Michelle Hines, Ph.D.

2022 President, Society of Cosmetics Chemists and Director of Product Formulation – Mary Kay

Michelle Hines, Ph.D. is the Director of Product Formulation at Mary Kay, Inc. Joining the company in 2005, Dr. Hines leads the Product Formulation team, part of the Research & Development organization. Using cutting edge formulation chemistry and research in skin biology, Dr. Hines and her team deliver the innovative skin care and color products that drive Mary Kay’s product development. With over 25 years of experience in skin science research, she has been awarded over 180 invention patents globally to support the Mary Kay product portfolio around the world. In 2022, she will serve as the 76th President of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists.