How to make your own face mask (whether or not you know how to sew)

Updated 10:03 AM ET, Wed April 8, 2020

There's one thing you should know before diving into the conversation around masks: The public should not purchase surgical masks or N95 respirators. Health care workers are facing shortages and need those masks to treat coronavirus patients.

You should also note:
  • Homemade masks are not a substitute for social distancing and staying inside