How to Make Slime with Just Shampoo and Toothpaste

Edit Article Slime is a very fun dough to play with. Sometimes, you want to create your own but you don't have the proper items. However, if you have shampoo and toothpaste, you can use those ingredients to make slime. Keep reading!

Steps

  • How to Make Slime with Just Shampoo and Toothpaste

    Ensure you have the right kind of shampoo.When creating slime with shampoo and toothpaste, you'll need to make sure that you have the right kind of shampoo. A shampoo that's too runny won't do the job properly - you'll need a thicker shampoo. Just about any brand of toothpaste will work, though.
  • How to Make Slime with Just Shampoo and Toothpaste
    Pour the shampoo into a bowl.Add the toothpaste. Make sure there are equal amounts of shampoo and toothpaste, but don't overfill your bowl!
  • How to Make Slime with Just Shampoo and Toothpaste
    Mix well.Taking a spoon or a stick, begin to mix the shampoo and the toothpaste together. Keep at it until the shampoo and the toothpaste are fully mixed together. The time this takes may vary between the brands being used and how fast you mix. But be careful not to mix too fast - you don't want to spill everywhere!
    • This might seem obvious, but make sure to wash the spoon afterwards. Putting the mix in your mouth wouldn't taste good at all.
  • How to Make Slime with Just Shampoo and Toothpaste
    Place your shampoo and toothpaste mixture in the freezer for about 10 minutes.Remember to check on it to make sure it doesn't freeze into a hard, ice-like mixture. You want it to be firm, not solid.
  • How to Make Slime with Just Shampoo and Toothpaste
    Remove the mix from the freezer.After ten minutes, remove the mixture from the freezer and mix it again. If it is still wet and sticky, you can add more toothpaste or place the slime back in the freezer. You can also add cornstarch or flour on the top if you have any, but don't add too much.
    • If you want color, mix in food coloring and place in the freezer for two minutes.
    • If you want glitter, mix in the glitter and place in the freezer for two minutes.
  • How to Make Slime with Just Shampoo and Toothpaste
    Finished!Store your slime in a jar or other closed container.

Things You'll Need

  • Name-brand, non-runny shampoo
  • Toothpaste
  • Spoon
  • Small bowl
  • Freezer
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