Quoting JessieLeeAnne:" I never did it. "
Quoting S+K=R [37 WEEKS!]:" I was told it's a must! lol"
Quoting JessieLeeAnne:" I never did it. "I didn't either. Not with boiling hot water or anything anyways. My water is hot enough to burn my hands, so I got some dishwater and let them soak til I could stick my hands in. That's how I always did it.