12. Homemade Cornstarch Slime
Have you made homemade slime with your kids? You really need to and this recipe using cornstarch is safe and fun, and it makes a really great slime. This is a super simple slime recipe and it only takes a few minutes to mix up. You can keep this for a long time in a tightly covered container and make it in any number of fun colors. Keep this recipe on hand for those cold winter days when you want winter crafts for kids that will keep them entertained indoors.
13. Cornstarch Laundry Stain And Odor Remover
Cornstarch works really well to remove stains and odors from your laundry. This is a great pretreating product for before the wash. It’s really effective and works wonderfully on greasy stains. And, you don’t really even need to do anything special except dust the clothing with it to mop up the stain. Plus, you can add a bit of cornstarch to your wash water to remove nasty odors.
14. Homemade Luxurious Body Powder
You can use cornstarch to make a really luxurious body dusting powder that smells wonderful and makes a gorgeous gift. If you plan to give this as a gift, just store it in a decorative container and maybe add a powder puff. You can use different herbs to get the scent that you want and the cornstarch helps to hide odors and remove oils from your body. This is a really easy dusting powder to make and you can also use it as a scented dry shampoo.
15. DIY Sidewalk Chalk Paint
Instead of paying money for sidewalk chalk, make it yourself using cornstarch. This is a really simple process and kids are going to love all of the different colors that you can make. This is more liquidy than regular sidewalk chalk so you will need various paintbrushes to let the kids color the sidewalk. The chalk paint is water soluble so it washes right away the first time that it rains.