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Suppliers’ Day 2021 will be held May 4-5 in the Javits Center in NYC

As you are aware, the NYSCC team has been hard at work planning for Suppliers’ Day this September. However, based on the results of a NYSCC survey to members and the Suppliers’ Day community, as well as the still evolving effects of COVID-19 pandemic including travel restrictions, the NYSCC Executive Board has made the hard […]

NYSCC Re-Launches the “At Home Live Series” with World of Chemistry

  NYSCC Re-Launches the “At Home Live Series” with World of Chemistry A Week Long Intensive Educational Program with On Demand Sessions & Live Q&A Panel   (New York, NY,  July 2020)  The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) re-launches its “At Home Live Series 2.0” with World of Chemistry: A Global Perspective, starting Monday, […]

NYSCC Presents Virtual Skin Microbiome Symposium & Digital Pop-Up & Solutions Center

(New York, NY, June 2020)—The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) is pleased to announce a virtual week-long educational program focused on Skin Microbiome: Perspectives on Aging, Compromised Skin and Cosmetics.  This complimentary symposium, June 15-22, 2020 will include five on-demand sessions. a live panel Q&A, and the Suppliers’ Day Digital Pop-Up & Solutions […]

Delivery Systems for Antioxidants

Introduction As the body’s first defense against the elements, skin is frequently exposed to electromagnetic radiation from the Sun, which can lead to a variety of detrimental conditions such as photoaging, photoimmunosuppression, and photocarcinogenesis. Reactive oxygen species are largely responsible for the initiation of these disease states in skin and are mostly due to exposure […]

Formulating effective and stable W/O emulsions

Cosmetic chemists are an innovative, curious, and creative group of scientists, continually looking to formulate the most effective and pleasing products for the world’s consumers. Yet when asked to create the galenic forms most often requested by marketing – creams and lotions – the “default emulsion” is almost always oil-in-water (O/W). While O/W systems offer […]

New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Announces New At Home Live Series

(New York, NY, April 2020)—The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) announces the launch of a new NYSCC “At Home Live” Series featuring current topics and trends in cosmetic chemistry and formulation. These free educational programs will be offered several times a week starting April 16th and cover topics that are relevant and timely […]

The facts you need to know: new FDA proposed Sunscreen Regulation

Sunscreen Innovation Act The Sunscreen Innovation Act sponsored by Jack Reed was introduced to the Senate Committee Health, Education, Labor and Pensions on March 13, 2014.  It amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish a process for the review and approval of over-the-counter (OTC) sunscreen active ingredients. FDA Proposes New Safety Testing […]

Clinical Study Dos and Don’ts: Designing Safety & Claim Support Studies

Clinical Study Dos and Don’ts:  Designing Safety & Claim Support Studies Nothing makes an R&D director happier than providing a validated sound scientific dossier to his/her marketing team on a technology or formulation that has gone through months, if not years, of development.  From inception to market, there are endless meetings about progress, budgets, resource […]

New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Announces 2020 Executive Board

Leaders Representing Prominent Brands, Suppliers & Manufacturers will Chart the Future Course!   (New York, NY, November 2019) – The announcement was made by Sonia Dawson, Chair, NYSCC and Regional Marketing Manager -DSM Personal Care North America, that the Executive Board has been confirmed for 2020 with some current board members assuming new roles, and […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2020 Announces Show Theme & New Programs

Revolutionary Disruptors Frame the Leading Trade Show & Conference for Innovations in Beauty and Personal Care Ingredients, Raw Materials and Formulations   (New York, NY, November 2019)—North America’s main event for beauty ingredients, formulations, and delivery innovations, New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day, recently held a press and friends reception in New […]

Sunscreen Monograph Proposed New Rules and its Impact on Formulations-Part II

In my recent blog published in August, changes to the current sunscreen tentative monograph were proposed.  These changes are probably the most drastic changes to the sunscreen monograph since its inception.  In this section, I would like to tackle two key areas related to the changes requested by the FDA.  The first one is the […]

Sunscreen Monograph Proposed New Rules and its Impact on Formulations

Introduction In February of 2019, the FDA stunned the cosmetics industry one more time by publishing proposed rules for sunscreens in the Federal Register.  As indicated by its name, these are only proposed rules but historically companies have implemented proposed rules into their formulations to be proactive.  The FDA used the argument that since the […]

