Slime 101

Everything you ever needed to know about slime…  

Activator

The liquid that makes the molecules of glue bind to each other in the making of slime. Whenever slime gets too sticky, add activator, little by little as needed. 

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Avalanche Slime

Clear slime mixed with white and colorful slime that looks like it’s melted inside to resemble a marble-like avalanche. 

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Butter Slime

Thick and glossy or clear slime mixed with clay, which makes the texture creamier. It tends to be less sticky than other slimes. Our 7-year-old Chief Creative Kid calls it“boyfriendslime” because she wants to“hangout with all day.”

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Clear Slime

Slime made with clear glue so it is transparent, even when color is involved.

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Cloud Cream

A cloud slime with clay so that the texture has the fluffiness of cloud but it’s creamier. 

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Cloud Dough

A heavier, dough-like cloud cream that doesn’t drizzle.

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Floam Slime

A thick and glossy slime with a lot of floam beads, which makes it super crunchy.

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Glossy Slime

A slime made with white glue that has a glossy finish, typically due to the addition of oil.

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Icee Slime

Pronounced“icy,”it’s a clear slime with a LOT of fake snow and water so it has the vibe of Italian Ice dessert. 

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Inflation

Slime expansion as a result of air getting trapped in the slime. The more you play with certain slimes, the more they expand. 

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Jelly Slime

It is a cousin to Icee as it has instant snow and water but it has less snow than Icee so it’s not as fluffy. 

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Jelly Cube Slime

A clear slime with spongey cubes and are fun to press.

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Slime Hands

An insider term for hands so used to handling slime that slime never seems to stick. 

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Slushee Slime

Slime with plastic beads or pellets so that it gives a crunchy texture and sound. 

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Snow Fizz

A sizzly, crunchy slime due to the addition of fake snow. 

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Sugar Scrub Slime

A clear slime with tiny beads that are reminiscent of sugar or face scrubs. 

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Thick and Glossy

Just like glossy only thicker or “thicc” as the slime community likes to say. 

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