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OFRA Blog — BeautyGuru

2018
05
February

4 Valentines Inspired Makeup Looks

  Our newly launched Me, Myself, & I Collection is giving us all the feels. Anticipating the use of our new products, the OFRA team was feeling inspired to create looks we’d wear for Valentine’s Day or any occasion. Here are four different ways to use our new collection and hopefully these looks will help inspire you too, for whatever festivities you may be indulging in.   “I'd wear this look to Rocco's Tacos for...
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!...
2018
03
January

OFRA's Top 10 of 2017

  2017 was one for the books. There have been many noteworthy trends and as we look back at the year with amazing collaborations and launches it's no wonder the OFRA Highlighters and liquid lippies were the top contenders in our year of best sellers.  With OFRA’s unique formula for both highlighters and liquid lipsticks, they have quickly become fan favorites and beauty influencers go-to’s to complete any makeup look. It was truly a year for...
2017
28
December

The Best and Worst Trends of 2017

    This year came in fierce and has almost blown right past us. What a year! Am I right? From some of the most loved trends to some of the worst we have seen, (nostril hair extensions? Yuck!). We’re giving you a roundup of some of our faves from over the year and just to balance it out, some of our unloved ones too. Worst of 2017: Unicorn Everything- enough with the unicorn looks!...
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
30
November

How to Convert Any Eye Look to Fit Your Eye Shape

Hooded, rounded, mono-lid, almond: these are just a few of the many different eye shapes that exist. It’s crazy to think that there are so many different eye shapes, but these differences make makeup even more exciting and dynamic because it allows us all to customize looks in order to make them our own. With that in mind, have you ever watched a tutorial, followed it step-by-step, and have it come out looking a little...
2017
24
November

Holiday Gift Guide

  Ah, the holidays! A time for giving, and hoping you get what you wished for. Ever heard the phrase “gift what you would want to get”? Whether it's picking out a gift for your younger cousin who’s into makeup, hinting at your aunt who needs a little skin rejuvenation or that co-worker you barely know but got stuck to buy a gift for after picking their name out of a hat, OFRA has tons...
2017
09
November

Makeup Mistakes and How to Fix Them

We have all had our share of makeup mishaps, even those who walk the red carpet have, but learning from them is what takes our makeup to the next level. We’ve listed some common mistakes that are made in beauty routines as well as ways to fix them and perfect your look with OFRA products.   Applying makeup to dry skin It is important to exfoliate and moisturize often especially before putting on makeup. Otherwise,...
2017
31
October

Last Minute Halloween Inspiration

  Halloween is creeping around the corner. We’ve got some more inspo from popular Halloween looks we’ve seen all over the internet lately, brought to you by Kate and Mariel on Facebook Live this past Friday! Kates brought us the How To: Recreate Wonder Woman look to life and Mariel has some Beetle Juice inspired makeup going on.   There are a variety of products that can be useful in creating these looks and probably some you...
2017
24
October

OFRA Team Lip Art Challenge

    This past Friday Mariel & Melanie, with assistance from Kate behind the camera, did a Facebook Live stream doing a lip art challenge inspired by Halloween, followed by an awesome giveaway. Both have an art background and while thinking this would be a piece of cake, it quickly became a challenge, but fun to say the least. With so many cool looks that you could achieve with just OFRA products alone, Kate and Gabby joined...
2017
12
October

19 Days Left to get Glamorously Spooky with OFRA

  It’s the most mystical time of the year! We’ve already seen so many eerie Halloween looks with the help of OFRA and we want to keep inspiring your upcoming Halloween ideas with some of our most spellbinding liquid lipsticks that are discounted with an additional 10% off just for this season! With ranges of Barbie pinks, wizardly purples, and mermaid blues we’ve got over 20 liquid lipsticks discounted right now for you to get...
2017
10
October

Espresso Lip Set: Inside The Collection

INSIDE THE COLLECTION: (Photo by @paulina_alaiev)  OFRA’s brewed up something extra special this season and we can't wait for you to try the latest fall favorites. The Espresso Lip Set includes three beautifully diverse shades in a wide range of pinky nudes, mauve purples, and bold reds.   Check out some of our favorite looks featuring the new Lipset:   MOCHA (Photos by @nikkiajoy & @boobista) A mauve-nude shade reminiscent of your favorite café latte with...
2017
30
September

NOW BACK IN STOCK

It’s soft. It’s smooth. It’s buildable. It’s super pigmented. It's long-lasting. And it's back.   Glow Baby, Glow! Is back for round two and available starting today at 1 pm EST. The three highlighters will be available for $35 each and the long lasting liquid lipstick at $20.   The launch of OFRAxNIKKIETUTORIALS Glow Baby, Glow! collection came and flew by in an instant. Here at OFRA, we’ve been working extra hard to bring back this...
2017
22
September

OFRA Team Takes Gen Beauty NYC

New York are you ready for the OFRA team?! We’re packing up our travel essentials and flying up to take over Gen Beauty NY again for another exciting weekend in the concrete jungle as if last year's adventure wasn’t already one for the books! Gen Beauty brings together makeup’s hottest influencers, passionate fans and the best makeup creators with top beauty brands for the most fun-filled weekend. You’ll see the latest trends in makeup, skin...
2017
20
September

Side by Side Comparisons

  It’s finally here! The Glow Baby, Glow! OFRAXNIKKIETUTORIALS collection is live, and has been flying off the shelves! Glazed Donut was the first to sell out with the other highlighters following closely behind. Currently still in stock (and probably not for long) is the Dutchess Long Lasting Liquid Lipstick. The original collection featured a trio created by Nikkie herself which featured her perfect pink nude, a vampy metallic brown shade, and a bright shape-shifting...