Japan Surgical Mask

POSTED BY DANNY CHOO On Thu 2009/09/03 09:29 JST in Japan

Disney fans who are bored of their standard surgical mask can now go around protecting themselves from evil viruses and look like Donald Duck at the same time.

The Mask is made by Earth Pharmaceutical and will be on sale from the 15th of this month. Costs 900 yen each.

The Influenza boom died down for a few months and has suddenly picked up again. Are folks wearing surgical masks in your neck of the woods too?

As for other reasons why folks in Japan wear surgical masks - check out my post on BoingBoing from when I was guest blogging there.