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Sun Jan 31, 2021, 05:46 PM Jan 2021

Do you double mask? [View all]

Guidance has shifted from merely wearing a mask in public to wearing a double mask. Do you do this?

49 votes, 1 pass | Time left: Unlimited
Yes I now double mask all the time in public
30 (61%)
I have only worn a double mask a couple of times
2 (4%)
No but I do wear one mask
17 (35%)
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Do you double mask? [View all] SoonerPride Jan 2021 OP
It depends on the mask. I don't wear a 2 layer cloth mask alone. uppityperson Jan 2021 #1
Actually just started doing that two weeks ago underpants Jan 2021 #2
Honestly I have since the beginning (well, since we found medical masks) soothsayer Jan 2021 #3
No, I wear only kn95 masks Thekaspervote Jan 2021 #4
I go almost nowhere. I wear a surgical mask when I do. MineralMan Jan 2021 #5
My masks have filter inserts Silent3 Jan 2021 #6
exactly what I was going to ask Skittles Jan 2021 #12
Mee too. A four layer cloth mask with filter inserts. OregonBlue Jan 2021 #22
My masks have HEPA filters sewn in, Ilsa Jan 2021 #27
Same, and I have used them on occasion when wearing the cloth mask alone. crickets Jan 2021 #28
I wear just one quality medical mask, the N95 Respirator Plus. I was listening to a medical RKP5637 Jan 2021 #7
I wear a single N95 mask. LisaL Jan 2021 #8
I've been told I'm a double bagger. Is that the same thing? Funtatlaguy Jan 2021 #9
stop it, Funtalaguy Skittles Jan 2021 #13
That was the only way my cousin would go to Prom with me. That and $50. Funtatlaguy Jan 2021 #16
LOLOL Skittles Jan 2021 #17
I'm starting, but it's only once a week when rolling down my window to speak with brewens Jan 2021 #10
I have started using two KN95s that nestle nicely. Patterson Jan 2021 #11
Two filtered masks coolsimo Jan 2021 #14
I use one KN95 but I'm about to try KF94 gulliver Jan 2021 #15
I just ordered some KF94 masks too..Shoukd get them this week. Nt helpisontheway Jan 2021 #33
I have been since last April. DangerousRhythm Jan 2021 #18
No VA_Jill Jan 2021 #19
I only got one. Lady Freedom Returns Jan 2021 #20
Look on the CDC site. Some KN95 masks are available and cost effective. Blue_true Jan 2021 #31
Other - it depends on the situation... regnaD kciN Jan 2021 #21
As of last week yes luv2fly Jan 2021 #23
I wear an N95 mask spinbaby Jan 2021 #24
I wear one double layered cloth mask dweller Jan 2021 #25
Triple mask -- always have and continue to. nt live love laugh Jan 2021 #26
What masks are you using to triple-mask? Blue_true Jan 2021 #30
Really, I did not see much difference between the N and KN. GulfCoast66 Jan 2021 #35
The KN choices have softer nose piece choices last I checked. Blue_true Feb 2021 #36
Right now I supervise no one! Still Furloughed. GulfCoast66 Feb 2021 #37
Not yet, but I am seriously looking into wearing an approved KN95 Blue_true Jan 2021 #29
Yes, always have if I'm going to be in contact with people, like... LAS14 Jan 2021 #32
No. Staples office supply sells KN95 masks. GulfCoast66 Jan 2021 #34
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