How to make 4 DIY masks from household items


Maddie Marrero

Senior Maddie Marrero demonstrates how to make four different do-it-yourself (DIY) masks from household items such as elastic bands, paper towels, headbands and bandanas.

Watch as we walk you through four ways of making DIY masks to protect yourself and others around you following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendation to wear masks when in essential outings “(e.g., grocery stores and pharmacies) especially in areas of significant community-based transmission.” Please note: These masks cannot guarantee protection from COVID-19, but when utilized with frequent hand-washing, they can provide an extra layer of protection.

Do you have any ideas for another DIY mask? Let us know in the comments below.