How do you make stretchy playdough?

This recipe calls for 1 cup of hair conditioner. Next I simply needed to open the kitchen pantry and find cornflour/cornstarch. This is what gives it the dough consistency and by adding 2 cups of it to the conditioner after a good knead it becomes lovely and soft, silky and stretchy.

Can I soften Playdough in the microwave?

Take a microwave-friendly bowl and pour your dried playdough into it. Add a little amount of water to make a sticky paste of dough and water. Stir in generously to make a paste-like structure. After mixing, put the bowl in the microwave oven until the mixture is dried.

How do you make playdough stretchy without cornstarch?

Flour & Oil Playdough This simple playdough recipe from BeforeAndAfterTV calls for flour, salt, oil, and a little food coloring. No cream of tartar or cornstarch is needed at all. Plus, the resulting dough is colorful, squishy, and fun.

How do you make fluffy cloud dough?

Add 1/2 cup of lotion to a bowl. Add 1-2 drops of the food coloring (if using concentrated gel, if using regular food coloring you’ll need more drops to color) and mix. Mix the lotion and food coloring until combined. Add 1 cup of cornstarch and mix.

Why do we add salt to play dough?

Salt acts as a preservative, and also adds texture and body to the dough. The oil acts as a lubricant and helps to keep the dough moist and not sticky.

Can I use baking soda instead of cream of tartar in playdough?

Baking powder is a combination of baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) and cream of tartar. It should work as a substitute for cream of tartar, but you may need to play around with the amount to get the texture you want.

Can you microwave play dough?

YES!! You can make play dough in the microwave! Super soft, exquisitely stretchy play dough that’s ready in two minutes and lasts for weeks and weeks!

Can you put Playdough in the oven?

Did you know you can actually bake play dough? I had to google it, but yes it totally works. And I’m probably the only one who didn’t know you can actually bake play dough!! I put the play dough in the oven at 200 degrees on a baking sheet for about 30 minutes.

How do you make playdough foam?


  1. 2 cup of shaving foam.
  2. 1 cups of cornstarch.
  3. Mixing bowl and spoon.
  4. Food coloring.
  5. Glitter (optional)
  6. Playdough accessories.

How do u make Moon dough?

In a small bowl or glass mix together 3 tablespoons of water and several drops of food coloring. Add the food coloring mix to 1 cup of flour before anything else is mixed it. Stir it and even work the color in with your hands. The color will be a little faint, but that is ok.

What can I use instead of salt for playdough?


  1. 2 Cups Plain Flour.
  2. 3 Tablespoons of Oil (15ml TBSP)
  3. 1/2 cup of Water.
  4. Food Coloring, Glitter, Sparkles etc to make it fun.

How do you make play do easy?

DIY Playdough Ingredients and Supplies

  1. 2 Cups of Flour.
  2. 2 Tbsp of Oil (any oil will do, coconut oil, vegetable oil, even olive oil)
  3. 1/2 Cup of Salt.
  4. 2 Tbsp Cream of Tartar.
  5. 1 1/2 Cup Boiling Water.
  6. Gel Food Coloring (Optional)