Month: August 2017

stand out proudly

It can be challenging to proudly stand out from the crowd, and if you choose to wear a mask in most Western countries, you very well could stand out. But this shouldn’t be a deterrent.  Why should it be? It’s your lungs and your health, and it would be very sad and unfortunate if other…



multiple chemical sensitivity

When thinking about the phenomenon of Multiple Chemical Sensitivity, (MCS) the question shouldn’t be whether it exists and why, but why is it that it’s not recognized despite the experiences of millions of people around the world. To me, it would seem strange for substances normally harmless to people such as pollen or cat hair…




maskedhipster’s mask buying guide

My experience is that most people aren’t very aware or familiar with how to select the right mask, and that can be worrisome because the wrong mask or improperly fitted mask won’t work and could even do more harm than good.  Therefore, I have put together this mask buying guide, which will hopefully be of…