Looking to stock up on the best reusable face masks? No problem. We've rounded up the most stylish ones around and pretty face masks that will brighten your day.
The wardrobe staple we never expected to need, reusable face masks have quickly become a part of our everyday outfits. Wearing face masks protects our loved ones and those who are vulnerable. So all the more reason to add some more masks to your basket - helping to save your hard-earned cash and the environment.
There are of course lots of things to consider when buying a face mask. Is it comfortable to wear? Do you feel able to breath freely when wearing it? Is the mask material right for sensitive skin? Can it be popped in the washing machine after use? And perhaps more trivially, does it look good?
Our edit of the best reusable face masks ticks all those boxes and more.
As 2020 has rolled on, face masks have evolved. Gone are the days when wearing one meant looking like an off-duty health professional. And they don't need to be bland or plain black either. Pretty, reusable face masks now come in an array of colours and prints, with retailers big and small creating new designs almost daily.
Just be aware that these reusable face masks are non-medical, so are not guaranteed to stop coronavirus and are not suitable for environments where medical-grade PPE is required.
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If you're looking for something fashionable, then we recommend checking out the following brands, from our edit below:
- The White Company
- John Lewis
- Not on the High Street
- Oliver Bonas
- Needle & Thread
The best reusable face masks to buy now
This blue striped mask is a timeless classic. Made in Torino, Italy, it has an adjustable wire at the nose bridge - which is great for people who wear glasses.
As the name suggests, this pink satin face mask is reminiscent of a ballet slipper. It comes with a 100% cotton lining and the straps can be tied in two different ways.
From British brand Me & My Bloomers, this face mask is made from two layers of Irish linen with an organic cotton and natural rubber elastic. The tie-dye effect is also available in yellow.
This best-selling mask from Revolve is made from 100% organic cotton and features an adorable floral design.
A star design is a great alternative to a floral print and the black and white colour palette means it'll go with a whole host of outfits.
This eye-catching mask is made with 100% organic cotton - so there's no doubt it'll be soft on skin.
Rixo is known for its gorgeous floral dresses but it's well worth checking out its face masks, too. This recycled silk one is great for sensitive skin.
This pure linen face mask by The White Company is lined with 100% cotton to ensure it's breathable. It comes in classic white, navy or tickled pink shade.
This mask with an adorable butterfly design has a 100% cotton lining - for added comfort - and a snug fit over the nose.
Silk face masks are being recommended for those who are suffering with 'maskne' (mask acne) as a result of wearing their face covering, and so this Slip silk offering is a great option. Slip are one of the top-rated brands for silk products - they also do much-loved pillow cases and eye masks.
This pretty pack of three from Not On The High Street are made with two-layered cotton fabric and adjustable elasticated straps for optimum comfort.
With thirteen gorgeous prints to choose from, we couldn't just pick one from Gap. This set-of-three tie dye print masks reminds us of summer skies.
This eco-friendly denim mask from Whistles will elevate any outfit while keeping you and those around you safe. Plus, it's breathable, soft and antibacterial.
This adorable reusable face covering from Oliver Bonas is made in the UK from sustainably sourced cotton sateen fabric and features a double layer design with a filter opening and elasticated ear loops.
The perfect antidote to lockdown boredom, put your crafting skills to the test by making your very own masks. The William Morris inspired prints are gorgeous.
Crafted from soft cotton, this pretty pack of three from Anthropologie are perfect for everyday wear.
Klein and Wallace London based boutique, Klein and Wallace are making a range of beautiful face masks. £2.50 from each sale is being donated to the UK'S NHS. The masks are 100% cotton, breathable & washable. They're also double-layered and have an adjustable toggle to ensure a secure fit. Klein and Wallace also sell children's masks for £5.50
Mango has long been our go-to for stylish shapes and on-trend prints and their face mask collection is no exception. These green gingham beauties are our top pick.
Designed in Seasalt's signature fabrics, their pack of three non-medical face coverings are made from 100% organic cotton. The shaped, 3-layer design and adjustable ear loops help ensure a close fit.
Boden's pack of 3 face masks come in a mystery mix of their vibrant prints and designs. They are made from off-cuts, making them eco-friendly too. The masks feature wire across the nose to help achieve a close fit.
These lightweight face coverings from Vistaprint are made with materials that wick away moisture, so they're comfortable to wear all day long. The company is also donating a portion of all profits made on the coverings to communities impacted by the virus.
Now available in 9 different colourways these 100% cotton masks come with a handy cotton pouch. Lavender Hill will donate three facemasks to the Katherine Low settlement in Battersea, Londo for every purchase.
These fun, colourful animal print face coverings have been created by the-Bias-Cut.com, handmade in London and made from jersey quilted fabric for a comfortable fit. Each design also features the brand's #AgeismIsNeverInStyle hashtag on the bottom of the mask too. For every face covering sold, £5 will be donated to charity Hospice UK.
Liberty London Designed in-house, the Tana Lawn™ cotton face coverings feature an assortment of classic Liberty designs. The masks will retains their specialist treatment for up to 20 washes.
Available in different designs, Marc Cain's bright and colourful masks are some of the prettiest available.
The Cool Face Mask These masks are made of an antimicrobial fibre and treated to be water repellent, breathable and odor-blocking. Machine washable up to 30 times.
If you're looking for something unique and colourful then head to Newt. This sustainable and reusable facemask and has two layers of fabric made from recycled waste plastic bottles.
Handmade from four layers of organic linen, a fabric that has naturally antibacterial properties, Plümo's masks have elasticated ear loops and come in 4 colours. For every mask sold, Plümo is donating to UK charity Masks for NHS Heroes.
CASETiFY has donated 35,000 masks to Direct Relief, and will continue to donate a surgical mask for every mask sold. The reusable face masks are with breathable cotton materials, washable, and fitted with a filter to help fight the spread.
All proceeds of these masks will help the Non Profit Mask-Making Project keep working to make and donate barrier masks to frontline workers. These masks are being stitched by volunteer sewers.