I have the old formula but have never used it much. However, the new one was reformulated and it doesn't perform like it did. Many curlies used BRHG as their Holy Grail gel but have had to find a replacement.
If these companies had researchers that came to this site, they'd see what works, what doesn't and to stop changing the good stuff!
**Edited to take out that it's not CG**
CG-modified since 4/05 2b/3a and 3b on occasion! Products: The hair aisle in my own cabinets.
Best definition winner: KCCC
Best volume winner: LOOB