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J Herbin Rouge Hematite's New Formula Vs Old Formula

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#21 ravantra

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Posted 14 August 2014 - 20:50

Here is the bottom of the bottles for formula 1 and formula 2.

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Here is the original formulation

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Here is formula 3

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#22 amberleadavis

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Posted 15 August 2014 - 00:40

This is why inking is a an art!


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Posted 24 December 2016 - 23:08

I wish I could find out how you could tell which version is which. Do all of the bottles of version 1 have A1 on the base of the bottle?



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Posted 25 December 2016 - 06:46

Chrissy, check out post #21, I think both inks have A1 on the bottle.  (Of course it's late and I'm tired so I could be mistaken).


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Posted 25 December 2016 - 06:51

Yes, on close inspection, it looks like they both do.  :(

 

So the only way to establish a 1st version bottle might be the thick 'waxy' layer underneath, or the fact that it was purchased before version 2 was released.  :unsure:



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Posted 25 December 2016 - 07:20

I just tried version two after years and I was really pleased. It was sheenier than I had heard and I loved the color.


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Posted 25 December 2016 - 07:40

I need to find a little B&M shop that bought in stock of version 1 and didn't sell it all.  :)







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