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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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3 Steps You Can Take As We Enter a Second Wave

3 Steps You Can Take As We Enter a Second Wave

Unfortunately, we've seen an increase in cases of COVID-19 in both Ontario and Canada in recent weeks. As our frontline workers continue to work hard in this battle, you may be wondering what steps you can take to help flatten the curve and keep cases at bay. Other than washing your hands regularly, wearing a mask, and maintaining physical and social distance, below are 3 things we can all do to help. 1. Get the seasonal flu shot.The Ontario government has purchased more doses of the seasonal flu shot this year than ever before. While the seasonal flu shot does...

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How to Repurpose Your Threads Masks to Give Them a Second Life

How to Repurpose Your Threads Masks to Give Them a Second Life

Although our masks are reusable, there will eventually come a day where it's time to open a new pack and set aside the old ones. Before you toss them in the trash, we want to give you a few ways you can repurpose your mask to give them a second life. 

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