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4 Underrated Essentials That Make Wintertime Activities More Enjoyable

4 Underrated Essentials That Make Wintertime Activities More Enjoyable

With everyone wanting to enjoy as much fresh air and time outside as possible despite low temperatures, we're sharing a few of our favorite (and we think underrated!) wintertime outdoor essentials. We hope these will not only keep you warmer and more comfortable, but more protected too!

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5 Ways to Prevent "Maskne"

5 Ways to Prevent "Maskne"

Maskne is no joke. As if the weight of the pandemic wasn’t enough, we’ve all struggled with some type of unwanted acne due to the constant wearing of masks.Maskne occurs when sweat, dead skin, oils and bacteria get trapped in your skin (ew). In addition to that, the chaffing or rubbing of the mask against the epidermis moves all of the above around, causing multiple blemishes to appear. To help you combat this, we’ve compiled a list of easy ways to prevent maskne.1. Wash your mask regularlyThe simplest way to prevent maskne is to be diligent about washing your mask....

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How to Reduce "Glasses Fog"

How to Reduce "Glasses Fog"

"How do I stop my glasses from fogging up when wearing a mask?" This is one of the most common questions we get from our community, particularly in the winter. Whether you wear prescription glasses or sunglasses, we have a few tips to help you out: 1. Find a mask with the best possible fitThe source of fog is our breath escaping from inside the mask and landing on the cooler lenses of our glasses. The key to reducing or eliminating fog is ensuring your mask has a snug fit and provides a secure seal around your face. Threads masks are tapered at the nose...

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How to Add Layers to Your Mask Using Things Around Your Home

How to Add Layers to Your Mask Using Things Around Your Home

Yesterday, Canada's top public health doctor, Dr. Theresa Tam, announced her recommendation for Canadians to choose a three-layered non-medical mask. We've compiled a list of possible filters you can use inside our built-in pocket. The best part is that most of these can easily be found in your home! Coffee FiltersThis kitchen staple is extremely effective as a filter. They can be trimmed down easily for the perfect fit inside your mask. Just make sure it gets tossed and replaced after each use. Tip: once you've measured the correct dimensions, take a stack of these filters and trim them all...

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