If you currently masks masquerade more than an artistic and aesthetic , being used either as decorations or in some photo shoots or are part of a collection , the importance masks masquerade in the past it can be characterized both in terms artistic , and from socially and culturally . Masquerade masks history is tied to the history of masked balls . However , the impact of masquerade masks , both in terms of social and cultural point of view was very high. Critics believe that when a person wearing such a mask translates into another world. Moreover , prom masks also acts to eliminate differences between social groups .