Making slime is a cheap and fun activity that continues to spark curiosity and engross teens and kids alike. The slime craze has become so widespread that your local superstores are rushing to stock on glue since it is the essential ingredient used in the preparation of slime. Sliming is a very easy way to keep your kids working with their hands and away from electronics for hours. The entire process of making slime is a fun science experiment, and you can add more or less of any ingredient to produce a vastly different result. The secret is to play around with the ingredients until you come up with the recipe you love. Just like art, slime is subjective. People like different degrees of sliminess, stickiness, and textures. To help you get started, we’ve outlined some add-in ingredients to slime that you might want to try out in search of your perfect combination.
Lemonade Yellow Slime Pigment Powder
Who doesn’t like glitter? If you’ going for shiny and sparkly, glitter is the way to go. While glitter glue was an older way of incorporating some sparkles to a slime, today’s slimers are using dry glitter as it creates room for more creativity since there are many more forms of dry glitter–from shaped flakes to thin glittery powders. Glitter is available in a wide range of colors. Whatever your recipe, you can always find the ideal glitter color to add some form of twinkle to your slime. Glitter slime can be used together with other slime add ins as well.
Your favorite superhero can form the theme for your next slime project. Immortalize your favorite action hero or finding a mini figurine to squish into your slime. This is also a fun, personalized way to gift a slime to your favorite slimer. Toy manufacturers have been producing small figurines for decades now and the demand for these tiny plastic collectibles has grown wide and far. There are some limited edition figurine collectibles that are worth a small fortune–make sure you don’t take your dad’s coveted figurines for this! Mixing action figures into our slime doesn’t require much input. It can be a mesmerizing activity to bury your tiny Pokemon, Superman, Spiderman, Batman, and other figurines into your slime and dig them back out again. Let your imagination run loose–Spiderman is stuck in a sticky web and needs to get out!