75th Annual Scientific Meeting & Showcase

SUBMIT ABSTRACT!

Scientists, academicians, policy makers and other stakeholders in the cosmetic & personal care community are invited to submit an abstract of original work, lab demonstration or case study for consideration to present as a podium lecturer.

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Newly Redesigned Portal

You will notice things look a little different on our updated SCC Portal! In order to access membership benefits or Annual Meeting registration information, you will need to activate or create a new account.

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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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Society News

Society of Cosmetic Chemists Announces Annual Award Winners

SCC is proud to highlight the outstanding work, cutting-edge research and advancements that our members achieve in the cosmetic sciences.

This year, we’ll be awarding scientists with the following awards: Merit, Green Star, Joseph P. Ciaudelli, Young Scientist, Shaw Mudge and more!

These winners join a prestigious list of accomplished professionals who have been recognized by their peers for their outstanding contributions to our industry.

Curly Chemistry

Are you aware of the revolution that is taking place in the natural ethnic hair community?  Women of color are becoming more aware of what they’re using, understanding ingredients, and are expecting a level of performance that meets their unique needs.  Ethnic hair is the most unique and versatile hair with over 6-9 different types sprawling from wavy, curly, to kinky. In this article, YouTuber Tanya Lane shares information that she has gathered from her viewers on ingredients and product concepts that have helped them the most. The purpose of this article is to help guide your formulations based on the top three needs of ethnic consumers.

IFSCC Congress 2020 | Online

The IFSCC 2020 Virtual Yokohama Congress will be a ten day event from Wednesday, October 21 – Friday October 30. (Originally 3 days, Tuesday 20 October through Friday 23 October). Registrants can watch the podium presentation videos and visit the poster PDFs as many times as they like, 24/7, during the 10 days of the Congress. 

In Memoriam – Ivonne Brown

Ivonne Brown, a 40+ year member of the SCC. Ivonne balanced two seemingly fulltime careers: that of beloved wife and mother and that of a respected, also loved, lab manager in our high-pressure industry. Ivonne passed away on September 2, 2020. She is survived by her beloved husband, Clarence Sr., her children Clarence Jr., Shawn, and Sheenell, as well as many grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.