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5 Easy steps to make your own face mask at home


As the COVID-19 pandemic advances, one of the key rules we as a whole need to watch is wearing the face mask. With the quick spread of the sickness, the use of face masks has become essential and must universal among Ghanaians.

As a component of measures to forestall additionally spread of the coronavirus in the country, Ghana, the president has set up different methodologies that are relied upon to be carefully clung to by all citizens. They include obligatory face mask methods in open territories.

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Be that as it may, on the off chance that you can’t bear to purchase a clinical face mask, xorlali.com presents straightforward strides to make your own face cover at home. As indicated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with a basic fabric one can scowl cover for use when venturing out.

CDC likewise educates that the use regarding a basic fabric face covering will slow the spread of the infection and help individuals who may have the infection and don’t have any acquaintance with it from transmitting it to other people.

There are two different ways by which one can make their own face mask at home – by sewing or the no-sew technique, as per CDC.

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the main national general wellbeing foundation of the United States.

  1. Sewn Cloth Face Covering

With the sewing method, you will need the following materials

• Two 10”x6” rectangles of cotton fabric

• Two 6” pieces of elastic (or rubber bands, string, cloth strips, or hair ties)

• Needle and thread (or bobby pin)

• Scissors

• Sewing machine


Follow the tutorials below;

How to make your own face mask at home (Tutorials). Credit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus
How to make your own face mask at home (Tutorials). Credit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus
  1. No sewing method

With this method, there are two ways to go about it. Check out the simple steps below;

How to make a face mask at home (no sew method) Credit: CDC.gov

The Bandana cloth face covering (no sew method)


• Bandana (or square cotton cloth approximately 20”x20”)

• Rubber bands (or hair ties)

• Scissors (if you are cutting your own cloth)

Bandana Cloth Face Covering (no sew method). Credit: CDC.gov
Bandana Cloth Face Covering (no-sew method). Credit: CDC.gov

Also, note that the above face mask can be washed or cleaned regularly. They should be routinely washed depending on the frequency of use.

It’s imperative to note that when removing the mask, individuals should be careful not to touch their eyes, nose, and mouth.

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