Development of Color Products – From William Perkin to Urban Decay

Russian Red. 999. Ruby Woo. Pioneer. Androgyny. No. 1.   What do these words call to mind? Beauty product enthusiasts the world over will recognize these iconic shade names currently inhabiting their purse. (The author tips her hat to the product developers and marketers at Dior, MAC, L’Oreal, Chanel, and Jeffree Star.) At the risk of taking the technology […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Supporting the Next Generation of Chemists

Future Chemists Workshop and Mentorship Launch at Leading Beauty & Personal Care Trade Show (New York, NY, May 2019)— New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) is committed to educating and supporting the workforce of the future and will launch a new Mentorship program and continue its popular Future Chemists Workshop at Suppliers’ Day its […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Offers New Educational Programming on Fragrance Development and the Microbiome Role in Product Creations

Leading Global Ingredient Trade Show & Conference for Beauty & Personal Care Takes Place May 7-8 at the Javits Center in NY (New York, NY, May 2019)—Providing relevant education to chemists and product development teams is the hallmark of the NYSCC Suppliers’ Day.  Fragrance: The Invisible Art and Microbiome: Inside Out Beauty are two new […]

Protection from Artificial Visible Light (and not just Blue Light)

One of the most relevant cosmetic-industry trends in recent years – “blue light protection” – is also one of the most widely misunderstood; this article will help dispel some of the mysteries surrounding the concept of skin damage from exposure to digital screens.   Blue light is not the whole story “Blue light” is a […]

CEW Announces the Supplier Award Finalists in its Prestigious Beauty Awards Program

NYSCC Sponsored Award Recognizes Innovations in Ingredients and Formulation  (New York, NY, April 2019)—CEW has announced the finalists of Supplier Award: Ingredients and Formulation, part of its prestigious Beauty Awards. This new award category, sponsored New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists  (NYSCC), recognizes the role that ingredients, formulation and new technology plays in successful product […]

The Evolution of Beauty at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day

Registration is Open for Largest Trade Show in North America for Cosmetic Chemistry Innovations & Formulations   (New York, NY, February 2019)—Attendee registration is now open for the NYSCC (New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists) Suppliers’ Day, celebrating its 40th Anniversary and The Evolution of Beauty. Taking place May 7-8, 2019 at the Jacob K. […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2019 Announces New Programs & Alliances

40th Anniversary of Leading Trade Show & Conference for Innovations in Beauty and Personal Care Ingredients, Raw Materials and Formulations (New York, NY, November 2018)—North America’s main event for beauty ingredients, formulations, and delivery innovations, New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day, recently held a press reception in New York City to announce […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Partners with Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) on New Beauty Award for Supplier’s Innovative Ingredients and Formulation

All Things Beauty to Be Celebrated May 2019 in NYC   (New York, NY, December 2018)—The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists  (NYSCC) has renewed its partnership with CEW by sponsoring a new category in its prestigious Beauty Awards program the “Supplier’s Award: Ingredients and Formulation.”  Mirroring the Academy Awards Science and Technical Achievement awards, […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Partners with Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) on New Beauty Award for Supplier’s Innovative Ingredients and Formulation

All Things Beauty to Be Celebrated May 2019 in NYC (New York, NY, December 2018)—The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists  (NYSCC) has renewed its partnership with CEW by sponsoring a new category in its prestigious Beauty Awards program the “Supplier’s Award: Ingredients and Formulation.”  Mirroring the Academy Awards Science and Technical Achievement awards, the […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2019 Announces New Programs & Alliances

Contact:  Annie Scully, press@nyscc.org, 201-310-9252 40th Anniversary of Leading Trade Show & Conference for Innovations in Beauty and Personal Care Ingredients, Raw Materials and Formulations   (New York, NY, November 2018)—North America’s main event for beauty ingredients, formulations, and delivery innovations, New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day, recently held a press reception […]

Natural Sun-filters

Solar Ultraviolet Radiations UVA and UVB are complete carcinogens. They both cause DNA damage and, in the process of DNA repair, mutations are generated at non-negligible rates. Some mutations provoke the so-called transformation in which a cell acquires unlimited replication potential and loss of growth control. UV radiation is also known to be the single […]

