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  • What is an M95 and how does it compare to N95 or KN95?

    What is an M95i or M95c mask? How does they compare to a NIOSH Certified N95 or even the Chinese Standard KN95 GB2626-2006 or GB2626-2019?
  • Letter from Lutema CEO: The Delta Surge, Back to School, our Shortcomings, and more! Save 40%!

    Dear Valued Lutema Customers,I wanted to take a few minutes to truly thank you for your business and for choosing Lutema masks.  We thank you for o...
  • 📦 How the COVID surge has affected your Lutema USA order!

    We understand that some orders may be delayed because of this unprecedented demand, so we ask that you please remain patient while we ramp up. 
  • Vaccinated? Don’t ditch your mask

    More people are getting vaccinated with Pzifer, Moderna, or AstraZeneca. We need to keep wearing our masks though until everyone is vaccinated and scientists have more data on how long these vaccines work.
  • Buying a safe mask

    A recent recall of imported mask coated with a possible toxic material shows the importance of knowing who is manufacturing your mask. You need to be able to trust the source and the material used.
  • How Lutema Helps Stop the Spread

    The past year has taught us all to be a little more flexible and innovative in the way we work. San Diego small business Lutema manufactured parts for projectors in the before times. But when schools closed and the country was short on masks, these childhood friends and founders stepped in to help. 

  • Treating maskne

    There's some scary stuff happening underneath our masks. Here are some remedies for maskne.

  • Dr. Dan Brennan's Prescription for a Healthy Classroom

    Recently, Dr. Daniel Brennan, a pediatrician from Santa Barbara, California (we like to call him "Dr. Dan") wrote about kids returning to classrooms in the COVID-19 era. As students return to schools across America, an interconnected network of people resume to not only exchange information, but potentially COVID-19 pathogens, and bring them home to social circles that were previously social distant from other circles. 

  • Proper mask disposal is important

    Do your part to keep masks out of our oceans Millions of masks are being thrown away and environmentalists are sounding the alarm about where they ...
  • On or Off Mask Safety

    There's a proper way to put your mask on and take it off  Follow these tips to keep your mask working for you. Putting on your face mask You don’t...
  • The US Face Mask Manufacturers Unite to Increase Capacity

    Last week, the American Mask Manufactures Association launched a campaign to let the Biden Administration know that we're ready and up to the task ...
  • Face Masks for Kids

    These tips help you find the perfect mask for your child. Get advice on how to get your kid to adapt to wearing a face mask.