Everything You Need to Know About COVID-19 Mask Care

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Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) initially advised wearing face coverings to reduce the spread of COVID-19, masks have become an essential part of daily life. Now, masks come in all shapes, sizes and materials.

However, part of wearing a mask is knowing how to care for it. But when should you clean, replace or dispose of your mask? And how do you do so effectively? Find out the general guidelines for proper mask care to limit contamination during the pandemic.