Promoted

Face Bikinis Are Real And Terrifying

The protective mask you never wanted is here.

Swimmers in Qingdao, China, have started wearing these creepy masks to the public beach.

AFP / Getty Images

They are VOLUNTARILY wearing them in hopes of protecting themselves from sunburn, jellyfish, and the algae problem they’re currently facing.

AFP / Getty Images

Some gems are handmade by swimmers.

AFP / Getty Images

While other people actually spend money on them at local shops.

AFP / Getty Images

They’re made of nylon and are called “face bikinis.”

AFP / Getty Images

And cost the equivalent of about $3.20.

Hong Wu / Getty Images

They’re seriously crazy looking.

Hong Wu / Getty Images

Some people are trying to make the masks fashionable…

Hong Wu / Getty Images

It’s certainly a look.

Hong Wu / Getty Images

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

 
 

    Contributions

    Here Are The Top Stories
    • Tunisia's president declared a state of emergency a week after a deadly terror attack on a beach hotel.
    • Some 150 migrants stranded in the French city of Calais stormed the Channel Tunnel in an attempt to make it to British territory.
    • One person was killed and two others were seriously injured Friday when an air medical transport helicopter crashed in Colorado.
    Get The News App

    Hot Buzz

    What’s The Absolute Best Part About Having A Sister?

    collection

    Which Literary Characters Do You Think Shouldn’t Have Died?

    collection

    Now Buzzing