Wearing a face mask, along with other preventive measures like frequent hand washing and social distancing, can help to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. It is important that you know how to properly wear a face mask and remove it to ensure you get the full benefit.
Wearing Your Mask
You should wear a face mask whenever you are in a public setting where social distancing is difficult to maintain, like when grocery shopping or on public transportation. Additionally:
To properly wear a mask, whether cloth or disposable:
Avoid improperly wearing your mask:
Removing Your Mask