• Italian and US/Canadian Crossover Event in June

    March 1, 2017
    The Italian and US/Canadian Societies of Cosmetic Chemists, with the endorsement of the Japanese Society, will come together from June 18-20 at Lake Maggiore in Italy for the 1st International Personal Care Excellence Conference. Scientists will show…

  • NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Attendee Registration Is Now Open

    March 1, 2017
    Attendee registration is now open for NYSCC Suppliers’ Day, the largest event in North America for cosmetic chemistry, May 2-3, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. Taking place for the first time in New York City, th…

  • Free First Year Memberships For Undergrad Students

    February 1, 2017
    To support students interest in joining the cosmetic and personal care industry, university professors and officials can register students for free membership with the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC). The offer extends to fully matriculated underg…

  • SCC Publishes Monographs

    January 6, 2017
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists has a series of monographs that include relevant technical information and can be ordered online. The topics covered are: • Silicones in Hair Care: The use of silicone materials in hair care and skin care has…

  • Dobos Is Vice President-Elect of the Society

    January 6, 2017
    The Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) has elected its 2017 leaders. The new vice president-elect is Kelly Dobos, who is currently the cosmetics technical manager for Americas at Sun Chemical Corporation. She has been heavily involved in the SCC…

  • Two National CEP Courses Planned in December

    December 1, 2016
    On Dec. 8, SCC will host a continuing education program (CEP) course on clinical and instrumental testing of skin and skin care products. The course focuses on non-invasive testing of human skin in vivo. Modern methods for testing the effects of skin…

  • Intermountain West Hosts Grand Seminar on Dec. 1

    November 2, 2016
    The Intermountain West Chapter will host its Grand Seminar on Dec. 1 in Salt Lake City, UT.  Speakers will include Marc Cornell and Steve Puelo who will discuss formulating natural products and green formulation, respectively. Additionally, the…

  • Upcoming National CEP Courses

    November 2, 2016
    On Nov. 14, Karl F. Popp will lead a national CEP course on cGMPs for Cosmetics and OTCs at the SCC’s national office in New York City. The course is designed to educate and review salient aspects of the cGMP regulations for drug products and p…

  • Call for Papers: Twin Cities Holistic Cosmetic Symposium

    November 2, 2016
    The Twin Cities Chapter has issued a call for papers for its eighth biennial Holistic Cosmetic Symposium, which is scheduled for March 27, 2017 at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center, MN. Topics of particular interest include: organ…

  • Munich To Host 2018 IFSCC Congress

    November 2, 2016
    Planning is underway for the IFSCC Congress 2018, which will be held Sept. 18-21, 2018 in Munich, Germany—just before the start of the popular Oktoberfest season. Those companies and participants interested in getting an early jump on sponsorsh…

  • NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2017 Moves To New York City

    October 3, 2016
    The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) will hold its 38th Annual Suppliers’ Day  on May 2-3, 2017 in a new location: the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. All under one roof and occupying a contiguous space, th…

  • California Chapter Scientific Seminar Is Oct. 13

    October 3, 2016
    On Oct. 13, the California Chapter of the SCC will hold its scientific seminar, “The Innovative Science of Today’s Personal Care Market,” at the Marina Del Rey Marina Del Ray Marriott in Marina Del Ray, CA. The all-day event kicks o…

  • IFSCC Congress Returns To US

    October 3, 2016
    After 12 years, the IFSCC Congress is back in the US as the highly anticipated 29th Congress begins on Oct. 30 in Orlando.  The scientific program will provide the latest breakthroughs in cosmetic science with the theme “Beyond Dreams into…

  • SCC Dues Renewal Online

    September 1, 2016
    Last month, the Society of Cosmetic Chemists emailed dues renewal notices to its membership. The cost to renew has been held at $140 and is quick and easy to pay online, according to SCC.  The process can be completed at www.scconline.org by cli…

  • October CEP Courses Cover Scale Up and Polymers

    August 26, 2016
    It’s not just back to school for kids; the SCC is offering education opportunities as well. In addition to this month’s classes on cosmetic raw materials (Sept. 14) and color and makeup (Sept. 19), October CEP classes include “Sc…

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