How To Soothe The Irritation That Comes From Wearing Face Masks


Most states (and Costco and Jet Blue!) are requiring us to wear some form of covering when entering public places.

Board-certified dermatologists Harold Lancer, MD and Claire O'Bryan, ANC-P of The Skin Clique offer these tips:

Tip #1: Wash Your Face Every Time You Take Off Your Mask.

Tip #2: Pat, Don't Rub, Your Skin Dry

Tip #3: Avoid Wearing Makeup When Possible

Tip #4: Change or Wash Your Mask Often

Tip #5: Gently Exfoliate to Curb Breakouts

Tip #6: Apply Healing Ointments to Treat Irritation

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