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Slovak Society of Cosmetology (SSC)
Slovenský kozmetologický zväz (SKZ)

FCHPT STU, Radlinského 9, 812 37 Bratislava 1, Slovak Republic


701 - Civil association acting as a voluntary independent non-political professional organisation with legal subjectivity

91120 - Activities of professional organisations

Expansion of the professional level of cosmetics and cosmetology in the Slovak Republic
Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic 13.1.2000


1. Mission

The mission of the Slovak Society of Cosmetology (further SSC), is to associate experts dealing with the problems of cosmetics that is:
  • manufacturers and distributors of cosmetic raw-materials, equipments and technologies
  • manufacturers and distributors of cosmetics
  • pedagogues from secondary schools and universities, research workers and other professionals from the branches of cosmetics, chemistry, pharmacy and medicine
  • professionals acting in the fields of evaluation, control, legislation and publicity of cosmetics in mass media
to care of a high professional level as well as the prosperity of cosmetics and cosmetology in the Slovak Republic.

2. Business
2.1 Arrangement of meetings of the members of the SSC in the form of professional sessions, seminars and presentation actions, national and international conferences, exhibitions, excursions and residential courses - aimed to inform about topical scientific-technical and legislative knowledge, supplementary trainings and comparison of experiences in cosmetics, cosmetology and related branches (further branch).
2.2 Organization and support of research and educational activities in the branch.
2.3 Expansion of educational and advertising activities within the branch aimed at the enlightenment of the consuming public.
2.4 Cooperation with state legislative bodies within the branch.
2.5 Coordination of activities and expansion of collaboration with akin organizations in the Slovak Republic and abroad.


1. Membership
1.1 Regular members
Every citizen of the Slovak Republic over 18 can become a regular member of the SSC submitting an application form as well as a foreign citizen over 18 submitting an application form after a confirmation by the Committee of the SSC.

Regular members are classified into two categories namely:
A Members: professionally qualified members such as graduates in chemistry or other scientific disciplines related to Cosmetic Science or members recognised as Class A members of a Member Society.

B Members: science undergraduates and non-scientific members.

The qualifications for category A members is follows:
professionally qualified members, such as graduates in chemistry, medicine, pharmacy or other scientific disciplines related to Cosmetic Science, holding scientific title Ing., Mgr., MUDr., PhDr., RNDr. and professionals with experience from branch.

1.2 Members of honor
Membership of Honor in the SSC can be awarded to a distinguished personality of the Slovak Republic or from abroad on the basis of the proposal of the Committee of the SSC after confirmation by the General Assembly.

2. Rights and obligations of regular members

2.1 Rights of regular members
  • elect and be elected to the bodies of the SSC
  • be informed about the activities of the SSC
  • submit proposals, comments and statements to the activities of the bodies of the SSC
  • make use of the advantages emerging from the membership in the SSC in each field of the activities given in ARTICLE II.

2.2 Duties of regular members
  • care of the prosperity as well as propagation of the good reputation of the SSC
  • to abide by the provisions and resolutions of the SSC
  • take part in the activities of the SSC, fulfil the duties emerging from the function that he was appointed for or that he has been charged in by the bodies of the SSC
  • pay member fee on a level and at the time confirmed by the Committee of the SSC.
2.3 Dissolution of membership
  • by a notice of retiring from the SSC in writing
  • withdrawal of the membership in consequence of breaching an item of the Statute or damage of the reputation of the SSC
  • death of the member.


The complete Statutes of the Slovak Society of Cosmetology (SSC) are available at SSC office. They were approved at the General Assembly on February 7, 2000.