I just chuckled. So many people are clueless and quick to assume they're unhygeinic. I could've turned around and told him that I DO wash it and I made them by backcombinb, but we were past and he didn't mean for me to hear the comment anyway.
So: my babies are 16 days old (good thing I made them on the 1st for easy birthday reminders). Here are pics of my fuzzies from last night.