Join/Renew Membership for SCC

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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 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.

Society of Cosmetic Chemists Award

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General Description of the Award 

The SCC Award is presented to the author(s) of the Best Paper that makes the greatest scientific contribution to knowledge in the field of protecting against or ameliorating damage to human skin caused by exposure to UV radiation presented at the preceding Annual Meeting.

The Award consists of a scroll and a Honorarium to be shared among all authors, if applicable.  There are no Honorable Mentions for this award.  The Committee can recommend that no award be given in any year.  This shall in no way affect future selections or the size of the award in future years.