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Can the scarf be used as a mask

Apr 20, 2020

The cold in winter is undoubtedly irresistible to women's love for beauty. There is a saying that "beautiful will freeze people" Walking on the street, all kinds of scarves are obviously one of the most important beautiful elements in winter. Of course, in addition to adding charm, the most important thing about the scarf is the cold protection effect. So is it a healthy behavior to use a scarf as a mask? Health experts tell you the answer is "NO"!


The cold winter is here. The girls wear beautiful leopard scarf when they go out every day. In order to protect against the cold, many people cover their mouths directly with the scarf. Many young people say, "Even the masks are saved, they are beautiful and save trouble, and they kill two birds with one stone." As everyone knows, while beautiful, they lay hidden dangers for health. Scarves are easy to absorb a lot of dust and germs. If they are not washed frequently when the scarf touches the mouth and nose of the person, the fibers, dust, and germs that fall off easily enter the body with breathing.


Health experts say that most scarves are made of wool, rabbit hair, and blended yarn, and the fibers are very easy to fall off. When people walk outdoors, the scarf easily absorbs a large amount of dust and germs. If it is not washed frequently, when the scarf touches the mouth and nose of the person, the fibers, dust, and germs that fall off easily enter the body with breathing, making people prone to respiratory diseases.


So we have to remind everyone that scarfs are good for keeping warm, but do n’t think that masks are useless. Also, you should expose your mouth and nose when wearing a scarf. You can wear a mask if you have to protect it, but remember that the mask should also be cleaned every day.