Make your own face mask

CDC also advises the use of simple cloth face coverings to slow the spread of the virus and help people who may have the virus and do not know it from transmitting it to others. Cloth face coverings fashioned from household items or made at home from common materials at low cost can be used as an additional, voluntary public health measure… More here.

With so many people in some form of lockdown and the potential to have to wear a face mask when some of the restrictions are lifted, it may be time to be prepared and make your own.

5 thoughts on “Make your own face mask

  1. We’ve been making our own for weeks here in the states. There’s hundreds of videos and webpages with instructions. I’m regularly wearing a bandana folded just so and held on with rubber bands. Is this not a thing in England?

      1. We can’t get a hold of medical ones here. If we can we donate them to medical folks. I mainly just don’t go out. Of course you can also see that a lot of Americans aren’t wearing them.

          1. I do see a lot of people here wearing at least surgical masks if not N95 masks. I wonder when and how they got them. All we have around the house are some painting masks (R95) and dust masks.

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