Stockings were required at my last job. I'm not old either. Some business attire requires certain things. Bras are pretty much required as part of attire without it being written in words.How many years has it been since woman were expected - let alone required to wear any of those things?
There are certain cultures that do require woman to cover their faces, and many people consider those places to be less than tolerant of woman's rights and freedoms.
Don't you dare compare masks to women's rights though. One is about oppression really and the other about caring for others.
You still should wash your hands. The others were unknowns and changed when founded. Good lord people forget reality sometimes.Remember how long covid stayed alive on various surfaces?
Remember how long it hung in the air?
Remember when we urged to wash our hands for the duration of time it took to recite the alphabet?