Slime is all the rage nowadays. That is why has created this forum to help you out regarding How to Make Slime. Making slime is an easy and fun thing to do always. You can add the slime-making activity to your birthday parties as a fun factor also. Furthermore, there is no limit to the ideas you can come up with together. Therefore, you can use so many different ingredients to explore your imagination skills to create different kinds of slimes. You can use different colors, glitters, foams, instant snows, clays, beads, and whatnot. Therefore, we have a list of some exciting and engaging slime recipes for you below. Do check them out!

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Methods for Making Slime

Making slimes is a very amusing activity. You can open up the box of your imaginations and create such wonderful slime DIYs with a number of different ideas. There are so many different ways to make slimes. Some of them include Cloud Slime, Glitter Slime, Fluff Slime, Floam Slime, Butter Slime, etc, which we will be discussing today in this article. Without a second thought, let's continue with the recipes.

How to make Glitter Slime

Everyone loves slimes with glitters. All those sparkles and shine look so mesmerizing. Basically, that is what makes glitter slime DIY even more exciting and builds interest in learning the way it's made. Therefore, we have a simple and basic Glitter Slime DIY today for you to try. Let's get started.

  • Clear glue 1 cup
  • Food color
  • Loose glitters
  • Slime activator
  • A bowl
  • A spoon

Step 1 Take clear glue

Firstly, take a small clean bowl and pour 1 cup of clear glue into it. Make sure to use clear glue for this slime as we want our slime's texture to be semi-transparent to make the glitters visible in the slime.

Take Clear Glue

Step 2Add in some food color

The next step is to add 2 to 3 drops of food color to the glue to make a vibrant slime. Here we are using 1 drop of blue and 1 drop of green food color, to give our slime a mermaid kind of look, you can use any color of your choice. Using a spoon mix the food color completely into the glue.

Add In Some Food Color

Step 3 Sprinkle the loose glitter into the glue

Once the glue has attained your desired color tone, sprinkle some loose glitters of your choice into the glue mixture. You can use any color and any shape of glitter that is easily available. Mix all the glitters with a spoon to mix the color properly.

Sprinkle The Loose Glitter Into The Glue

Step 4 Activate your slime

After the glitters are well combined, it's time to activate your slime. Initially, add a few drops of activator into the glue and give the slime mixture a good mix using the spoon. At this point be patient and precise while adding the slime activator into the slime mixture. You don't want to mess up your slime texture by adding too less or too much slime activator. Your slime's texture should not be too runny or too thick. So, always remember to add it little by a little while stirring it. After some time of stirring, you will notice that the glue will start to get heavier and stickier which means your slime has been activated.

 Activate Your Slime

Step 5Knead the slime

Once the slime has formed its texture, take the slime out of the bowl and place it onto the palms of your hands, and knead it between the palms of both hands to make it firmer and stretchier. Voila! your Glitter Slime is ready.

Knead The Slime



How to Make Fluffy Slime

So, this is the second recipe for today's topic i.e. How to make slime-6 Amazing DIYs. Furthermore, we will be making a Fluffy slime with this recipe. This DIY is way more interesting than before as we will be using some different ingredients for this. Let's start.
  • White Glue 1/2 cup
  • Shaving cream 1/2 cup
  • Foamy handwash (any)
  • Acrylic paint (any)
  • Corn starch 1 tablespoon
  • Body lotion 4 to 5 pumps (any)
  • Slime activator
  • A bowl
  • A spoon

Step 1 Mix white glue, shaving foam, and handwash

Firstly, take a bowl and 1/2 cup of white glue, 1/2 cup of shaving cream, and 8 to 9 pumps of any foamy handwash. This time you must take the white glue instead of clear glue because we need our fluffy slime to be creamier and opaque. Using a spoon give all these ingredients a good mix until everything is well combined.

Mix White Glue, Shaving Foam, And Handwash

Step 2 Color your slime

Now, it's time to add some interesting colors to your slime. Therefore, pour a few drops of acrylic paint into the glue mixture to give it a god vibrant look. Using the spoon stir the color into the glue until you get your desired color.

Color Your Slime

Step 3 Add in the corn starch and body lotion

The next step is to add the cornstarch and body lotion to the glue. Basically, the purpose of these ingredients is to make the slime stretchier and creamier in texture. So, after adding these ingredients combine everything well using a spoon.

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Step 4Pour the activator

Once you have combined everything thoroughly, add in the slime activator. Using a spoon, stir the combination well until it forms the desired slimy texture. Knead the slime well for a minute or so to make it firmer and stretchier. There you go, your slime is ready!

Pour The Activator

How to Make Cloud Slime

Hope you are enjoying today's topic i.e. How to make slime-6 Amazing DIYs. This recipe will be producing a cute textured slime. Basically, it will be as light and puffy as a cloud in the sky, that is why it's called cloud slime. Therefore, if you want to make this slime, have a look at the recipe below.

  • White glue 1 cup
  • Acrylic paint (any)
  • Slime activator
  • Instant snow 3 teaspoons
  • Water 1/4 cup
  • A bowl
  • A spoon

Step 1 Add the glue and acrylic paint

Take a bowl and pour the white glue into it. Now add the acrylic paint to the glue. This time you need to add more acrylic paint, at least 2 tablespoons of paint. This will make our slime thicker and creamier. Mix the color very well into the glue until well combined.

