The Future of Formulation

14-15 Nov


Ricoh Arena



SCS Formulate is the UK's largest event of its kind, focusing on raw materials, ingredients and formulation services for 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.

Over the 2 days you will find the new, the innovative, the proven, the everyday and the obscure - everything you need to create, make and market cosmetics for today and tomorrow.


Created by the SCS, the Knowledge Seminars features internationally renowned experts and authorities tackling a stimulating range of technical and commercial issues affecting formulators today.


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 tool for your trade.


These supplier led presentations feature the latest products and services within the UK Personal Care and Cosmetics Industry.


The Create programme is a series of live demonstrations giving you the opportunity to see first hand ingredients in action.

Exhibitor News

Agreement brings advanced natural ingredient to UK market

Blagden is delighted to announce an agreement with Biova LLC to supply BiovaDerm, an advanced skincare ingredient based on water-soluble egg membrane,... Read More


At Alfa Chemicals & Gattefossé we’ve developed a 10-step Korean-inspired skincare care regime using highly substantiated natural actives and mi... Read More

Anti-Pollution active from TRI-K

PhytoVie® Defense delivers superior protection from damage caused by aging pollutants and environmental aggressors. A biodegradable, botanical based ... Read More

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 hotels

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

The SCS will once again be running the Laura Marshall Memorial Award at SCS Formulate. 

The award will recognise innovation within the Personal Care and Cosmetic industry.