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New England Society of Cosmetic Chemists

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Join NESCC for their 60th Anniversary Dinner Cruise on June 23rd!

Mark your calendars, NESCC is hosting a celebratory dinner cruise on June 23 in honor of their 60th year and would love to see you there!

The Details:

Date: Friday, June 23, 2023

Location: Seaport Elite 200 Seaport Blvd Boston, MA 02210

Time: Boarding: 5:45pm / Cruise: 6-9pm

RSVP: due by Friday, June 16

Price: Members: $125 / Non-members: $175 (Price includes buffet dinner with beer, wine, and soda)

Payment: Via PayPal (

Parking: Discounted parking available at the Seaport Hotel garage

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor for this event? Please contact Joy Welsh via email at or call/text to 774-737-6365 for more information.

Questions? Please contact Nicole Panko at

📅⚠️ Save The Date – 60th Anniversary Dinner Cruise

Mark your calendars, NESCC is hosting a celebratory dinner cruise on June 23rd in honor of their 60th anniversary!! Please stay tuned for more details to come in the next several weeks.

Are you interested in becoming a sponsor for this event? Please contact Joy Welsh via email at or call/text to 774-737-6365 for more information.

2nd NESCC “The Colors of Chemistry” Tech Talk Series on April 19th

Please join us in Burlington, VT at the Burlington Beer Company for our 1st in-person event of the year with an evening about “Green Chemistry – Fermented Surfactants: Past, Present and Future” with Dennis Abbeduto from Colonial Chemical and of course enjoy some beer and local culinary from the Burlington Beer Company.

To make a payment, please send a check to Beth McGowen, NESCC Treasurer at 69 Brickyard Road Ext, SouthHampton, MA 01703 or send a PayPal payment to

Meet Your Speaker

To learn more about Dennis, check him out on LinkedIn.

More details below >>>

Questions? Please contact Nicole Panko, NESCC Chair at

Watch Now: Natural Colorants and Natural Mica Colors Webinar Recording

Did you miss our webinar with Betty Aucar on January 26th?

No worries! Check out her presentation and watch the recording now!

Zoom recording featuring Betty Acuar’s presentation on January 26 at 12pm ET.

Interested in learning more? Check out their website:

View recording here: (Passcode: u9pM%?vz)

Announcement: November 17 Meeting

***Registration is now full. Thank you to all who registered, looking forward to seeing you soon!

When: November 17, 2022 at 5pm

Where: Volturno Pizza (72 Shrewsbury Street Worcester, MA 01604)

What/Why: Officer Installation and Pasta Making Class with Dinner

Cost: $50 for members / $55 for non-members

Pay via PayPal:

Register via the form below.

*Pasta Making Class is limited to 35 people. Register and prepay to reserve your spot!

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Please return to Beth McGowan, Treasurer

Questions or comments? Please contact Beth McGowan, Treasurer (

Thank you to all who attended our 8th Annual New England Society of Cosmetic Chemists Golf Outing

Once the rain went away, we could not have asked for more perfect day! As always, we had the best group of participants, sponsors and staff and on behalf of the New England SCC, we would like to thank all of you for your support in making this years’ golf outing a success. Here is to the fun times shared, relationships formed, and to a relaxing day out of the office. Thank you again and we already can’t wait until next year, hope to see you there!

Shout out to our 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams, sponsors/donators, and the amazing board members of the NESCC Chapter!

Sponsors/Donations: Barentz, Bradford Soap Works, Brenntag, Colonial Chemical, Inc., Commonwealth Soap and Toiletries, DeWolf Chem, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., Koster Keunen, Living Proof, Inc., Olaplex Inc. (Nasdaq: OLPX), Southern Chemical & Textiles, Tata Harper Skincare, Webco Chemical Corp

Top right: 1st place team

Bottom left: 2nd place team

Bottom right: 3rd place team

🚨 Announcement:

New England Society of Cosmetic Chemist Meeting September 22nd

More Details Below

When: Thursday, September 22nd

  • Registration 5:00-5:30pm
  • Speaker 5:30-6:15pm
  • Dinner to follow speaker

Where: O’Conner’s Restaurant & Bar 1160 West Boylston Street Worcester, MA 01606

Topic: What is the mindset of an Indie Founder?

Speaker: Luciana Coutinho, Founder and CPO at luluble, Inc.

Cost: $50 for members / $55 for non-members

Where to Pay:

What is the mindset of an Indie Founder?

Luciana Coutinho, Founder and Chief Product Officer at luluble, will provide an update on the State of Indie 2022 and share her point of view about different types of Indie Founders – their dreams, desires, and goals when it comes to Product Development. She will also point out what is going right and/or wrong for Indie and highlight challenges related to supply chain and operations of raw ingredients and manufacturers. She would like to open a discussion panel with attendees on ways that these areas could be improved to better assist these Founders.

Introducing Our Speaker, Luciana Coutinho!

Above: Biography of Luciana Coutinho, Founder and Chief Product Officer of luluble, Inc.

For more information about this NESCC meeting, please contact Joy Welsh at