Can I clean my mask with alcohol?

Believe it or not, it is a very frequent question among mask users.

Can I clean the mask with alcohol? Or its variant ... Should I clean it with alcohol?

The answer is no.

And we don't want to leave room for ambiguity. We repeat:

You cannot clean your mask with alcohol.

Single-use surgical masks are not recommended to be cleaned for later reuse. If you use any liquid to clean it, you will most likely degrade the materials.

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Lately there have been many hoaxes about masks.

We must be careful what we hear or read because not everything is true.

One of these hoaxes has been the recommendation to clean your mask before and after use to disinfect them and "be safer." The truth is that this would be counterproductive because doing so diminishes its properties.

The main function of the mask is to act as a shield against aerosols and other possible contaminants. For this reason they are designed to stop any type of microbe that could affect its wearer. And the mask is capable of doing so thanks to its nanotechnology. We must understand that those that are approved are not simply a piece of cloth with filters. These filters are designed to attract microbes and to be effective against the spread of diseases. 

What happens when we use alcohol or disinfectant gel is that at the same time we disinfect it, we would probably be killing the microorganisms that we could find in it. By doing that we also end its filtering capacity. And therefore it is as if we were not wearing a mask. 

That is why from Mascarillas Béjar we recommend its appropriate use.

Avoid using gels and alcohol to clean your disposable masks. That is why they are called like that, they should have only one use and as manufacturers it is what we recommend. 

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En Masks Béjar You find mreusable surgical sheets at a good price. You can choose between very cool designs in different colors and patterns pretty. 

We have an exclusive collection of reusable masks made by designers as Ana Locking, Ion Fitz o Devotee & Lomba. These we also offer custom reusable masks for your company, association, event, etc. 

We are the only company in Spain that offers this service. Make your order now for the entire Peninsula and the Balearic Islands. Be it reusable or sanitary packs, even a pallet of them if you want. We have models workshops for the little ones with drawings and our reusable models are washable up to 5 times, also in the washing machine.

Buy ONLINE at a super price thanks to our packs and take advantage of our promotions.


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