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Breathe / Invisible Air Mask

Breathe
Breathe

Current face masks main purpose to cover the user’s mouth and nose to prevent foreign particles from entering the respiratory system. However, this barrier also prevents expelled air from moving away, thus causing a build-up of humidity and carbon dioxide. This would then create discomfort to the user.
Breathe overcomes this discomfort by creating a curtain of flowing air that continuously flows outwards thus carrying away the expelled air and creating a small pocket of clean air for the user to breathe. This outward moving curtain of air also creates a barrier and prevents any foreign particles from coming into contact with the user’s face.

University

Victoria Universityof Wellington

Victoria Universityof Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand

RuiFeng Yeo,
Victoria Universityof Wellington