CDC provides facial hair guide for coronavirus outbreak

by Bryan Brammer · Feb 27th, 2020 11:57 am

Last Updated Feb 27th, 2020 at 12:14 pm

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Institute for Occupation Safety and Health have provided a detailed infographic outlining which types of beards and mustaches are compatible with face masks in preventing the spread of the coronavirus.

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According to the guide, most beards and a small number of mustaches will prevent masks from making a complete seal against the face.

? Amid rising fears of the coronavirus, face masks are currently the bestselling household product on Amazon.


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