Best Water Beads Pack: What Is It?
The Best Water Beads Pack (BWB) is a set of water beads made out of natural materials such as wood, leather, metal and glass. They are designed to provide the user with a variety of sensations while they are playing. The WBWB is available in different sizes and colors. The size range ranges from small (1/4″) to large (3/8″). There are different types of beads in the pack. Each type provides its own unique sensation when used together.
How To Use Best Water Beads Pack For Sensory Play?
When using the WB pack, it is recommended to use them in conjunction with other sensory toys such as vibrators, dildos, butt plugs and others. When using these water beads, it is suggested that you try to combine various sensations into one experience. You can do so by placing your fingers over each bead and then moving them around. Try to feel all the different textures and flavors of the beads.
It is also possible to mix up the color combinations of the beads. The colors range from white, blue, green, purple and pink. You can add any flavor combination you like such as vanilla, chocolate or strawberry.
By mixing different colored beads together you will get a new kind of sensation every time!
You can also mix up your other toys with these beads and create a unique experience every time! The possibilities are endless.
How to store the Best Water Beads Pack?
The water beads should be kept in a cool, dry place. When they are exposed to heat, they start to lose their elasticity and become less effective. It is also important that you keep them away from direct sunlight. The sunlight can affect the color of the beads, making them less appealing.
When not in use, you should keep them in a water-tight bag. If they are exposed to direct contact with water for too long, they might get moldy or start to lose their unique texture. To prevent this from happening, you should try to drain out all the water from the beads before storing them.
Disposing of the Best Water Beads Pack?
The water beads are 100% natural and biodegradable. This means that it is safe to dispose of them into the nature, for example, by throwing them on soil or a plant. If you decide to dispose of them this way, make sure there are no children around since they might find the small beads attractive and try to eat them.
Alternatively, you can keep the beads in a sealed bag and throw it away in the trash when you get home. This will protect children and animals from finding them and prevent the beads from getting everywhere.
How long does the Best Water Beads Pack last?
The water beads can last for quite a while as long as they are properly stored. When used regularly, they can last anywhere between 1-3 months. It all depends on how often you play with them. If you leave them out in the open, they might dry out before the time is over.
How to care for the Best Water Beads Pack?
The water beads are low-maintenance toys and don’t really require any special care. However, it is still recommended that you regularly wash them. This can be done by placing them in a container of water and stirring them around with your hand. Let the water seep through the beads and drain off. You can then spray some toy cleaner on them and rinse them under running water. Pat them dry with a clean cloth and let them dry in open air.
The water beads should be kept away from any kind of oil based products. This will make them lose their pliability and they might even turn into a sticky mush.
Help! The Best Water Beads Pack has turned moldy!
If the water beads have colored spots on them, then they might have developed mold. If this is the case, you should dispose of the beads immediately. Do not attempt to use moldy beads since they can make you sick.
Even if you manage to get rid of the mold, the beads themselves are contaminated and should be disposed of.
If you still choose to use the moldy beads, you are putting yourself at risk of suffering from a variety of symptoms including itchy or irritated skin, wheezing and coughing, headaches, fever or flu-like symptoms.
It is important to keep in mind that the mold on the beads is toxic and can cause a range of allergic reactions. This might even lead to serious conditions such as Asthma. Pregnant women or nursing mothers should not come into direct contact with the moldy water beads since it can have a negative effect on their unborn or nursing child.
If you have moldy water beads, do not panic and act sensibly. Try to dispose of them as quickly as possible since mold spreads very quickly.
You should also wash your hands after touching the beads to avoid spreading the mold to other parts of your house.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it toxic for my kids?
No, The water beads are non-toxic and they are made from a mixture of naturally occurring polymers (a compound consisting of a large molecule formed from a combination of several smaller molecules).
You can rest assured that your child is not going to get sick from playing with this toy. That said, the manufacturers do advise that if your child has a sensitivity to this material, you should keep them away from it.
Do the Water Beads stain?
Water beads are colorless when dry and translucent when wet but can stain porous materials such as wood, cloth and carpet if left for a long period of time. If you spill the water beads on such materials, you should immediately clean it up before it seeps in.
What age are recommended for?
The Best Water Beads Pack can be enjoyed by children of all ages as long as they know not to put these in their mouths (as this is not food). Most children will be able to successfully mold and shape these beads into creative designs. Children under three years may enjoy playing with them in a tub.
Does it go bad?
Water beads will not go bad as long as they are kept in a sealed container and away from direct sunlight. If the container has been opened, then the beads should be used within a year.
How much do these water beads weigh?
A single cup of water beads will weigh about 10 pounds so a single pound of water beads will weigh about a half a pound. This will vary depending on how many you use.
How long do they last?
The water beads should last indefinitely as long as you close the container after use. The only factor that may shorten their lifespan considerably is exposure to high levels of sunlight.
How long do you soak in the water and how do you get out?
A good guideline is 10 minutes for each pound of body weight. So a 160 pound person would soak in the tub for about 1 hour and 40 minutes. After this most people can easily lift themselves out of the water. If you are larger in size, you might want to soak for up to 2 hours or more. You can use a rubber tub mat for added grip.
You don’t say??
Yes, Water Beads can be used for many different purposes. If you’ve found other great uses for them, share them with us in the comments section below!
I hope this article has helped you learn more about water beads and how to use them. Thanks for reading!
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