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DIY Glitter Mermaid Slime

DIY Glitter Mermaid Slime

This fun glitter mermaid slime is perfect for ocean-themed sensory play!


  • 6 oz clear glue
  • 3 to 4 drops food coloring
  • 1 to 2 tbsp colored glitter
  • 1/2 tbsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp contact lens solution


  1. Pour the clear glue into a mixing bowl.

    Making Mermaid Slime
  2. Add a few drops of food coloring to the bowl. Start with one or two drops and add more as desired.

    Making Mermaid Slime with Kids
  3. Add the glitter and mix well.

    Mermaid Slime Making
  4. Add the baking soda and contact lens solution. Stir to combine. When the slime starts to pull away from the bowl, you'll know it's done.

    Making DIY Mermaid Slime with Kids
  5. Store in an airtight container.

    DIY Glitter Mermaid Slime