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.


Membership with the Society includes a subscription to the Journal of Cosmetic Science, the Official educational publication of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists. While the Journal contains technical papers on topics of interest to cosmetic scientists and is published online six times per year, the Society also offers additional options for Cosmetic and Personal Care professionals looking to expand their knowledge.


The SCC Media Library and Resource Center is your go-to resource for journal issues, webinars, Annual Meeting content, and other resources. What you need to know about the SCC Media Library & Resource Center:

  • 1) Home of the Journal of Cosmetic Science recent issues and archives.
  • 2) On demand purchase options for individual articles or full issues of the Journal of Cosmetic Science.
  • 3) Full Access registrants from that year’s Annual Meeting receive complimentary access to those presentations (beginning with the 2019 Annual Meeting).
  • 4) Sophisticated keyword search of all available content.
  • 5) Easy access for SCC Members as the login is the same login you use for the Member Portal.

JOIN US today, and once approved, receive the best offers and rates available only to SCC Members for content on the SCC Media Library & Resource Center.

To access the SCC Media Library and Resource Center CLICK HERE.

Education Courses

SCC Continuing Education Program courses are sponsored by the SCC to improve the qualifications of cosmetic scientists by setting high ethical, professional and educational standards. CEP instructors provide attendees with critical knowledge enabling them to advance their professional development. Courses scheduled in the National Office are held in a “board-room style” setting, providing an incredible instructor-to-student ratio and opportunities for increased interaction.

To reserve your seat at the next CEP Course or for more information CLICK HERE.

Annual Meeting

Convening the premier international forum presenting the latest in cosmetic science, the Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting is the can’t miss event of the year. Experience the networking advantage that is the hallmark of the SCC: Industry, Academia and Government coming together to advance cosmetic science, hear the latest on the technologies, trends and regulations shaping the future of the industry and meet thought-leaders and knowledge-experts who will share with you the tools needed to make the next leap in your professional development.

For more information CLICK HERE.


Perfect for busy professionals, SCC Webinars are affordable (low or no cost for members), convenient (learn and grow professionally, right in the comfort of your home or office) and great for those looking to acquire knowledge, information and resources in a short amount of time.

For upcoming webinars open for registration, CLICK HERE.

For archived webinars, CLICK HERE.


The Society of Cosmetic Chemist’s blog is where we aim to provide you with valuable scientific information and insights into the industry. The material published by the SCC Blog has been contributed by highly recognized professionals within the cosmetics and personal care industry.

The topics are of interest to a wide audience and will range from technical information on In Vivo Testing Methods, Nail Structure and Dermatological research to Techniques/Hints and Tips on Product Formulation, the Latest Trends in Haircare and various ‘How to’ Articles.

CLICK HERE to access the Blog site. New articles are posted every month!

If you are interested in contributing to this page, please submit your unique blog post to for consideration.