Create your own lava lamp

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Create your own lava lamp


  Last updated April 15, 2019 at 1:17 pm


To create your own lava lamp you’ll need:

1 x empty PET bottle

1 x jug of tap water

1 x bottle of white vinegar

Food colouring

1 x bottle of cooking oil

1 x box of bicarb soda

1 x packet of citric acid

2 x teaspoons

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