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October 6, 2009

Abstracts for 26th IFSCC Congress are Due Nov. 2



The 16th Congress of the International Federation of Societies of Cosmetics Chemists is now less 12 months way, slated for Sept. 20-23, 2010 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Those interested in submitting abstracts for the scientific program must do so by Nov. 2, 2009. Preliminary topics include cosmetics (physical, chemical and biological aspects); well being and beauty cosmetics; protective strategies; and society and cosmetics.

More info:www.ifscc2010.com or email: info@ifscc2010.com.

New England Fall Seminar To Cover Future of Cosmetics



On Oct. 22, the New England Chapter of the SCC will hold its Fall Seminar, “Cosmetics…Looking to the Future,” at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy in Worcester, MA. The all-day seminar will run from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Speakers and topics include Nava Dayan, “Mechanisms of Aging;” Alan Wohlman, “Looking and Feeling Younger with Naturally-Derived Personal Care Ingredients;” Ray Sourial, “Peptides: Past, Present and Future;” Tara Thompson, “The Relationship of Fragrance to the Pyschology of Looking Good;” and Roben Allong, who will address marketing trends.

More info: Aloy Anaebonam, BumpDoc@bumpzapper.com

SCC’s Basic Skin Care Science Education Course is Nov. 11



The SCC will hold an education course on basic skin care science for the cosmetic chemist, Nov. 11 at the Sheraton Newark Airport Hotel in Newark, NJ. Randy Wickett will be the instructor of this course, which will cover skin anatomy, function and evaluation methods.There will be focus on how the structure of skin influences its interaction with products and how those interactions influence measurable properties of the skin.

Dr. Wickett has worked for companies including P&G and S.C. Johnson and is a professor at the University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy. In addition, he is Fellow of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) and has received numerous SCC technical awards including the Maison G. de Navarre Medal Award, the SCC’s highest award for technical achievement. Dr. Wickett was the editor of the journal of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists from 1991-1997.

The fee for this course is $300 for SCC members, $150 for student members and $425 for non-members for registration prior to Oct. 28. After that date, the fees are $350, $175 and $475, respectively. More info: www.scconline.org


SCC Calendar



Oct. 20: Connecticut Chapter Annual Educational Seminar, University of Connecticut, Stamford, CT. More info: www.ctscc.org

Oct. 20: Twin Cities monthly chapter meeting. More info: www.tccscc.org

Oct. 21: Southwest Chapter monthly meeting. More info:www.swscc.org

Oct. 22-23:
California Chapter Suppliers’ Day, Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA. More info: www.caliscc.org

Nov. 3: Ontario Chapter meeting and officer installation. More info: www.ontarioscc.org

Nov. 4:
New York Chapter monthly meeting and officer installation, Seasons, Washington, NJ. More info: www.nyscc.org

Nov. 5: Florida Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.flscc.org

Nov. 7: New York Chapter Fall Seminar at FDU, Teaneck, NJ. More info: www.nyscc.org

Nov. 10: 
Midwest Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.midwestscc.org

Nov. 11:
Connecticut Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.ctscc.org

Nov. 11:
St. Louis Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: jason_tirey@steris.com

Nov. 12:
Carolina Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.carolinascc.org

Nov. 12:
Mid-Atlantic Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.midatlanticscc.com

Nov. 13:
Intermountain West Chapter Chapter Meeting. More info: www.imwscc.org

Nov. 17:
Twin Cities Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.tccscc.org

Nov. 17:
California Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.caliscc.org

Nov. 17:
Lake Erie Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: kelly.dobos@gmail.com

Nov. 18: Ohio Valley Chapter general chapter meeting. More info: www.ovscc.org

Nov. 18:
Southeast Chapter general chapter meeting, Memphis, TN. More info: kevin.fowler@spcorp.com

Nov. 18: Southwest Chapter monthly meeting. More info:www.swscc.org

Nov. 19:
Long Island Chapter Meeting & Officer Installation. More info: www.liscc.org

Nov. 19:
New England Chapter Meeting/Chapter Past Presidents Night. More info: BumpDoc@bumpzapper.com

Nov. 27:
Ontario Chapter Holiday Dinner Dance. More info: More info: www.ontarioscc.org

Dec. 1:
Quebec Chapter Holiday Party. More info: www.scc-quebec.org

Dec. 3:
NY Chapter Holiday Event. More info: www.nyscc.org

Dec. 3:
Southwest Chapter Holiday Party, Frontiers of Flight Museum, Dallas, TX. More info: www.swscc.org

Dec. 4:
St. Louis Chapter Holiday Party. More info: jason_tirey@steris.com

Dec. 10-11:
2009 SCC Annual Scientific Meeting and Showcase, New York Hilton Hotel, New York, NY. More info: www.scconline.org

Dec. 15:
Twin Cities Chapter Holiday Party. More info: www.tccscc.org

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