Association News

  • Anti-Aging Physiology And Technology Course For Cosmetic Chemists

    April 4, 2013
    • Instructed by Zoe Diana Draelos, MD, “Anti-Aging Physiology and Technologies for Cosmetic Chemist” is a course on theories of aging, extrinsic and intrinsic aging skin physiology, targets for anti-aging therapy and anti-aging techn…


  • US-China Cosmetic Regulatory Symposium Is May 16

    April 4, 2013
    • China has become one of the largest markets for cosmetic products as well as one of the largest manufacturing regions in the world. The NYSCC is bringing SFDA officials from China, industrial regulatory experts, and US government officials to…


  • June 1 Deadline for de Navarre Young Scientist Prize

    April 4, 2013
    • The IFSCC has opened the competition for the Maison G. de Navarre Young Scientists Prize, which is granted each year to enable a young cosmetic chemist to attend an IFSCC Conference. The winner will be invited to attend the 2013 IFSCC Conferen…


  • Meet Me in St. Louis: Scientific Seminar Pulls Into Union Station June 6-7

    Meet Me in St. Louis: Scientific Seminar Pulls Into Union Station June 6-7

    April 4, 2013
    • The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) will hold its Annual Scientific Seminar on June 6-7 at the St. Louis Union Station Hotel. Hosted by the chapters in Area II (which include the Lake Erie, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Ontario, St. Louis and Twi…


  • NYSCC’s Professional Development SymposiumIs March 14

    March 13, 2013
    The New York Chapter of the SCC is offering its members a chance to develop and keep their skills sharp with the help of the American Management Association (AMA) at its Professional Development Symposium at Montclair State University on March 14 At…


  • Call for Papers: SCC South Africa Scientific Conference

    March 13, 2013
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists South Africa has issued a call for papers for its scientific conference, which will be held Sept. 11-12, 2013 at the Bytes Conference Centre in Midrand, South Africa. The theme is “Scientific Pursuit for Agerasi…


  • Courses on Cell Biology, Preservatives Are March 19-20

    March 13, 2013
    The SCC has scheduled a two-day course, “Basic Cell Biology—Applications in Skin Care and Cosmetics,” for March 19-20 at the Doubletree Newark Airport Hilton, Newark, NJ. The first day’s schedule covers basic cell biology, in…


  • Michigan Chapter Holds Inaugural Meeting

    February 12, 2013
    The inaugural meeting of the new Michigan Chapter of SCC was held on Jan. 23 at Amway’s world headquarters in Ada, MI. George Calvert, VP-R&D and supply chain at Amway, and Angela Venditti, Miss Michigan 2012, attended the event. The progra…


  • IFSCC Opens 2013 Henry Maso Award Competition

    February 12, 2013
    The IFSCC has opened the competition for the Henry Maso Award for Young Cosmetic Scientists. The award is given at the IFSCC conferences to the best scientific paper given by an author, normally under the age of 40, who has submitted a full paper for…


  • NYSCC Feb. 20 Meeting Covers ‘Contemporary Formulating’

    February 12, 2013
     On Feb. 20, the NYSCC will delve into “Contemporary Formulating Issues” at the Il Villagio Ristorante in Carlstadt, NJ. The agenda for the event inlcudes genomics, ingredients, formulations, surfactants, silicone film formers and pr…


  • SCC Unveils 2013 Board of Directors

    SCC Unveils 2013 Board of Directors

    February 12, 2013
    The SCC has named its 2013 board of directors, which was installed during the business luncheon held in conjunction with the society’s Annual Scientific Meeting in December 2012. The board members are: Guy Padulo (Kobo Products, Inc…


  • Nine Monographs Available from SCC

    January 25, 2013
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists has nine different monographs available for purchase on various cosmetic topics. The latest is “Colorants Used in the Cosmetics Industry,” which is available for $25. More info: www.scconline.org…


  • Surfactants Course Is Feb 6. in Newark

    January 25, 2013
    On Feb. 6, SCC has scheduled a one-day course on surfactants. To be held at DoubleTree Newark Airport Hotel, the course will be led by Patricia Aikens, Ph.D. It will provide an introduction to the chemistry of surfactants as well as a look at colloid…


  • Course Offers an Introduction to Patents

    January 25, 2013
    SCC has scheduled a course on Feb. 6 at the DoubleTree Newark Airport Hotel that offers attendees a practical introduction to patents. The goal of this course is to demystify patents. By providing a practical, functional understanding of patents, the…


  • 2013 Scientific Seminar Sponsorships Available

    January 25, 2013
    The Society’s 2013 Annual Scientific Seminar is slated for June 6-7 at the Union Station Hotel in St. Louis, MO. If your company is interested in being a sponsor, four options are available: Platinum ($2,500), Gold ($1,500), Silver ($1,000) and…