Check out our washable face mask collection with Irish Linen Properties. Our face masks are made from 100% pure Irish linen, using the same traditional techniques used to create linen materials since the 1800s and before. All of our linen is produced and manufactured in Banbridge Co. Down, Northern in the mesmerizing foothills of the Mourne mountains, ensuring the highest quality linens on the market.
Linen has amazing natural features that are essential when understanding how linen can benefits us in the new normal. Safety nowaday is of the utmost importance when it comes to how we proceed into the future, and in our daily lives we could see a lot of changes.
Face Masks Are Naturally Antibacterial
When understanding the importance of Linen, its antibacterial properties can usually be the most relevant topic of conversation. Linen has many features that are all natural and will help you over time, and this exact reason is why we use Linen to create our masks, because they are naturally antibacterial. Bacteria is caught by the linen fibers, and destroyed from the source. Linen is also great for unwanted bacteria because the Linen fibers have dispersing properties that are also very long lasting. Bacteria can find it very difficult to reproduce and spread on linen, making it ideal for bed linen and clothing. Bacteria will have a much longer lifespan on solid surfaces, but with Linen, it doesn’t stand a chance!
Other materials like cotton and polyester, do indeed have these known properties, but not on the same scalability as Linen. So, be confident in knowing that you will have the best protection possible when using Linen Properties.
Each mask is beautifully handcrafted to give yourself the best protection possible when in public or travelling. Our washable face masks come in a variety of colours and are sized to suit everyone's needs. Our colours include:
- Shades of Pink
- Shades of Green
- Dark Shades
- Natural Earth Tones
- Checkmatey - Oatmeal
Each colour has been specially designed and chosen from Linen colour swatches created by Thomas Ferguson’s Irish Linen and John England. Every year a new color palette is created to showcase our every changing palettes.
Can Linen face Masks be reused?
Our washable masks are very sustainable, because linen is made from Flax seed, it can be utilised fully, with little to no waste. Also, because it's made naturally, it is completely recyclable leaving no carbon footprint and keeping your material robust and ready to reuse. If you are looking for the clean fresh feeling, then you should consider Linen, during its weaving process it doesn't consume as many pesticides when in comparison to Cotton, which makes our masks the perfect choice for YOU!
Vegan Friendly Face Masks
Did you know that our washable masks are also vegan friendly? Well you should know that infact the flax seed is quite popular when it comes to vegan friendly foods. The same seed is made to produce Linen. This production technique has been used for thousands of years dating back to the Egyptians, and it is still popular today.
Can Linen face masks be washable?
Our masks couldn’t be a better candidate for its washing properties. Our masks can be washed in boiling water! Allowing you to get the perfect sterilisation for whenever you needed or wanted. With Linen, you can boil your masks without any shrinkage.
Can masks be used twice a day?
When wearing a disposable mask, it can’t give you maximum protection all day. When you remove the mask, it is highly probable that it cant be used again. The perspiration can create when warm sweat that can often leave the masks useless, and most disposable options only allow the mask to be worn once and when it's taken off, the use of the mask is done.
With our masks, we are very different in every way, we understand the importance of keeping a low carbon footprint and pride in ourselves on being sustainable. Providing solutions to the public that are REUSABLE & WASHABLE, giving you the daily protection needed.
Can masks be cleaned?
Typically we have designed our face masks to be 1 on - 1 off. Washing your mask everyday to give yourself maximum protection when you are out and about. Linen is considered to be the world's strongest fiber, with our masks, this will last you many many years and will save you money in the long haul, guaranteed.
Are DIY Face masks washable?
Most DIY face masks on the market that are made with plastic are mostly disposable. With our face masks, because they are made from 100% linen, they can be sterilised in boiling water to get the most protection for your mask in our daily lives. Now that you can boil your mask, this also makes our mask reusable. Linens natural properties are also long lasting. In most instances, you wash your mask a few times before it becomes usable, with Linen, you can boil your mask as many times as you please without the fear of losing the natural benefits. Promoting a long lasting life span with Irish Linen Properties.
Which DIY Face Mask is the best?
When purchasing your own masks, it’s important to understand the benefits of using various materials to create your own mask. WIth Irish Linen Properties, we promote the use of Linen because of its many natural benefits that can be utilised in order to give yourself protection. Most other masks are made from cotton or polyester and do share some of the natural benefits, but they only offer a fraction of Linens superior benefits. With other materials, it is said that these effects aren’t very noticeable when in comparison. With Linens natural cooling properties, its apparent these properties are evident with Linen, again making it a popular choice for all matters. Linen is also antibacterial, Hypoallergenic, Gentle on skin, and naturally wicking.
Quick drying face masks
Another fantastic feature to mention is that our masks are quick drying, after you have sterilised whenever you need to. It's good to know that Linen is a natural quick drying feature. Linen fabric is in fact very breathable, so breathable that it allows for air to flow through the fiber to quickly wick moisture away from itself and yourself, giving you a fresh and comfortable, every time. That is why Linen is very popular in hotter climates, because it will always leave you feeling fresh with cooling properties.