3-Layer Non-Medical Face Masks Recommended by Health Canada

Winter is fast approaching. Faster than we would like it. As we will be spending more time inside, the Public Health Agency of Canada is encouraging the use of three-layer non-medical face masks.

Reusable Silk Face Mask with Pocket for Filter Made in Canada | Nathon Kong

The new recommendations have updated the Canadian guidelines for non-medical masks. It is now suggested that face masks be made of two layers of tightly woven material like cotton or silk and that the middle layer should be a non-woven material, such as a coffee filter.


Protective Non-Medical Masks with a Pocket for Filters

Reusable Blue Silk Face Masks with Coffee Filter Pocket | Nathon Kong

Nathon Kong's reusable silk face masks are non-medical masks designed by microbiologist Nathon Kong in accordance with the guidelines of Health Canada The masks are made with two layers of silk and cotton. Built into the mask is a pocket where a non-woven filter material can be inserted. We recommend using a coffee filter, but you can use any filter you like for the masks third layer. Check out our article on five filters you can use with silk face masks.

Luxury Silk Face Masks Celebrating Canadian Art

Nathon Kong creates silk fashion accessory that our customers connect to on an emotional level. The collection of silk face masks incorporate the artworks of Les Impatients

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Les Impatients is a nonprofit organization that holds therapeutic art classes. Artists with mental health difficulties are given a medium to express their journey to recovery through art.

Reusable Pink Silk Face Masks with Art Made in Canada | Nathon Kong

Nathon Kong donates 10% of the profits made from the sale of silk face masks to Les Impatients in order to raise awareness for mental health. Face masks are made locally in Quebec by at risk seamstresses working from safely from home.

Reusable Blue Silk Face Mask with Unique Designs Made in Canada | Nathon KongEach limited edition silk face mask comes in a golden envelope with a certificate of authenticity. The certificate tells the story of the artist that created the face mask's artwork. Orders of five or more masks are shipped in a complementary unique gift box with a tracking number. Gift boxes and tracking numbers can also be bought separately. 

Where to Buy Silk Face Masks Made in Canada Online | Nathon Kong

10% of your purchases go to support artists with a mental health disability.

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