The SCC is delighted to officially announce the 29th Congress of the IFSCC to be held in October 2016 in Orlando. This event promises to be a wonderful experience for all attendees. The scientific program will provide the latest breakthroughs in Cosmetic Science as we go “Beyond Dreams into New Frontiers”. We hope to “Innovate” new ideas that will “Inspire” you to “Imagine” all the opportunities available to us.Please mark your calendar for this important event. In this announcement, you will be introduced to some of the important details of the Congress including the tentative program, social events, and important dates to note on your calendars. You will also learn about our exciting location, Orlando, Florida.
SCC Ontario Chapter
______________________________Ontario Chapter Officers ChairShahin Kalantari d'Avicenna Inc80 Cornerbrook drive,Toronto, ON. M3A 1H7Ph: (416) 567-6572Chair ElectSaina TaidiApollo Health and Beauty Care1 Apollo PlaceToronto, ON M3J 0H2Ph: (416) 758-3700 SecretaryAndrea BoylanAndicor Specialty Chemicals Corp.590 Abilene DriveMississauga, ON L5T 2T4Ph: (905) 795-0911Fax: (905) 795-0912TreasurerRobert Castillo Univar CanadaPh: (416) 740-5300Fax: (416) 740-2227Directors Area IIBart MaxonPh: 989-496-3035Fax: 989-496-5508Christopher Heisig, Ph.D.STERIS CorporationPh: (314) 290-4747Past ChairDorothy MaraprossiansUnipex Solutions Canada Inc235 Advance BlvdBrampton, ON L6T 4J2Ph: (905) 453-7131Fax: (905) 453-0199
New SCC Ontario Survey The SCC Ontario board is happy to announce the launch of our new survey!As a member of the SCC Ontario chapter or someone who is interested in our chapter and attends the occasional meeting and/or function we are looking for your feedback. Please take a moment to complete our brief survey and let us know what you like, and don't like as well as how we may improve on what we are doing. Our objective as a society is the advancement of cosmetic science, which of course we all have a vested interest in! So why not do it in a way that educates as well as entertains! Click Here to participate in the survey !
The Importance of UV Protection Ingredients in Cosmetics Formulationsby PERRY ROMANOWSKIThere was a time when having tanned skin and laying out in the sun’s rays was considered healthy. However, the dangers of UV rays are becoming more apparent as cases of melanoma have risen dramatically over the past three decades. These sobering statistics have prompted people to avoid the sun’s rays and use UV-blocking skin lotion. While this may lower the risk of developing skin cancer, what many people do not consider is that the skin on their face is constantly vulnerable to UV damage as they go about their daily activities, even if they wear makeup. As such, today’s cosmetic products should be formulated with UV protection, no matter if they are meant to cover blemishes or balance the complexion. Read More Here …
MEMBERSHIPFor those who would like to become members, yearly fees are $140 US. Applications are available from your Executive Committee or on-line at www.SCCOnline.org. Please return the completed form at your convenience and reap the benefits of the SCC. For renewal memberships, please send payments directly to the SCC National Office. For your convenience, National will accept payment by VISA, Mastercard or AMEX. Please contact National for details.
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Presenters Welcome !The SCC Ontario Chapter Board is currently accepting submissions for presentations ! Interested parties can submit a presentation abstract and a biography. Your talk may be accepted for either a Chapter Meeting or Education Day. Please send all enquiries to Andy Halasz (speaker coordinator). Email Here !
Seneca Collegeis developing a full time, one year, day time post graduate certificate in Cosmetic Science. We are currently seeking industry experts in the areas of raw materials, formulation and cosmetic regulations to develop curriculum and/or provide instruction. Ideal candidates will have excellent English skills and current expertise in the cosmetic industry. If you are interested, please forward your resume and contact information here :
A Welcome Message from the Chair….Looking out ahead on the year we have planned for the SCC Ontario Chapter members in 2016 I am very proud to serve as chair and am looking forward to continuing the great work of the board members in previous years!We have planned three evening meetings which are quite diverse in topics. Read the Full Message Here !
MembershipFor those who would like to become members, yearly fees are $140 US. Applications are available from your Executive Committee or on-line at www.SCCOnline.org. Please return the completed form at your convenience and reap the benefits of the SCC. For renewal memberships, please send payments directly to the SCC National Office. For your convenience, National will accept payment by VISA, Mastercard or AMEX. Please contact National for details.Address Changes?Throughout the year many of our members change jobs or relocate and forget to notify the National Office. Without notification, these members may not receive Important mailings and eventually are made inactive. We have created a form that is now available on the SCC website whichallows members to make changes to their information and it is sent to the National office. Please visit the following website hereto make your changes.