Tipping the scales at 20g, Totobobo is the lightest reusable mask on the market. Made from clear and flexible plastic, it can be easily cut down to fit the exact size of your face using a template printed out from here, it’s still comfortable once the adjustments are made using a pair of scissors. The transparent plastic also means you can avoid the “Darth Vader on two wheels” look from some of the competitors. The white filter pads make it easy – and incredibly satisfying – to monitor the particulates that have been caught. The mask reduces pollution to 135-fold.
The poor face seal is poor protection. Over 90% of 1500 tests of N95 masks failed due to users unaware of the leaks, According to a published study by Tongji Medical College, which conducted 1500 tests with 500 N95 masks on 50 Chinese.
To help identify any leaks, we developed the “water-mark” method; the frost internal surface of the mask turns into transparent when it touches wet skin. The transparent water-mark makes it easy to identify any gaps between the mask and the user’s face.
a patented feature of the Totobobo mask. It allows users to check the seal by means of “Watermark”, easily and accurately. The “Watermark” refers to the area of the mask changes from translucent to transparent when the mask touches wet skin. A continuous watermark loop around nose and mouth indicates a completed seal.
Not getting a good seal? No problem, let’s warm it up with a hairdryer or hot water to ReShape the mask to make it fit better! Totobobo mask is made of a special polymer that allows re-shaping when it is heated up. Most of the leakage problems occur below the chin and around nose bridge can be solved by ReShaping.