According to the CDC, “The cloth face coverings recommended are not surgical masks or N-95 respirators. Those are critical supplies that must continue to be reserved for healthcare workers and other medical first responders, as recommended by current CDC guidance.”

This means you should not be using face masks that look similar to these:

Don't use these face masks!

Face Masks to Avoid

That begs the question, which face masks should I be using? The CDC recommends reusable, cloth face coverings like our handmade designer face masks.