What is the purpose of a neck gaiter?
A neck gaiter, or neck warmer, also known as a buff, is an article of clothing worn about the neck for warmth. It is a closed tube of fabric, often thick fleece, merino wool, synthetic wicking, or knit material, which is slipped on and off over the head.
Do neck gaiters work?
Being used simultaneously as a headband, a neck warmer, a face mask, bandana, or even a balaclava, a neck gaiter can protect you from all kinds of extremes of weather, hot and cold. Protects from wind chill or keep safe from the rays of the sun.
What is a gaiter face mask?
People are using gaiters as face masks. This wide tube of fabric is worn around the neck (instead of the ears) and easily pulled up and down, to cover and uncover the mouth and nose as desired.