Educational Course

Note: If you wish to pay by check, please DO NOT register online. Email Jolene Kaufusi at for more information.

December 5th
Location: TBA

There are three separate costs to attend this education course
IMWSCC members: $12.05
SCC members: $50.00
Non SCC members: $100.00
Late Registration November 28th-increases by $25.00 each


David Yacko, Estee Lauder Companies, Inc.

Scale up and Processing Cosmetic Formulations

I. Scale Up Introduction

II. Cosmetic Processing Equipment
A. Vessels
B. Mixers
C. High Shear Mixers
i. Batch
ii. Inline
D. Pumps

III. Scale Up Parameters and Variables
A. Liquids-Emulsions-Emulsions/Solids
i. Batch
ii. Heating/Cooling
iii. Mass Transfer
iv. Controlling Shear
B. Continuous
i. Heating/Cooling
ii. Mass Transfer
iii. Controlling Shear
C. Emulsions/Solids
i. Shade Matching

IV. Procedure Requirements
A. Terms
B. Equipment Lists/Details/Controls
C. Filling Concerns/Requirements

About The Instructor

David Yacko is Vice President Research and Development at Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. which is one of the world’s leading cosmetic developers and manufacturers. He has been with Estee Lauder over 25 years. His department is responsible for worldwide scaleup for Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. He earned his BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Tri State University in Angola, Indiana. David has worked in the cosmetic industry for 40 years. He spent 17 years with Chesebrough-Ponds in both Research and Development (13 years) and Manufacturing (4 years).