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.

 READ MORE

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!

 READ MORE

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.

 LEARN MORE

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...

 READ MORE

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.

 READ MORE

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.

 READ MORE

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...

READ MORE

Journal of Cosmetic Science

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

READ MORE

Renew Your SCC Membership Today!

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

READ MORE

CEP Courses

CEP Courses Coming Soon!

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

READ MORE

Society News

2015 Annual Meeting Call for Papers is Open

How to Submit: CLICK HERE

Authors are invited to submit titles and abstracts of no more than 150 words for original papers to be presented in podium format. All topics related to cosmetic science will be considered for presentation. After acceptance of abstracts by the Committee, all presenters will be required to submit preprints 12 weeks prior to presentation... Read more

2015 Board of Directors

The 2015 Board of Directors of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists was officially installed on December 12, 2014 in conjunction with the Annual Scientific Meeting at the New York Hilton Towers & Hotel. Tony O'Lenick (Siltech LLC) accepted the 2014 Presidential Gavel from outgoing President Dawn Burke Colvin (Mary Kay, Inc.). Debbie Pierce (Westwood Laboratories, Inc.) assumed her new position as Vice... Read more

SCC and American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) Announce Collaborative Programming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18, 2014 New York, NY USA– SCC and American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) signed a formal memorandum of understanding to collaborate in developing programming targeted for the cosmetic industry for the 106th AOCS Annual Meeting and Industry Showcases in Orlando, Florida, May 3–6, 2015. The agreement came after both societies acknowledged the importance of sharing technology, information, and analytical methods... Read more

SCC 2014 National Election to be conducted online!

In our efforts to both leverage technology to "go green" and to save valuable dollars in printing and postage costs, enabling us to better serve our members, we'll be conducting this year's National Election online. If you're eligible to vote, you'll be receiving the initial email the week of September 29 notifying you that the Society of Cosmetic Chemists 2014 National Election polls are... Read more

Nancy Etcoff to speak at 2014 Annual Meeting

Color Cosmetics as a Feature of the Extended Human Phenotype

Nancy Etcoff, Ph.D., Massachusetts General Hospital Nancy Etcoff is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Harvard Medical School, a faculty member of the Harvard University Mind/Brain/Behavior Initiative, and a psychologist and Associate Researcher at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry where she is the Director of the Program in Aesthetics and Well Being.... Read more