It is important especially in areas where swine flu is spreading rapidly to invest in simple dust masks to prevent to H1N1 swine flu pandemic from spreading any further. These simple masks can come in a verity of colors and designs, some even with teeth and mouths drawn on, perhaps to bring some light to the situation. If you are living in, or traveling to areas such as Mexico, where swine flu is spreading rapidly and causing many concerns, it can be very beneficial to your health to invest in wearing a dust mask. If you are self conscious about wearing a dust mask, take a look in celebrity gossip magazines, you will see celebrities on vacation in Mexico and other various swine flu infected areas walking on beaches and shopping with dust masks on. It is a great way to take that extra step towards protecting yourself from swine flu.