Prevention is best
Not wearing mask is not an option! So following a few preventive measures will help in avoiding the occurrence of maskne.
Proper cleansing – Making a habit of removing the mask and cleaning the face immediately after arriving home will help control maskne.
Let the skin breathe – Remove the mask every 4 hours and let the skin breathe free for 15 minutes.
Clean the mask – Ensuring that your skin comes in contact with a clean mask daily will help the skin avoid invasion of foreign bodies on it.
Dispose of the disposable – Using a disposable mask again can make skin more prone to bacterial growth. Dispose of the used disposable mask immediately.
Improve skin barrier – Skin is more susceptible to damage when the skin barrier is damaged. Enrich the skin with the right products which are hydrating, gentle, and alcohol-free.