FFP2 masks are currently particularly popular because of the tightened mask requirement. There is now a challenge on Facebook, but it is a controversial test of courage.
It’s not painful. At least not physically. But for one or the other there is one that is currently circulating Test of courage on Facebook be a tough challenge. Florian Janik, Lord Mayor in Gain, has the Challenge with the FFP2 masks brought to life. And his idea has a serious one background, as echo24.de* reported.
FFP2 masks: Awesome test of courage on Facebook – first background
“From tomorrow, one must be on the bus, train and when shopping FFP2 mask be worn. But that only works if the mask is worn correctly. With beard but does not close the mask tightly. Only one thing can help: the beard has to be removed, ”wrote Janik on January 17th Facebook and sent immediately a Bavarian politician to participate in the Test of courage on.
With a beard, the mask does not close tightly. Only one thing helps: the beard has to be removed.
It was obviously not easy for the mayor to part with his facial hair. In an interview with the Nuremberg News explained Janik to Test of courage on Facebook namely: “You have phantom beard pain. I catch myself reaching for it several times a day. So I miss him beard beautiful.”
FFP2 masks: The extreme test of courage on Facebook has a serious background
But what must be, must be, thought to himself Janik well and documented the Test of courage. Finally, the mayor’s appearance changed extremely. The Erlanger made a virtue out of necessity and at the same time pointed to the correct wearing of the because of the stricter mask requirement* frequently used FFP2 masks down.
The Lord Mayor of Erlangen is no longer alone. To Challenge on Facebook prompted, other men joined the blatant Test of courage on – and shaved off his beard *, how merkur.de* reported. Some of the changes are extreme – and that’s precisely why they’re fun to watch.
FFP2 masks: test of courage for men – beard has to take the challenge
But the Test of courage also has a serious background. Because of the tightened Mask requirement are only allowed to go shopping and on buses and trains FFP2 masks or a medical one, however cheaper alternative* be worn.
FFP2 masks or surgical masks will soon have to be worn on buses and trains or when shopping in many federal states due to the tightened mask requirement decided at the last Corona summit. Bavaria was the first federal state to introduce an FFP2 mask requirement in advance. In contrast to conventional everyday masks made of fabric, the FFP2 masks, when used correctly, also offer self-protection for the wearer. They originally come from occupational safety and contain strong filters that also keep out fine dust, for example, but also aerosols.
If worn correctly, the former even offer after one special cleaning* Also very good self-protection against the corona virus. To do this, the masks have to be as close to the skin as possible – almost impossible with a beard. The so-called #bartabchallenge on Facebook may now help to further reduce the number of infections. It is definitely a humorous test of courage for long-time beards. *echo24.de and merkur.de are part of the Ippen Digital network.
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