Non-Toxic Lava Lamp

Introduction: Non-Toxic Lava Lamp

In this Instructable I will show you how to make a Non-toxic Lava Lamp. Pls vote for me!!! In the upper right corner is the vote button, pls click on it!!! Thx

Step 1: Step 1

First you must gather up all the materials needed to make the non-toxic Lava Lamp. Water Vegetable oil Food coloring (I used blue food coloring) Bottle any size (2 liter works best) Alka-Seltzer tablets opt. Flashlight (for lamp effect)

Step 2: Step 2

Fill your bottle with 2 in of water. Same for any bottle. Then fill the rest of the bottle up with vegetable oil. Remove any labels from your bottle so you can see what is happening inside the bottle.

Step 3: Step 3

Put 5 or 6 drops of food coloring into the bottle of water/oil.

Step 4: Step 4

Drop in a Alka-Seltzer tablet. You may add more tablets for a new and cooler effect.

Step 5: Optional Step

If you want to make your non-toxic Lava Lamp even cooler place a flashlight or light underneath or besides the lava lamp and turn the lights off. Watch your non-toxic Lava Lamp shine in the dark. Pls vote for me!! Thx

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    7 years ago on Introduction

    where do you get alka-seltzer tablets are they a vitamin or somthing.

    I loved my old lava lamp, but using a glowbulb does not really do it for me anymore. This might be one way of soothing my desires in that respect... Thanks for sharing!