How to buy the best face mask for Coronavirus? - 6 Tips
Published: a year ago
|Updated: a year ago
Covering face with a face mask becomes a daily thing for everyone during this corona pandemic. It’s essential to choose a face mask that is both comfortable and durable. Let’s take a look at 6 tips on how you can buy the best face mask to protect yourself during COVID situation.
1. Choose tightly woven material like cotton, silik etc for better filtration but also make sure you can breathe comfortably in the face mask you are buying.
2. Try to buy a mask with at least two or three layers of materials.
3. Make sure the mask covers your mouth and nose with a close fit around edges to minimize gaps where breath can leak out.
4. Consider a mask that comes with built-in nose wire and adjustable ties so that you can wear them comfortably.
5. Buy a mask that’s easy to wash and will last multiple washes, easily washable by machine or by hand.
6. In case of purchasing a mask with antimicrobial coatings, check how long the fabric will take to kill the viruses and how many washes the coating will last.