Slime is a trending novelty item that began as a sensory toy. Sensory toys are used to provide children with autism the sensory input they need. Slime as well as other sensory toys stimulate the 7 senses.
Taking brain breaks are essential to reducing stress. Whether it be homework, actual work, or emotional stress, a little distraction will help you forget your problems. Take time to squish slime in between your hands or better yet make your own slime and relax for a while.
When you squeeze and squish slime it’s very similar to squeezing a stress ball. You have a lot of tension built up that may make you feel down. Squeezing slime helps release tension and in-turn reduces stress.