Wearing masks or face coverings has become the new normal a while ago. Last week it has grown to a governmental requirement for a growing number of states, in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19.
What are the three main types of face masks?
When it comes to face masks for COVID-19 prevention, it’s generally three types:
- surgical (medical) mask
- N95 respirator
- homemade cloth face mask
But are these face masks and coverings effective at all? If so, when should you wear them? Let’s review each mask type in more details:surgical-masks