Face mask shortages leave people with creating makeshift solutions.

March 23, 2020

People are using old bottles, plastic bags and even lettuce as masks.

The spread of the coronavirus has spiked a huge demand for face masks around the world. There is a massive shortage of these masks at the moment. This has led to people all over the world coming up with creative solutions for makeshift face masks. People are using old bottles, plastic bags, lettuce and scarves to make unique masks with the hope of protecting themselves from infection. There is, however, very little proof that face masks protect people from infection.