A medical face mask is also called a surgical face mask and is intended primarily for medical professionals during surgical procedures. Surgical masks are designed to protect patients and medical staff by capturing airborne bacteria and other liquid droppings from the patient’s mouth and nasal cavities. They are used to prevent the transmission of microorganisms and infectious agents from one patient to another during the procedure. It is also used to decrease the risk of contamination of patients who are exposed to the surgical site after the operation. Many different types of surgical masks can be used, depending on the surgical procedure being performed.
In plastic surgery, a sterile surgical mask can be used. This type of surgical mask is typically made of an impermeable fabric such as polypropylene that has been pre-treated to inhibit the transfer of microbes and bacteria. This type of surgical mask can also be used in plastic surgery, including breast augmentation surgery. The disposable plastic surgery face mask is a disposable mask that is made to be disposable after use and is used specifically for this type of operation. This type of disposable mask must be used with disposable gloves and disposable scalpels and other instruments.
A disposable dental face mask is another option for plastic surgeons during plastic surgery. Dental face masks are usually composed of a thin plastic sheet that is used as the base of the mask. These masks allow a dentist or oral surgeon to cleanse the face with an anti-bacterial agent. This type of disposable mask is used for postoperative procedures and can also be used during dental procedures, including root canal treatment. The disposable dental face mask can be replaced when it is needed because of its disposable nature.
For the medical field, disposable nasal face masks are also used. Nasal devices are disposable and are made of either plastic or neoprene that is used to protect patients from inhaling germs and infectious agents from other people and their medical equipment. The neoprene is generally less than one tenth of an inch thick and comes in a variety of colors and designs. Nasal devices are most commonly used in respiratory applications, such as in the treatment of asthma. and they have many applications in the health care and dental industry. Other medical applications for the neoprene material include protection from the harmful ultraviolet light from tanning beds and in emergency surgery.
A disposable plastic surgery face mask that is used during cosmetic surgery, such as facial surgery, can be made from a combination of either neoprene and disposable plastic or cloth. These disposable face masks are usually used for cosmetic procedures. Since these disposable masks can be reused for a number of different cosmetic procedures, they can be made to fit various sized faces, and shapes.
For the nursing home environment, disposable surgical face masks are available in a variety of styles and colors, including the use of color coordinated disposable face masks. The disposable surgical face masks that are available in these color coordinated designs are specially made to cover the entire face for each patient while keeping them from sweating. These disposable face masks are created to provide patients a comfortable and odorless environment during surgical procedures, including facelifts.