How to know the safest nose cover to use.
How do know the type of safe nose cover that you can use?
The NCDC and the Nigerian Government has made it compulsory for all to use a nose cover (Ill or healthy) For safety reasons.
Virus particles from 0.1-0.2microns are not visible to the human eyes, but 40microns above are quite visible to the eyes.
The only way to stay safe is to use a nose cover to protect from seen and unseen germs.
Types of safe nose covers to use
How do you identify a safe nose cover to use? With the trend of different types of nose cover. Here are some nose covers that are safest for use.
The Surgical mask/ Nose cover
The laboratory mask used for surgical operations.
It provides cover for the nose, mouth and chin.
it is to be disposed after use.
Medical grade nose cover,
This provides 95% filtered Air, and protection for the nose and mouth.
The Ankara nose cover
A fashioned nose cover made from clothing fabrics with layered interior.
It is styled to provide protection for the nose and mouth.
All these have the same functions;
- Reduce the exposure to saliva.
- Filters droplets, splashes, sprays, or splatters that may contain germs.
- Reduce the spread of saliva outwardly.
- Snug fit for easy use.
To know the safest nose cover to use is a “test puff”
Note: Try on your nose cover and make a puff if the smoke doesn’t get through then it is the safest.