About the SWSCCThe Southwest Chapter began in 1975. There are approximately 150 members predominantly from Texas. The chapter conducts monthly meetings throughout the year and has a dinner dance social in December. Most of the meetings are in the Dallas area.
The Society strives to increase and disseminate scientific information through meetings and events. By promoting research in cosmetic science and industry, and by setting high ethical, professional and educational standards, we reach our goal of improving the qualifications of cosmetic scientists.
November 20th, 2013
Profiling Product Trends
Presented by Marie Swisher, V.P. Brand Development, Mary Kay, Inc.
December 6th, 2013
Anual Holiday Party
More info coming soon.
Biomed Laboratories is a Dallas based, FDA registered, ISO 13485 certified contract production laboratory supplying private label personal care, medical and OTC products to the global market. Due to growth it is seeking an experienced formulation chemist on a either a contract or full time basis. If interested in this high growth opportunity please contact:
Coats Aloe International, Inc., a leading cosmetic and health products manufacturer based in Dallas, TX is currently seeking driven individuals for several positions in our R&D and Quality departments.
Mary Kay, Inc. - Associate Principal Scientist - Product Safety.
Project Toxicologist for global personal care and cosmetic company. Leads, designs, and executes projects that evaluate the human health and/or environmental safety of products prior to consumer use. Focuses on the safety substation of raw materials for use in cosmetic products with an emphasis on novel ingredients. Prepares dossiers and study documentation on cosmetic products and their ingredients. PhD diploma/degree in Toxicology, Environmental Toxicology or a related Biological Science required. Experience within the personal care industry or other applicable experience preferred. Must possess excellent interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills. Must be able to collaborate effectively with diverse multi-disciplinary, cross-functional teams. Strong organizational skills, keen attention to detail, and the ability to manage multiple projects with minimal guidance are required.