74th Annual Scientific Meeting & Showcase

The Showcase provides a forum for companies serving the cosmetic and personal care industry to present their most recent scientific and technological developments in a poster or tabletop format.


Media Library & Resource Center

The SCC's digital platform of cosmetic science content

Content on this new hub includes: digital issues of the redesigned Journal of Cosmetic Science; archives of SCC Webinars; videos/slide-syncs of the scientific presentations delivered at recent Annual Scientific Meetings; and other resources


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.

Support the SCC every time you shop on Amazon!

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2020 Education Courses

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Media Library & Resource Center

The Society of Cosmetic Chemists' first-ever Media Library and Resource Center is the cosmetic scientific community...


Society News

Member Update from SCC Headquarters on COVID-19

The concerns over the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, both nationally and locally, are at the forefront today. Given the current climate of uncertainty, we are providing you with the following information and guidance with regard to the continually evolving situation.

Member Spotlight on Lauren Trahan

The Society thinks it’s 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. Find out why this dedicated chemist started making Halloween costumes.

AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo (CANCELLED)

The AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo has been cancelled. For more information, please visit the 2020 AOCS Annual Meeting and Expo website. The meeting was scheduled to take place on April 26–29 in Montréal, Québec, Canada.