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Face masks a challenge for deaf community

The deaf and hard of hearing community is reminding Canberrans to be patient when communicating, as the recommendation of wearing face masks in public adds an extra challenge to their everyday life.

From the editor: The male #Karen

A quick Facebook poll CW conducted this week and research of previous mentions elsewhere, suggests the male equivalent of #Karen is #Kevin or #Ken (apologies to every kind, well-adjusted, community-minded, hashtag-free Karen,...

Slow uptake as Canberrans start wearing masks at shops

As of this week, Canberra shoppers at their local Woolworths or Bunnings have been “highly encouraged” to wear masks in store.

DIY face masks

With endless options for fabric, you can make a mask suitable for any occasion.

Mask wearing ‘fourth line of defence’ in ACT, not mandatory

The ACT Government has stated that mask wearing would be “the fourth line of defence” in Canberra, in addition to physical distancing, hand hygiene and staying home if you are unwell.

Bunnings and Woolworths to ‘highly encourage’ face masks in Canberra stores

Customers shopping at Canberra Woolworths supermarkets will be “strongly encouraged” to wear face masks from Monday 3 August.

Limited edition Red Nose Day face masks

Red Nose is believed to be the first Australian charity to create face masks in response to demand from Australians in lockdown.

Canberrans produce thousands of free face shields and masks for health workers

The Australian National University’s (ANU) MakerSpace, and a group of volunteers, are working to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to ACT and NSW health workers, free of charge. The ANU MakerSpace has produced...

Self-care for self-isolation

Face masks are all the rage in skincare right now, from sheet masks to overnight solutions, and there has never been a better time to treat yourself to a little self-care. We’ve...

Skincare 101: Fresh face mask tips

Face masks have become one of the most coveted and used skincare products, and they’re only getting better with time. There’s a mask for every skincare need: blemishes, dullness, uneven tone and...