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How often should you wash your reusable face mask?

How often should you wash your reusable face mask?How often do you wash your reusable face mask? Every day, once a week, every now and again? Although reusable masks are a lot better for the environment, if they aren’t washed regularly enough, new information has found they could be bad for your health. So, how often should you wash your reusable face mask?

A  study by YouGov has found that just 13% of reusable face mask wearers aren’t washing their masks frequently enough. This is because your reusable face mask should be washed after every use. Yes, that seems a lot! But for your own safety and to stop cross-contamination every time you wear a mask it should be put in the wash.

Here at Personalised Facemask, our masks should also be washed after every use at 60 degrees. This allows all the bacteria that has gathered on the mask to be killed and our masks not to lose its shape of vibrancy. Our masks can also be washed up to 25 times without a reduction in its antibacterial properties. Although they can still be used after this and will give the same protection as any other reusable mask.  To find out more about the properties of our masks please visit our Technical Stuff page.

So, what are you waiting for? Ensure that you have a mask that is good for the environment and can be washed at 60 degrees with a reusable face mask from Personalised Facemask. And with prices starting from only £6.99 including free delivery, you can design your unique mask today.