At the beginning of 2020, before the coronavirus (COVID-19) started spreading, many people had no idea they may own a face mask in their lifetime. Today, almost everyone has one.
In the Asian countries where people are used to wearing face masks, many took them in their stride. Questions lingered in other parts of the world as some expressed doubts about the value of face masks and coverings in slowing down the coronavirus spread. As face masks become the new normal in many parts of the world, many different types of masks, including home-made cloth masks, surgical masks, and cone style masks, have become more common. To an ordinary person who has little knowledge about masks, it can be challenging to determine the right mask for adequate protection.
Shandong Deqi Intelligent Technology Co.,Ltd, a surgical face mask making company in China, in this article answers some of the most common questions about face masks and face protection. With all the fake news and incorrect information spreading around, they aim to separate fact from myth.