3 layers. Made in Cape Town.
Breathable, washable, heat-resistant, reusable.
General use fabric masks – not for medical use.
Reduces the risk of the wearer spreading viruses.
Reduces inhalation of droplets spread by others.
Assists in preventing transmission, but not proven to eliminate transmission.
The usage of any type of mask should be accompanied by strict adherence to the safety guidelines of the WC Department of Health:
Wash your hands before applying the mask, with the correct side facing your nose and mouth.
Make sure they it fits snugly.
Make sure the mask covers your nose and mouth. Never touch the cloth part of the mask.
Once you have put on the mask, don’t touch your face again or fiddle with the mask until you take it off.
Undo the ties and carefully fold the mask inside out, holding it by the elastic and placing the mask in a pouch preserved for washing the cloth mask.
Wash your hands thoroughly after.
Maintaining the mask:
You must have at least two cloth masks per person so you will be able to wash one and have a clean one ready for use.
Wash the mask after use in soap and hot water, rinse thoroughly and, once dry, iron the mask to disinfect.
Please practice good hygiene:
Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
Use alcohol-based hand sanitisers when no access to soap and water.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
Clean and disinfect surfaces you use often such as countertops, desks and doorknobs.
Clean and disinfect objects you use often such as mobile phones, keys, wallets and laptops.
Use tap and go/EFT instead of cash where possible.
Increase the amount of fresh air by opening windows.