We’ve been donning the number one accessory of 2020 for months now and with cases skyrocketing nationwide, it looks like we’ll be continuing to keep our faces covered for the foreseeable.
Remembering to wear a mask can be tiring, but it’s never been more important. In one recent CDC study that looked at patients who developed Covid-19 symptoms, the transmission of the virus within their household and close contacts was reduced by 79% when face coverings were worn.
So we’ve rounded up the best hacks and tips to make sure you’re protected, while not having to sacrifice fashion along the way.
Masks are widely available, now being sold in your local supermarket and discount store, but it’s important to make sure you’re buying one that has the right protection.
The World Health Organisation recommends that masks contain three layers: an absorbent inner lining, a middle filtration