January Meeting - Pollution

  • Water's Edge at Giovanni's 2748 Boston Post Road Darien, CT, 06820 United States

Join us for our first meeting of 2017! On January 17, Paul Slavashevich from Symrise will be discussing how pollution affects our skin and hair.

The Waters Edge at Giovanni's
2748 Boston Post Road
Darien CT 06820
203-325-9979

Registration 5:30 - 6:00pm
Dinner: 6:30pm
Speaker: 7:00pm

Abstract
Pollution is a rapidly growing concern for people around the world. Scientists are constantly bombarding us with facts on how it affects the environment and our health. Since we're all cosmetic scientists, we will look at how pollution affects our skin and hair. We'll look into which genes are upregulated in response to pollution particles and what types of damage they lead to. We will also look at what effects pollution has on the hair. 

Register below, or email
SCC members: $45
Non-members: $50
Students and Unemployed: $35

Monthly Meeting Registration

Biography
Paul Slavashevich has been working in product development for over 15 years for such companies as Avon Products, Zotos International, Artec Systems, and Alzo International. At Symrise he manages North American Application Lab and Technical Services Department for Cosmetic Ingredients Division