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Benefits of using a Cowash

Co-wash, or the practice of cleansing your hair with conditioner only, is slowly gaining ground among those with curly or extremely dry hair predominantly. The method involves skipping shampoo and rinsing your hair – and your scalp – with a good silicone-free conditioner or a co-wash that’s specifically designed to do this. There are several ways in which adding a co-wash to your haircare routine can be a true game-changer. It is gentleThe surfactants can be harsh on the scalp, and while it is effective at removing dirt and grime, the surfactants in it can damage your hair. A co-wash, on the other hand, is a lot milder, and is still pretty good at removing all the bad stuff, as...

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All you need to know about Manetain conditioner

If you’ve been following the CG (Curly Girl) method for your tresses, you’ve probably lamented the lack of choice when it comes to good quality products that are bereft of harmful chemicals. Well, fret not, as the market is slowly but surely opening up with a host of gentle cleansers and products specifically suited for the curlies in town. One such interesting offering is the supremely versatile eco certified Manetain conditioner. Developed by Yuba and Hinshara, two devout advocates of the CG method, this conditioner promises to be a one-stop solution to all your hair woes. Not only does it make detangling a breeze, but it also helps restore your natural shine and lustre, while strengthening your hair. Use it...

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Winter hair care tips to follow

Winter is coming. And if that conjures up images of dry, frizzy, brittle hair with no foreseeable good hair days for months, we don’t blame you entirely. But there is light at the end of the tunnel, after all. With the right routine and products, it is possible to let your hair be your crowning glory even during the cold, gloomy winter. We’ve got a few hacks that are sure to do the trick. 1. Wash your hair not more than 2-3 times a weekYes, you read that right. Excessive washing and use of shampoos can cause your scalp to become flaky and dry. This problem is usually aggravated during the winter months when there’s not enough moisture to go...

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Second Life

How Manetain’s recycle policy works It’s getting increasingly imperative day by day to ensure that we lower our impact on the earth and keep an eye on the amount of waste that we produce. While we are working on ways to reduce our footprint further, both at the manufacturing plant and at the packaging level, we’re happy to announce that we recently launched Manetain’s recycle policy and need your help to participate in it. This is to ensure that we can control wastage and reuse some of the materials that can be upcycled to new products for them to get a second life.  This is how  ‘Manetain’s Second Life Movement’ has been planned. We hope for you to sign up...

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Advantages of using a co-wash

When we were growing up there was no product called a co-wash. In fact hair care was limited to only a number of products. As understanding of our hair has advanced, so has the research and introduction of new products that can really help the health of your hair. The Manetain co-wash is one of our personal favourites, as we put a lot of effort in creating this product out of our own needs, and not finding anything satisfactory in India.   What is a co-wash Co-washing is a term used when you replace your shampoo that has a tendency to dry your scalp and hair, with just one product that can simultaneously do the job of shampoo (cleanse the hair)...

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