Society News

Schedule some Tee Time at the 29th IFSCC Congress!

A social event where you can have fun, relax and socialize is the type of event we're thrilled to host. Start the Congress on the Green with an IFSCC Suppliers' Golf Tournament. Come play a round of golf on Sunday October 30, 2016 at 8:00am at the beautiful Celebration Golf Course (Bus service provided for participants starting at 7:00am). Schedule some Tee Time for... Read more

Announcing 5 New Marketing Fellows

We're delighted to announce our five new Marketing Fellows, Joseph  Albanese (Sytheon Ltd.), Lisa Jones (Coast Southwest, Inc.), Elizabeth Streland (Croda, Inc.), Dawn Thiel (Beraca International North America) and Jacklin Vetkoetter Hoffelt (Coast Southwest, Inc.). Congratulations to all on this and their many career accomplishments. We offer our sincere thanks for their ongoing support and dedication to the SCC. If you would like to learn more information on how... 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. NADA BAALBAKI Graduate Student James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati SCC Ohio Valley Chapter - Member Since: 2013
To fellow students - learn as much as you can from those who are already successful in... Read more

Expand your knowledge this summer!

This summer, dive into the latest research presented by experts in the industry at one of the society's well recognized Continuing Education Courses. Providing in-depth focus on a number of topics, come to the National Office and Expand your knowledge of Cosmetic Science! June's courses will soon be underway and you won't want to miss an opportunity to learn from two of the best in the... Read more


For your convenience, please note that those who are submitting a Poster Presentation MUST ensure that the poster fits on a four (4) foot (1.22 meters) High by eight (8) foot (2.44 meters) Wide poster board which will be provided. Should you have any further questions regarding Poster guidelines, please do not hesitate to contact Doreen Scelso at the National Office – Read more