Liquid components. Lava-type lamps can be made with water mixed with isopropyl alcohol as one phase and mineral oil as the other. Other materials, which may be used as oil phase ingredients include benzyl alcohol, cinnamyl alcohol, diethyl phthalate, and ethyl salicylate.
The complete list of ingredients in the "Lava–lamp" is a company secret, but they are, fundamentally, coloured wax in coloured water. Invented by Edward Craven
Up Next. Liquid motion lamps (which most people know as "lava lamps") have been around. The theory behind a liquid motion lamp goes something like this:.
The lava lamp was invented by Edward Craven Walker whose other claim to. for Orange Squash, â€œa revolting drink we had in England growing up,â€ according