I recently came across an article from CBS New York about the new skin irritation that has been brought about due to the changes in society thanks to Covid-19. The constant need to wear a mask has resulted in what is know as “Mask Acne” or rather, “Maskne”. As more of us are heading back to work and required to wear our mask for longer periods now as level 3 begins, these tips should assist with avoiding the irritation.
“There are two main types of maskne, an allergic reaction causing a dermatitis, and actual pimple breakouts because you’re trapping germs, moisture, and skin oils under the mask and rubbing it all into your skin,” (NewYork CBS)
Read more now from the article on “Ways To Avoid Getting Irritating Maskne”.