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face′ mask`

or face′mask`,


n.
any of various devices to shield the face, sometimes attached to or forming part of a helmet, as that worn in a hazardous activity or a sport.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.face mask - mask that provides a protective covering for the face in such sports as baseball or football or hockeyface mask - mask that provides a protective covering for the face in such sports as baseball or football or hockey
catcher's mask - a mask to protect the face of the catcher in baseball
face guard - face mask consisting of a strong wire mesh on the front of football helmets
fencer's mask, fencing mask - a face mask made of fine mesh that is worn over a fencer's face
mask - a protective covering worn over the face
ski mask - a woolen face mask to protect the face from cold while skiing on snow
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Once deemed as domain of the young, face masks have been gaining popularity among the older population as well since the recent past.
Summary: Once deemed as domain of the young, face masks have been gaining popularity among the older population as well since the recent past.
The elevated number of consumers are becoming aware of the benefits of sheet face masks with the product demand expanding to a large extent among the urban population and those focused on physical attributes and how they look.
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[USA], Dec 14 (ANI): According to a recent study, face masks appear to provide important protection against drug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteria.
Two reasons prompted me to try a box: 1) To finally get my hands on a tangible collection featuring my favorite group, and 2) I was curious with the hype of using face masks. Before purchasing, I had to search first which skin type I had, how to use sheet masks, and which set contains the best photo card set-much to my fangirling.
The face masks are built and customised by Younext's in-house technicians, who ensure that injuries are appropriately protected by the masks in case of impact out on the pitch.
In a statement, the DENR said through operation Mayon 2018-Tabang Kan DENR sa mga Bakwit (DENR helps evacuees), the agency sent 100,000 protective face masks to the DENR regional office in Legazpi City for distribution to people in evacuation centers.
Mariglo Sese, Regional Operations chief of TESDA Region 5, said that the face masks training will begin on Monday, January 29, with five training sessions to be conducted at the evacuation centers at San Francisco Elementary Schools (SFES) and Malilipot Elementary School (MES).