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OFRA Blog — Charmed

2018
06
June

Pick Your Perfect Summer Nude

  Summer has unofficially started once Memorial Day passes and we are so ready for it! The season is all about glowing skin, beach waved hair, the newest and trendiest swimsuits and minimal makeup, with pops of color here and there. We’re all for experimenting with our summer looks but what about the classic birthday suit?- as in nude lipstick, we mean. Recently launched, Verona liquid lippie looks sweet enough to eat and will be...
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
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
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
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...
2017
04
August

Fast and Flawless: Back to School Makeup Routine

  Fast and Flawless: Back to School Makeup Routine   Going back to school is either one of two things for students: dreaded or exciting.  Getting back into the routine of getting up early and sitting in class all day can be pretty torturous, and the best way to combat the monotony of a school routine is to create a routine that makes you want to pop right out of bed in the morning.  That...
2017
21
July

How To Enhance Your Favorite Feature With The OFRA Social Media Team

  With the rise of selfies, Instagram and Snapchat, we are constantly reminded that society wants us to look a certain way. Here at OFRA, we embrace what makes us unique and showcase these features! I headed to our Social Media Department to ask the ladies there what they love most about themselves and how they show it off! They've chosen two favorite features and talk about how they enhance them using OFRA. Gabby “To...
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
30
June

Get To Know The OFRA Social Media Team!

 (From L to R: Carine, Kate, Gabby, & Mariel)  Its National Social Media Day and we’re getting personal with the Social Media team here at OFRA. We’ve asked a few makeup related and non-makeup related questions and we’ve definitely learned a bunch of new things about each other, keep reading if you’re interested to find out more about the team behind OFRA!         "Any type of brow product. I will go days...
2017
20
June

Summer Approved Makeup

  Summer officially starts this week and here in South Florida, we’ve already begun to experience the 90 degree weather on a regular basis (and of course some rain fall too!). It can be tough finding the perfect makeup routine when you have to be more conscious of your makeup potentially sliding off and melting away throughout the summer days; trust us- we know!   Whether kicking it poolside with friends, laying out by the...
2017
09
June

The Perfect Lip Pair for You and Your Bestie

    There’s nothing quite like having a best friend by your side, someone who will always be there for you when you need them most. Best Friends make the perfect pair, inspiring these perfect pairings of our Long Lasting Liquid Lipsticks and our Lipglosses, because they’re great alone, but even better together. With our formula, your lipstick will stay put and glossy all day long. We have six different pairings to choose from, so...
2017
19
May

OFRA in ULTA: Snag Your Cult Faves Online

  OFRA in ULTA: Snag Your Cult Faves Online   (photo cred: @ultabeauty) OFRA products have officially made their way to Ulta Beauty online since our big partnership announcement last month! In case you haven’t heard, Ulta now carries a variety of cult OFRA products that are exclusively available online as a part of their prestige cosmetics. Thirty of OFRA’s most popular long lasting liquid lipstick shades, three ultra-pigmented highlighters and some of our other...
2017
09
March

Best Uses for Lipliner

  Best Uses for Lipliner (@agapelovegirl Wearing @OFRAcosmetics 'Mauve' Lipliner & 'Pasadena' Liquid Lipstick as shown in our previous blog post -Six Tips to Achieve a Full Pout!)   If you’re like me, I never thought of using lipliner before I started working for a cosmetics company. I never saw the point. As I started to learn more about lip application techniques, lipliner has become a staple item in my bag! Lipliner is a preference. Some...
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...