Age: 30-35 Skin: Dry, Medium Hair: Brunette, Straight Eyes: Blue
Ive been using Laguna for years and just thought id give Casino a try seeing as some people have commented that its better. Wow - I liked Laguna but this looks so much better on my skintone that I wish id tried it years ago. For me it seems more pigmented that Laguna so I dont need to wear as much making it look more natural on me. It literally makes me look like ive been sat in the sun as opposed to 'wearing make up'. Im a converted fan
Age: 25-29 Skin: Combination, Medium, Warm Hair: Brunette, Curly, Medium Eyes: Brown
Nars Casino and Benefit Dallas are my two favorite HG bronzers. I recently got this in the Danmari palette, and fell in love. I have been wearing it everyday for the past two months, and got lots of compliments!
It is a dark dark brown in the pan with subtle golden shimmer tones, but applies looking matte. Looks very natural on me (medium skin tone with yellow undertones).
I am going to purchase this in a single to put in my everyday makeup bag. The packaging is great, sturdy, and easy to travel with. Much better than Benefit.
For reference, Nars Laguna does not work on me, it shows up muddy.
Age: 19-24 Skin: Normal, Fair-Medium, Warm Hair: Brown, Straight, Medium Eyes: Green
I was a little afraid of this bronzer at first, since I'm always terrified to look dirty or orange-fake. I took this very lightly with my contour brush, and wow, I've fallen in love! It is the perfect contour for me, and also adds a nice, natural glow to my face! I use it very lightly and build to avoid looking dirty due to packing it on too heavy. I personally don't detect much shimmer in it while on my skin, which is why I'm comfortable using it as a contour. It can really be built up too, which will be nice for the summer. At $33 normally (I got this in the Danmari palette for $65), I think it's a steal since a little goes such a long way. I've had my Laguna now for quite some time - 2-3 years - and I have yet to hit pan. However, if I ever do, I will definitely replace! For reference I have light olive NC20-25 skin.
Age: 19-24 Skin: Very Oily, Olive Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown
Best bronzer i've ever tried. I surf, so my yellow complexion is very dark. Usually bronzers don't even show up on my skin, but this is the only good one i've found. I love the lasting power, and the color. The only down side is it's pretty expensive. I wanted to hold off on buying it, and go search for a cheaper dupe but nothing is as good as casino. This is a perfect bronzer for people with darker complexions, but i think it may be overwhelming for fair skinned people. If you are fair, laguna would probably be a better bet.
Age: 19-24 Skin: Oily, Olive Hair: Black, Curly, Medium Eyes: Black
Just bought it last night and tried it today, AMAZING! It's a little pricey for me because I've been using drugstore brands but I think its time to upgrade! It's worth the money, it makes my skin look gorgeous! Buy it, you won't regret it :)
Age: 18 & Under Skin: Other, Tan, Warm Hair: Other, Kinky, Coarse Eyes: Brown
-Great for medium dark or darker skintones (I'm nc44)
-Gives a subtle glow without too much glitter
-Comes with a mirror
-Is not very pigmented so you need to build it up. This can be a pro or a con depending on if you want more definition.
Age: 18 & Under Skin: Oily, Medium Hair: Black, Wavy, Medium Eyes: Black
I absolutely love NARS Casino Bronzer!!! It contour my nose, cheeks, and jawline. What I adore most about it is the way it looks on me. It gave me an overall tan/bronze without with too much shimmers. I have oily/acne prone skin and this product haven't given me any breakouts so far. However, I do noticed Casino is some what reddish tint... so I might try out the Laguna next time. Definitely buying NARS Bronzers again!
Age: 19-24 Skin: Dry, Fair Hair: Blond Eyes: Blue
I have been using Casino bronzer for about 8 years now and I couldn't live without it. I used to use Laguna but Casino is so much better. In fact I really don't understand what all the hype is with Laguna, totally over-rated and I dare say people who swear by it have yet to try casino. Everytime I go into Mecca to buy a new one the sales assistants are shocked since without fake tan I am quite fair. But a little goes a long way and the beauty of casino is the colour can easily be built up for night time too. I apply it with a stila 8 powder brush, it gives just the right amount of colour and unlike Laguna you don't need to apply much and it won't make you look cakey. I know I'm referring back to Laguna a lot, it just annoys me that casino doesn't get the praise it deserves because as far as I'm concerned it's miles ahead. The price doesn't worry me in the slightest and never has. The packaging could probably be better, but NARS has packaged their bronzers and blushers the same way for so long it really doesn't concern me.
Age: 19-24 Skin: Oily, Medium Hair: Black, Wavy Eyes: Brown
Lovely bronzer! I've stopped using Laguna lately due to using this all the time!
Age: 25-29 Skin: Combination, Tan Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown
Lately I've been mainly playing in Nars.. Once I found that the foundation worked well with my skin I've kinda abandoned other products except I love Mac stuff for eyes! Im already tan but this stuff gives me a wonderful glow. I wear tahoe foundation by Nars and since it's summer I got a little darker and to make my foundation not look ashy since I'm a tad darker I just add a little of this to my face and it helps bc honestly I don't want to have to buy another foundation for 1 more month of tanned skin