A facemask is generally used to cover the face to prevent the spread of infection, to disguise or for protection against disease or pollution. Facemasks are also used for ceremonial and ritualistic practices. The term facemask is also used to refer to beauty treatments of the face
. Facemasks used in facial treatments vary according to the skin type. Facial treatments use masks made of natural and chemical ingredients as treatment for acne
, pimples and dryness of skin, among others.