Add The Glue And Acrylic Paint

Step 2Pour the activator

Add the activator into the glue to activate the slime. Stir the glue with a spoon until the glue forms the perfect texture of slime. You need to over-activate your slime for this DIY so add at least 2 tablespoons of slime activator.

Pour The Activator

Step 3 Make a mixture of instant snow and water

Take a new bowl this time and make a mixture by adding 3 tablespoons of instant snow and 1/4 cup of water into the bowl. Using a spoon stir the instant snow well so that it gets well soaked. Leave it for a minute or two, and you will notice that the snow will start to get bigger in size.

Make A Mixture Of Instant Snow And Water

Step 4Knead the slime in the snow mixture

Take the slime and knead it in the instant snow until both the ingredients are well combined. You will start noticing that the slime will start to melt as soon as the snow starts to dissolve in the slime leaving it really light and frothy. Finally, your cloud slime is ready!

Knead The Slime In The Snow Mixture

How to Make Floam slime

Furthermore, you must have used the floam for packing your delicate stuff. So, in today's topic, i.e. How to make slime-6 Amazing DIYs, you will learn to make an interesting slime DIY using the floams. Let's get started.

  • Clear glue 1 cup
  • Food color (any)
  • Loose glitter (any)
  • Slime activator
  • Floam beads
  • A bowl
  • A spoon

Step 1 Add white glue and food color

Take a bowl and add the white glue to it. Next, add the food coloring and mix it well in the glue using a spoon until the glue is properly colored.

Add White Glue And Food Color

Step 2 Sprinkle the glitters and activate the slime

The decision to add the glitters to the slime will never go wrong. To give your slime a cool sparkly look, add in some different glitters of your choice and give it a good mix until the glitters are well dispersed. Now, activate your slime but keep in mind to keep the slime on the stickier side so that the floam beads remain stuck to the slime and do not fall off.

Sprinkle The Glitters And Activate The Slime

Step 3Add the floam

Once the slime is completely activated, add the floam beads to the slime and knead. Keep on adding more and more floam beads until the slime cannot take more of them. Knead it for two minutes to give it a good texture. And there you are, your floam slime is ready!

Add The Floam

How to Make Butter Slime

It is the most famous type of slime all over the world. That is why we have added this one to our today's topic i.e. How to make Slime-6 Amazing DIYs. Therefore, it will be an exciting thing to make a slime DIY. Let's get started.

  • White glue 1 cup
  • Shaving cream 2 to 3 cups
  • Body lotion 4 to 5 pumps
  • Daiso clay one bar
  • Slime activator
  • A bowl
  • A spoon

Step 1 Take white glue, lotion, shaving cream, and activator

In a small clean bowl, add the white glue, Elmer's glue, and the shaving cream, and mix these two ingredients together properly. Then add a few pumps of body lotion, and the slime activator, then again give it a good stir until the glue converts its texture into the slime.

Take White Glue, Lotion, Shaving Cream, And Activator

Step 2 Knead the slime with the Daiso clay

Take one bar of Daiso clay and put it on the prepared slime. Knead the dough and slime together using your fingertips until very well combined. If you are using a colored Daiso clay you will have a beautiful colored butter slime. Stop kneading once the slime is buttery and frothy. Your butter slime is ready!

 Knead The Slime With The Daiso Clay

How to Make No Glue Slime

Last but not least, we will be having a look at a recipe that includes no glue as an ingredient. It only includes those ingredients that are very easily available at your home. Let's add one more recipe under How to Make Slime-6 Amazing DIYs, i.e. No Glue Slime. This recipe is very easy to make at home or at school. This can be a very engaging and fun activity for the kids and even for the elders. So, let's check out the recipe.

  • Shampoo 1/2 cup
  • Shaving cream 1 cup
  • Salt 1 tablespoon
  • A spoon
  • A bowl
  • A freezer

Step 1 Add shampoo, shaving cream, and salt

Take a bowl and add shampoo, shaving cream, and salt to it. Using a spoon mix all the ingredients well until everything is well combined.

Add Shampoo, Shaving Cream, And Salt

Step 2Freeze the mixture

After every bit of salt is completely dissolved in the mixture, freeze it for 15 minutes. Take out the slime mixture after the suggested time and play. Your homemade no-glue slime is ready!

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As we all know that slimes have been the talk of the town for a few years. That is why we have posted this article on How to Make Slime-6 Amazing DIYs. The reason behind its popularity might be because it's auditory in nature. Furthermore, it has gained so much interest from the viewers on other social media forums, such as youtube, Instagram, TikTok, etc. People not only buy these from markets and online stores like amazon, daraz, etc but also like to make them at home. Slimes can be made with a number of different items that you can buy from a market or are easily available in your home, e.g. shampoo, shaving cream, salt, toothpaste, lotion, handwash, borax powder, etc.

Furthermore, you can decorate and customize your slimes using different types of glitters, beads, food coloring or acrylic paints, etc to add a more vibrant look to them. In simple words, you can customize your slimes the way you want. Slimes can be transparent, opaque, buttery, watery, or even stretchy. Slimes are used as stress releases, or you can use them to clean the laptops and car's interior.