Thanks for posting that link. The changes do really make a difference imho, but the animation was a bigger issue with me than the hair. I'm happy with the changes.You're welcome!
Here's a better YouTube video from the ride taken yesterday that focuses more on the new animation and the new Ariel animatronic. It's not the whole ride, just about two minutes focusing on the most noticeable new additions... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9teL0YTG34