The face mask is made from fine black lace and with three layers of cotton inside. This is very soft, lightweight, and easy to wear. Machine washable on delicate cycle or hand wash and hang to dry. This mask is solely for personal protection and has not been evaluated by the CDC or FDA, and is not a substitute for N95, surgical or procedural masks. Not recommended in poor air quality conditions, when experiencing breathing difficulties or while sleeping. Not recommended for children under 3 years old.