How to Make Your Own Hand Sanitizer

When it comes to preventing the spread of infectious diseases such as COVID-19, there is nothing like a good old-fashioned hand wash.

But if water and soap are not available, your next best option, according to the trusted source of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is to use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.

Unless you have a stock of hand sanitizer purchased in-store, you’ll probably have trouble finding it in a store or online right now. Due to the rapid spread of the new coronavirus, most retailers cannot meet the demand for hand sanitizer.

The good news? It only takes three ingredients to make your own hand sanitizer at home. Read on to find out how.