The Society of Cosmetic Scientists promotes education, research and collaboration to advance the science of cosmetics

Encouraging education and research in cosmetic and related sciences The benefits of becoming a member Scrub up on Science - Practical Chemistry for secondary students SCS Symposium: face the Future - 30 April-1 May 2014, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Oxford

About us

We have 1000+  members and are affiliated to the International Federation of Societies of Cosmetic Chemists (IFSCC).

The main object of the Society is to advance the science of cosmetics. It does this by attracting membership among highly qualified individuals with both academic and industrial experience in the field of cosmetics and related sciences, as well as through its activities including publications, educational programmes and scientific meetings.

The Aims of the Society are:

  • To advance the science of cosmetics and toiletries
  • To provide the means for the dissemination and interchange of knowledge pertinent to cosmetic and related sciences
  • To promote high ethical standards in cosmetic science
  • To improve the professional status of members
  • To encourage education and research in cosmetic and related sciences
  • To ensure the long-term viability of the Society
  • To maximise the accessibility of Society activities and encourage participation throughout the profession

Events and lectures RSS

Happy Christmas and New Year from SCS

Happy Christmas and New Year from SCS

Thursday 15 January 2015

January Lecture 'CREATING THE RIGHT COLOURS: PIGMENTS AND PITFALLS'

Thursday 12 February 2015

Joint SCS & British Society of Perfumers Lecture

Scrub up on Science

 

The new SCS Education Scrub upwebsite is now live www.scrubuponscience.co.uk 

It includes the Teachers Area, Competition launching in January 2015 and Careers case studies.  Chemistry resources for 11-16 year-olds


SCS Membership

SCS Membership has many benefits, some of which are listed here: 

 

 


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