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Halima Aden designs face masks for frontline workers who wear hijabs

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

'As many hijab-wearing women are working at health care facilities, I wanted to make sure they have a comfortable option for wearing a mask while keeping their hair covered,' says model
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Model Halima Aden designs face masks for frontline health workers who wear hijabs

Model Halima Aden designs face masks for frontline health workers who wear hijabs

1 month ago   |   By Metro

These masks come with a button and don't need to strapped behind the ears
Protective personal equipment has been a major issue for hospitals around the world as they battle the coronavirus outbreak.
Many frontline workers have had to rely on donations or source their own.
But standard face masks don't tend to cater to those who wear headscarves or other religious coverings.
So American-Somali model Halima Aden has used her fashion skills to create face masks for hijabi frontline workers.
The 22-year-old has teamed up with fashion startup Anywhere to design alternatives to N95 masks that...
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