It’s been over a year since the newest “essential” accessory, the face mask, was introduced into our wardrobe. As Canada’s third wave eases and establishments start opening back up, it can be tempting to want to chuck the damned things into the trash once and for all. But slow your roll—most major cities, including Toronto, have extended their mask-wearing bylaws until at least the end of September. Which means that even as patios return and the country resembles one massive street festival these next few months, you’ll still need a healthy selection of masks in your arsenal—and cool ones, not that diaper-looking thing you’ve been throwing on to go to the drug store. The summer of love is upon us after all; might as well look presentable.
Here are 50 Canadian face masks that’ll keep you feeling protected and looking good.