Maintaining a distance of between 1.5 and 2 meters from others, and frequent and meticulous hand washing are the two most effective measures to avoid contagion by coronavirus.From there, there is a highly recommended complementary action in the event that we cannot comply with the safety distance: putting on the mask. Click here to know about Disposable Facemasks.
We must get used to wearing it – if we have not already done so – but we also have to learn to use it correctly so that the protection is as effective as possible.If we misuse it, we can feel falsely safe, relax in our protection measures and become infected or infect.
What is a hygienic mask?
They are also known as barrier and are not a medical device. Hygienic masks include those that are made of different textiles. Visit this site for Nascar Face Masks.
What is a surgical mask?
It is the type of mask used in the medical and health environment to contain bacteria from the nose and mouth.
Do children have to wear a mask?
From 3 years of age it is recommended if it cannot be guaranteed that they maintain a safety distance. In any case, parents must be aware of the correct use that the child is making of it because, otherwise, it can be counterproductive
Pediatricians do not advise its use to children under three years of age due to the risk of suffocation and not knowing how to handle it.
Where do I throw the mask?
You must throw them into the waste bin (which is not plastic, glass, paper, or organic) in a closed bag.
Are masks recommended?
Yes, they are designed to avoid direct hand contact with the mask. After each use, they must be washed to disinfect them.
What does the acronym FFP stand for?
They are the abbreviations of Filtering Face Piece, that is, of masks that filter.
There are three types of FFP masks
FFP 1 filters at least 78% of the particles present in the air. Its use prevents you from infecting.
FFP 2 filter at least 92%. Its use prevents you from infecting and from infecting you.
FFP3 filter at least 98%. Its use prevents you from infecting and from infecting you.