SCS Formulate Exhibition 2018

SCS Formulate Exhibition 2018

Discover. Connect. Inform. Inspire. Explore.

SCS Formulate is the UK’s largest event of its kind, focusing on raw materials, ingredients and formulation services used in creating personal care and cosmetic products.

In the exhibition you will be able to find every conceivable ingredient, raw material and other vital tool of your trade used in creating innovative cosmetic and personal care products.

It is a unique opportunity to see the new, the innovative, the proven, the everyday and the obscure – everything you need to create, make and market cosmetics for today and tomorrow.


The SCS are introducing Explore! – the Ingredient Innovation Tour, a new feature that will help visitors to explore the exhibition at SCS Formulate. These bespoke tours will guide attendees around the exhibition, providing an overview of the relevant stands that feature innovative ingredients that fit into one of two categories; Age-Defying Actives and Advanced Technology Ingredients.

Discover Zone

Returning for 2018, the Discover Zone is located within the exhibition and available on both days, this area will feature the innovations and technology from some of the leading manufacturers within the Personal Care Industry.

During your visit the Discover Zone is your opportunity to discover new ingredients and raw materials within the industry.

The companies showcasing their technology in the Discover Zone are listed here – Discover Zone


At SCS Formulate you can take advantage of the following scientific programmes:


The Inform seminars feature experts and authorities tackling a stimulating range of technical and commercial issues.


Supplier led presentations featuring the latest products, services and equipment within the UK Personal Care and Cosmetics Industry.

Other SCS Formulate Features


The largest and most comprehensive of its kind in the UK, regularly attracting over 200 companies you will be able to find every conceivable ingredient, raw material and other vital tools of your trade.

SCS Annual Dinner

  • E-On Suite at the Ricoh Arena
  • Welcome Drinks from 19.00 hours followed by the annual dinner
  • Coaches to pick up guests from selected hotel

Whatever your style, join your industry colleagues for what is always a great evening of fun after formulating.

The dinner theme for 2018 has not yet been confirmed, please keep checking the website for further information

Delegate Fee

Entrance to the Inspire and Create seminars as well as the Connect Exhibition free of charge.

Entrance to the Inform presentations is free to all members of the UK Society of Cosmetic Scientists (if registered before 10 November). For all non-members there will be a small fee per day.

Become a Member of SCS

Join 900 of your fellow professionals as a Member of the Society of Cosmetic Scientists (SCS) and enjoy benefits including FREE entry to The Knowledge seminars, FREE subscription to SPC magazine for the first year, monthly newsletters plus many more benefits.

Full membership: £68
Associate: £62
Student: £30
Affiliates: £62

This is the visitor registration form for SCS Formulate. All fields marked with * must be completed. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration. We look forward to seeing you at SCS Formulate.



November 13, 2018 - 9:00 am


November 14, 2018 - 4:00 pm


Ricoh Arena | Judds Ln, Coventry CV6 6GE, UK   View map