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Easy DIY Kinetic Sand Recipe

DIY Kinetic Sand

This DIY kinetic sand is a simple sensory play idea for young ones!

Prep Time 10 minutes


  • 2.5 cups sand
  • 1 cup cornstarch
  • 1/2 cup baby oil


  1. Pour the sand into a mixing bowl or loaf pan.

  2. Add the cornstarch and mix well with your hands.

  3. Pour in the baby oil and mix well.

Recipe Notes

  • If the mixture is too dry, add a few drops more baby oil until you reach the right consistency.
  • If the kinetic sand doesn't hold its shape, add a bit more cornstarch.