- Wash your mask before using it for the first time.
- After each use, wash with lukewarm water with soap. Dry flat. Avoid the dryer to preserve the durability of the elastic.
As the mask may be contaminated after use, it is very important to remove it properly, then wash your hands and immediately wash the mask with hot water and soap.
The main purpose of wearing a protective mask is not to contaminate the surroundings and thus reduce the risk of contagion among the population. However, it does not replaces traditional methods of protection, such as hand washing, social distancing and confinement, which are the best ways to protect themselves. Wearing a mask is simply added to these measures.