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Masks have been used by people for as long as people have been around. They've been used for rituals, religious presentations, theater, holidays, and carnival. A mask is the familiar made unfamiliar. Or, sometimes, it is the unfamiliar made familiar. Most information we have about a person comes from our observation of the face.
Luther Stickell operating the head scanning mask creation machine. The IMF team members were masters of disguise, capable of impersonating someone connected to the target or sometimes even the target itself. This was accomplished with realistic latex face masks and make-up. Some impersonations were done with the explicit cooperation of the one being impersonated.