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How to Make Slime

How to Make Slime

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Or dig in with this simple recipe

Make ooey, gooey, sticky slime with this classic slime recipe from Elmer’s**

Elmer’s Glue

Step 1:

Pour out all of the 4 oz. Elmer’s Glue into a bowl.

Baking Soda

Step 2:

Add 1/2 Tbsp. of baking soda.

Contact Lens Solution

Step 3:

Add 1/4 Tbsp. of contact-lens solution.

Step 4:

Stir and knead together. If it’s too sticky, add 1/4 Tbsp. of contact-lens solution and mix.

More oh-so-slimy recipes

Colored Slime
Use the classic recipe, but swap out regular glue for 5 oz. Elmer’s Color Glue and use 1 Tbsp of contact lens solution in Step 3.

Colored Slime

Use the classic recipe, but swap out regular glue for 5 oz. Elmer’s Color Glue and use 1 Tbsp. of contact-lens solution in Step 3.

Glitter Slime
Use the classic recipe, but swap out regular glue for 6 oz. Elmer’s Glitter Glue and use 1 1/4Tbsp of contact lens solution in Step 3.

Glitter Slime

Use the classic recipe, but swap out regular glue for 6 oz. Elmer’s Glitter Glue and use 1 1/4 Tbsp. of contact-lens solution in Step 3.

Glow in the Dark Slime
Use the classic recipe, but swap out regular glue for 5 oz. Elmer’s Glow in the Dark Glue and use 1 Tbsp of contact lens solution in Step 3.

Glow in the Dark Slime

Use the classic recipe, but swap out regular glue for 5 oz. Elmer’s Glow in the Dark Glue and use 1 Tbsp. of contact-lens solution in Step 3.

**Adult supervision is required; this project is not appropriate for children under the age of 3 years. Thoroughly wash your hands before and after making and playing with slime. Warning: If large quantities of contact lens solution are accidentally ingested (greater than a tablespoon), get medical attention immediately.


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