SCC 73rd Scientific Meeting & Technology Showcase

Date: December 17-18, 2019
Location: New York, NY

who has a bounty of sustainability solutions? we do.

Ashland solvers are passionate about creating technologies and solutions to help our customers create unique beauty formulas and build brands that are socially and environmentally responsible. Visit these sessions to learn more about how we are always solving™.

Podium Presentations: Tuesday, December 17

  • Development of Novel Hair Care Formulations using Rheological Fingerprinting
    Speaker – Coralie Alonso, PhD
    (11:30AM - 12:00PM) 

  • Protein and cellular structures stabilizing the shape of curly and textured hair: A Finite Element Analysis
    Speaker - Manuel Gamez-Garcia
    (12:00PM - 12:30PM)  

Technology Showcase

  • Poster #401 - A natural alternative to CBD oil from patchouli for skin calming, soothing & healthy aging
    AUTHORS: Karine Cucumel, Catherine Gondran, Florian Labarrade, Gregory Bressier, Alexia Lebleu, Armelle Perrin, Isabelle Imbert

  • Poster #402 - Plant Small RNAs: a sustainable new technology for skin care
    AUTHORS: Corrine Coquet-Morel, Elodie Oger, Valerie Iequoy, Catherine Gondran

  • Poster #403 - A new ingredient for dry shampoo application for improved cleaning and improved optical and sensorial properties
    AUTHORS: David Streuli, Michael Franzke, Anthony Luschen, Roger McMullen, Timothy Gillece, Germain Puccetti, Van Ngyuen

  • Poster #404 - The ability of film formers to offer pollution protection in make-up formulations
    AUTHORS: Hani Fares, Donald Prettypaul, Diane Kennedy, William Thompson, Timothy Gillece, Germain Puccetti, Xin Qu

  • Poster #406 - Enabling sustainable hair care formulations
    AUTHORS: Coralie Alonso, Bert Kroon, Tuttu Nuutinen, Eric-Jan de Feij, Lidia Kulscar, Roger L. McMullen, Xin Qu, Linda Foltis

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Award Winners 

Presented at the Awards Breakfast, sponsored by Ashland, Wednesday, December 18

  • Hans A. Schaeffer Award¹
    Recipient: Roger L. McMullen
    Paper: "Evaluation of the surface properties of hair with acoutic analysis"

  • Des Goddard Award²
    Recipient: William Thompson
    Paper: "Investigating film properties of polymers used in anhydrous sunscreen formulations using scanning electron microscopy (SEM): polymer/polymer interactions and their relation to vapor transmission"


¹Sponsored by Lonza Personal Care. This award recognizes the Most Innovative Paper presented at the 2018 SCC Annual Scientific Meeting.

²This paper was published in the Journal of Cosmetic Science | Vol. 69 No. 3. This award recognizes the Most Innovative Paper on the topic of Polymer Science related to Cosmetics or Personal Care presented at the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting or published in the Journal. (Hani Fares will accept award)


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