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2018
16
January

Contouring Essentials

  Contouring is one of those trends we were on the fence about as we came to a close of 2017 looking back on a year of some of the best and worst trends we've seen. Extreme contouring (including chest, neck and other body parts) was not a favorite, however, a well applied subtle contour to the face can really make a difference in your appearance and enhance your features so we’re still here for it!...
2017
01
December

Ofra's Top Holiday Picks This Season

  Recently we’ve taken a look at some of our teams favorite holiday picks, and we’re here today to give you some more gift inspiration from Ofra herself. If you missed out on the OFRA #snapchat yesterday, not to worry, this is the full rundown of her choices. Ofra’s top holiday picks: As a first step to treat the skin Ofra recommends the Peptide Hydrating Mask to keep your skin nice and hydrated for even...
2017
01
August

I Switched to an OFRA Skincare Routine and my Skin Thanked me!

    I have always had very troubled skin. Acne, hyper pigmentation, large pores, you name it - I have it.   ABOUT ME: I am a 21 year old college student, I have combination/acne prone skin, I am a coffee and chocolate ADDICT, and I’m lucky to get 5 hours of sleep a night. In a nutshell, the odds were against me. I am obsessed with skincare and am constantly on the hunt for...
2017
14
July

Modernizing Swingin’ 60s Mod Makeup for Summer

The sixties were a revolutionary time, especially when it came to makeup.  Due to this period of experimentation, the sixties were filled with some of the most intriguing makeup looks of the twentieth century.  After years of fairly bland, manicured makeup that consisted of thin brows, powdered faces, and red lips, the sixties widened the world of makeup by adding pops of color and graphic design into the mix.  There were the good looks of...
2017
12
July

Get That Look: Jennifer Lopez

    JLo always has the best red-carpet makeup looks.  This particular one from the 2017 Grammys is a little different from her usual bronzey look, but is the perfect example of how to seamlessly and sophisticatedly incorporate color into your eye looks.  Although the look is smokey, the highlight, lip, and eye colors make it fresh and perfect for summer.  Who knew purple and peach would go so well together?  This look makes for a...
2017
20
January

2017 Beauty Goals

  2017 Beauty Goals 15 Resolutions to keep your New Year running smoothly         Remove your makeup - As mentioned in our previous blog post (Gym Approved Makeup), the most important thing to remember when it comes to makeup is to always remove it! If you don’t do this enough, now is the time to get in the habit of taking off your makeup whether it be the first thing after work...
2017
06
January

Best of 2016

  Best of 2016   As we welcome 2017, the OFRA staff can’t help but reminisce on some of our favorite cult products, collaborations and new releases that have made this year so special.     (L to R: @axellepro wearing Miami Fever, @Lupescuevas wearing Charmed, & @denitslava wearing Mocha)   It seems only appropriate to kick off our “Best of 2016” list with our best-selling Long Lasting Liquid Lipsticks. OFRA x Kathleen Lights collaboration...
2016
28
October

Easy DIY Halloween Makeup

  Easy DIY Halloween Makeup Simple Go-To Looks using OFRA!   We’ve been seeing some fa-BOO-lous Halloween looks using OFRA Cosmetics all over Instagram this month!  Need a last minute makeup idea or have multiple Halloween events to attend? The OFRA Social Media Team has you covered. If you follow OFRA on Instagram (@ofracosmetics), you would have seen some of our favorite Halloween-inspired looks posted to our feed. The team was live on Periscope last...
2016
14
October

Sculpting is the New Contour!

  Introducing: The Skin Sculpting Set with Perfecting Puff!   OFRA’s latest innovative product infuses skincare with makeup on an entirely new level. Our brand new Skin Sculpting Wands contain two highlight and two contour shades to sculpt and enhance your face shape. The liquid formula has a natural finish that mimics skin’s texture so the face is left looking fresh and youthful.   Infused with plant stem cells, the product is designed to conceal...