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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

The SCC National Office has MOVED!

Effective Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, our new address is:

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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 ...

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Journal of Cosmetic Science

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

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Renew Your SCC Membership Today!

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

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Society News

The Rheological and Skin Sensory Properties of Cosmetic Emulsions: Influence of Thickening Agents

Journal of Cosmetic Science Article | Vol. 69 No. 1 Authored by Yanan Li, Zhaoqing Zhou, Xiaomin Zhao, Hua Zhao, and Xin Qu

SYNOPSIS

Hydrophilic polymers are widely used in the cosmetics industry as thickening agents\/rheology modifiers. These thickening agents have different chemical structures which affect the rheological properties, as well as the sensory attributes of the formula. Systematic study is important to... Read more

Formulation of chitosan patch incorporating Artocarpus altilis heartwood extract for improving hyperpigmentation

Journal of Cosmetic Science Article | Vol. 68 No. 4 Authored by Jutatip Kwankaew, Preeyawass Phimnuan, Sombat Wanauppathamkul and Jarupa Viyoch

SYNOPSIS

Artocarpus altilis heartwood extract contains the bioactive compound artocarpin which exhibits melanogenesis inhibitory activity. However, the extract has poor solubility which affects the skin permeability of the compound. A chitosan hydrogel patch incorporating A. altilis heartwood extract was formulated to enhance the delivery of... Read more

Carolina Chapter’s Naturally Kiawah

This Fall, the Carolina Chapter will host their Naturally Kiawah Symposium on Kiawah Island in South Carolina. It is the perfect opportunity for professionals in the Industry to become inspired by informative sessions while engaging with colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere. On October 3-5, join attendees in this 2-day discussion on all things natural in the cosmetic industry; Green/Natural Packaging, Sustainable Sourcing... Read more

SCC Referrals (Now Searchable)

Listing for Recruiters, Consultants & Industry Resources and Testing Labs. Are you searching for a recruiter, consultant or testing laboratory? SCC Referrals provides details and contact information on some of the most reputable names in their respective fields. Found at the bottom of the home page, we maintain and host a Directory of Consultants to the Cosmetic Industry, listing their areas of expertise... Read more

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Partners with Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) on New Formulation Award!

Beauty Week is Coming to NYC in May! The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists has formed a new partnership with CEW, the pre-eminent beauty organization with more then 9,000 global members.  For the first time, CEW has expanded their prestigious Beauty Awards program to include the Innovation of the Year Award, a new formulations category to recognize formulators and suppliers. Finalists of the... Read more