Monthly Archives: April 2018

5 Things You Don’t Want in Your Conditioner

The first ingredient in Plaine Products’ vegan shampoo, conditioner, body wash and lotion is aloe. Ingredients are listed by weight, so the first items on the list make up the bulk of the product. There’s a number of ingredients most mainstream shampoos, conditioners, washes and lotions have that ours doesn’t. Check your labels, if they have chemicals with long complicated names […]

Crab Island Shampoo Company: Shampoo around the World

As a Peace Corps Volunteer from 1992-1995 in the south of Thailand I learned a lot about the cultural implications of shampoo consumption.  I mostly taught English Monday through Thursday.  But from Friday to Saturday, I was charged with the early “micro-lending” idea of creating small businesses with USAID money, including a shampoo company. In […]

Hurrah for a Successful Kickstarter Campaign!

succesful kickstarter campaign

Plaine Products is thrilled to announce a successful kickstarter campaign to add face wash and face moisturizer to our line of toxin-free, sustainable products. We could not have done it without your incredible support. Our customers are, without doubt, the best. Thank you! With the addition of these new products we are two steps closer […]