The English Aromatherapist


DIY Essential Oil Slime

DIY Essential Oil Slime Recipe

Slime: it’s the hit of 2018


If you have young children, there’s a good chance your home contains a pot of slime somewhere.


Find out how to make your own DIY scented slime with essential oils. This recipe is super-quick and easy, using ingredients that are easy to buy from UK high street stores. Plus, it’s Borax-free 🙂


Happy slime-making!


Let me know how you get on making it – drop me a comment below!


If you want to learn more about essential oil safety precautions, check out my downloadable guide The Little Book of Essential Oils





160ml PVA craft glue

1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda (baking soda)

20-40 drops orange food colouring

10 drops sweet orange essential oil, diluted in 1 tablespoon sunflower oil

Approx. 2 teaspoons contact lens solution (containing boric acid)

1/2 teaspoon sunflower oil


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