Caitlyn Jenner rips off face mask immediately on exiting coffee shop as COVID-19 cases surge in California
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She publicly offered her support to actor Elliot Page who came out as transgender this week.
The trans icon and Olympic gold medalist, 71, pulled off her face mask as soon as she exited the coffee shop after picking up her purchase.
Uncovered: Caitlyn Jenner pulled off her face mask as soon as she exited a Southern California coffee shop on Wednesday after picking up her purchase despite surging COVID-19 cases
Face masks are required in public places in California and with COVID-19 surging in the state, it’s thought the governor could be about to impose stricter stay-at-home measures any day now.
California recorded a record 20,751 new cases on Wednesday, with another 113 deaths, bringing the total number of fatalities so far to 19,324, according to government figures.
Caitlyn was dressed in a long-sleeve pale gray top and a blue golf skirt along with golf shoes.
She added sunglasses and accessorized with diamond stud earrings.
Her long hair was loose and she carried her favorite black purse over one arm.
Coffee lover: The trans icon and Olympic gold medalist, 71, was seen getting her regular fix of joe to go after a round of golf in Thousand Oaks, not far from her Malibu home
Sporty: Caitlyn was dressed in a long-sleeve pale gray top and a blue golf skirt along with sunglasses. She accessorized with diamond earrings and carried her black purse over one arm
On Tuesday, the former wife of Kris Jenner and father of reality stars Kendall and Kylie Jenner, took to Instagram to share a screenshot of Elliot’s statement along with a message of encouragement.
Caitlyn wrote: ‘Wishing you peace in your soul. Love and happiness to you, @elliotpage’
Page, 33, who starred in the movie Juno and is currently seen in Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy, shared his transition in a heartfelt post on social media.
‘I feel lucky to be writing this. To be here. To have arrived at this place in my life,’ he wrote on Instagram.
Caitlyn came out as trans on the cover of the July 2015 issue of Vanity Fair and spoke about her journey in an interview with Diane Sawyer on ABC’s 20/20.
Well wishes: On Tuesday, the former wife of Kris Jenner and father of reality stars Kendall and Kylie Jenner publicly offered support to actor Elliot Page , right, who came out as transgender