NYSCC Scientific Advisory Committee to Present at MakeUp in New York

Contact:  Annie Scully, 201-310-9252, press@nyscc.org Top Cosmetic Chemists to Share Skincare Ingredient Trends on Sept. 13th (New York, NY, August 2018)—The Scientific Advisory Committee of the leading association for the advancement of cosmetic science, New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC), will headline “What’s Up in Skincare: New Ingredients, New Benefits, New Claims?” at MakeUp […]

Skin Microbiome

As a skin biologist and researcher of technology in the personal care field for over 20 years, there are few times in one’s career that you experience a trend that has the legs to become a new playing field in science.  The skin microbiome strides made in recent years have truly been remarkable.  Not only […]

Top Ingredient & Raw Materials Companies to Exhibit at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day

Media Contact:  Annie Scully, press@nyscc.org, 201-310-9252   May 15-16, at Javits Center in New York City  Leading Cosmetic & Personal Care Ingredient Event for R&D and Formulators Features Sold-Out Exhibit Floor & Important Industry Education  (New York, NY, May 2018)—The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) is pleased to announce that leading international ingredient and […]

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Anchors a Successful “Beauty Week NYC”

Media Contact:  Annie Scully, azscully@gmail.com, 201-310-9252  Increased Attendance, Enhanced Programing & NYC Location Creates Dynamic Global Ingredients Marketplace (New York, NY, May 2018)—The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC)  39th Annual Suppliers’ Day came to a successful conclusion last week at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York on May 15-16.  Showcasing […]

Halal certification for personal care raw materials and products

Muslims around the world used the word Halal for many years to describe a certain dietary regimen. The roots of the word originate from the Quran and Shariah and it typically defines how animals are slaughtered and restricts the consumption of certain animals, and alcohol.  In general, everything created by God is allowed as food […]

Naturals, Synthetics, and Safety – The Rise of Trends and the Fall of a Dialectic

In 2018 the modern fragrance industry will focus on technology, the regulatory environment, and the creative challenges. One of the hottest topics and trends outside of these specific focuses in not just fragrance but all of cosmetics, industrially or independently created, is natural products and formulation, and one that has triggered a wide variety of […]

NYSCC Announces Exclusive Partnership with PeclersParis

Contact:  Annie Scully, 201-310-9252, press@nyscc.org Leading Cosmetic Chemists Association & Global Trend Forecaster to Educate Beauty Industry with CosmeTrends and Special Sessions at Suppliers’ Day New York (New York, NY, March 2018)—The New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) is pleased to announce that it has joined forces with PeclersParis to produce CosmeTrends: Formulating the […]

New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Announces 2018/19 Executive Board

Leaders Representing Prominent Suppliers & Manufacturers will Chart the Future Course! (New York, NY, March 2018) – The announcement was made by Cathy Piterski, Chair, NYSCC and Sr. Account Manager at Givaudan Active Beauty, that the Executive Board has been confirmed for 2018 with some terms carrying through 2019.  Executives elected join Cathy, as well […]

Seaweeds – Cosmetic Applications

The ocean bioflora is rich in plants producing molecules essential for their survival that can be useful to protect our skin. Seaweeds are an amazing source of natural molecules for both nutrition and topical use. They are rich sources of minerals (including the essential micronutrient iodine), bioactive polysaccharides, carotenoids and even proteins, along with a […]

Alban Muller awarded at “the Future of Sustainability” event!

Alban Muller has taken key initiatives for contributing towards building the sustainable and circular economy. These contributions played a major role in achieving the “Most Sustainable Company” award at the Future of Sustainability event organized by New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists. Alban Muller Prioritizes Sustainable Economy Development ECO-VALORIZATION OF PRODUCTS Alban Muller attended the […]

Colloids and Surface Science in Medicine & Personal Care Products – A BIG Success!

The NYSCC sponsored the Session: “Colloids and Surface Science in Medicine & Personal Care Products” at the American Chemical Society – Colloid & Surface Science Symposium held at The City College of New York July 9th – July 12th. The Session was moderated by Elizabeth Kaufman of the NYSCC. The Session was a success and […]

Kathy Ireland interviews the NYSCC

Kathy Ireland (Worldwide Business) interviews Kim Burch (NYSCC) and David Smith (National SCC) about the NYSCC Suppliers’ Day Event.

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