Facial masks have become the new essential accessory in our everyday lives, whether going to the grocery store, taking public transportation or even working out. To protect others from germs and slow the spread of COVID-19, masks play a vital role in the fight to keep us safe and healthy. However, while healthcare workers must adhere to wearing medical-grade surgical and N-95 masks, when off-duty, just as the general population they are thankfully given the option to use less restrictive and even fashionable facial coverings such as cloth face masks.
In a New York Magazine article, “The Fabric Face Masks Doctors, Dentists, and other Health-Care Workers Buy Themselves,” New York facial plastic surgeon Dr. Konstantin names the brand Jaanuu as his go-to facial mask for comfort, durability and style. Jannuu masks use the same antimicrobial-finished fabric as in their signature scrubs and are “washable and reusable, designed for durability, reinforced with cotton lining, and feature comfortable ear loops.”