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OFRA Blog — Cosmetics

2019
13
September

Find Your OFRA Foundation Match

Hey Beauties! We know finding the right match for a foundation could be a nightmare, so we’re here to save you some time and headaches and provide some help. We’ve compiled a list of all 21 shades of our Absolute Cover Foundations and listed a side by side match for the popular drugstore brand, the Maybelline Fit Me Matte and Poreless. If you’ve never used this drugstore foundation, follow these steps to get to the...
2019
12
September

7 Foundation Tips That Will Have You Looking Flawless

Hey, Beauties! Looking to buy a foundation but not quite sure where to start? We know there can be a lot of confusion and unanswered questions when it comes to deciding which one would be best for you. There are so many variables to keep in mind! No worries, we’re here to help you make the whole process 10X easier with these seven tips.  1. Know your undertone First, and foremost, the most important step in finding the...
2019
05
September

Team Does Looks W/. Madison Miller Products

Hey, Beauties! Our most recent collab,  OFRA x Madison Miller has our team extremely excited! This collection is SO GORG and our office has been absolutely loving it, so you know we had to show you how everyone has been using the new products to the office lately!   OFRA x Madison Miller Collab Recap As some of you may know already, 3 million Ipsy subscribers will receive one or more items from this collection in...
2019
03
September

Meet Madison Miller

Hey, Beauties! Have you heard the big news? We’re launching our first-ever collab with Ipsy Creator and Youtuber, Madison Miller! Madison Miller is a beauty, mommy, and lifestyle vlogger known for her girl-next-door vibe, bubbly, and friendly personality providing her audience with all the latest beauty scoop.  Madison and her husband, Joel, welcomed their first child, Ryleigh, last year, which greatly inspired her in the creation and naming of the eight recently launched products like...
2019
30
August

OFRA X Euphoria

Hey, Beauties! If you have been using social media, then you have definitely seen the colorful, sparkly makeup looks everywhere from the new TV series Euphoria on HBO. All the looks that have been recreated and inspired by the show and characters are so unique, and have inspired our team to try them out ourselves! Here are some of the looks we recreated and a few of our own renditions using some of our favorite...
2019
13
August

MAKEUP TIPS & TRICKS FOR GLASSES WEARERS

 I have been using glasses since I was six and that has never stopped me from rocking makeup. However, I know wearing glasses can be a little tricky when deciding the best way to do your makeup since you have to consider the shape and color of the frames, but there are plenty of tips and tricks I have for you beauties, so if you wear glasses, this is the blog post for you!  The...
2019
01
August

HOW TO BLEND RIGHT INTO AREA 51

More than 2 million people have RSVP’d to a FaceBook event to Storm Area 51 this upcoming September in Nevada to find out if aliens and UFOs exist. We are not so sure if we are going to make it to the raid, but we know what kind of makeup we would wear if we did! So, whether you are spotting UFOs or going out into the universe, keep reading to find out how our...
2019
11
July

NEW PRODUCT ALERT: OFRA X @Marchbeautyword

As part of our Project Influencer, @marchbeautyword is the first influencer that we’ve teamed up with to create limited edition products inspired by her OFRA faves.  We knew we could trust this Beauty to help us create something GORG for all of you, and she did just that!  @Marchbeautyword Highlighter If you are a true OFRA fan, then you know you can easily get your glow on with our amazing collection of various highlighters in...
2019
01
July

5 BENEFITS OF VITAMIN C FOR YOUR SKIN

Vitamin C has become a staple in many skincare products and I’m sure many of you have heard claims that Vitamin C is great for your skin (and it is!), but you’re not quite sure why? Or maybe you want to start doing some good for your skin and don't know where to start? Check out this guide to Vitamin C and see where this miracle ingredient fits into your skin care routine. How Can...
2019
27
June

OFRA'S 1 YEAR REBRAND ANNIVERSARY

One year ago, OFRA Cosmetics got the ultimate glow up while simultaneously entering more than 500 Ulta retail stores across the nation! As we celebrate one year since the rebrand, it’s the perfect time to reminisce on the history of how OFRA Cosmetics came to be. Pictured: Ofra and David Gaito Ofra Gaito is a therapist and makeup artist who entered the beauty industry in 1979. By 1994, Ofra and David Gaito created their own...
2019
26
June

BEAUTY SECRETS FROM PROFESSIONAL BEAUTICIANS

 Today, June 26th, it’s time to celebrate National Beautician’s Day, for those wonderful people who help us look even more beautiful than we already are! So of course, they deserve to be appreciated on their special day. Beauticians go to school and train to keep up with the latest styles, the best products, treatments, and techniques in the beauty industry. What better way to learn the best beauty secrets than asking them directly? I spoke...
2019
17
June

3 Products for Healing Dry Lips

  I have always struggled with dry skin, dry patches, and dry lips. It felt like I was trying to find the right combination for achieving a refreshed lip that would last all day FOREVER. I was convinced it just wasn’t going to happen... THE MAGIC HAPPENED UNTIL I found the one and only Lip Exfoliator! This product changed everything for me, and it can for you too, Beauty. I didn’t realize how necessary it...
2019
10
January

BEST IN BEAUTY

This past year was all about that glow. It’s no wonder that our top ten best selling products of the year include all highlighters! With a range that includes a highlighting shade for everyone and the versatility to combine and mix shades, OFRA highlighters have become a cult favorite over the years. Last year Rodeo Drive was our top seller and it has now dropped to fourth place with Everglow as our number one highlight!...
2019
04
January

OFRAXFrancesca Tolot

  Who is Francesca Tolot? She’s only one of the most sought out professional makeup artists in Hollywood! You may even call her a Master Makeup Artist. Francesca’s work has been seen all over TV and in print for decades. She is known for creating electrifying looks for performers such as Beyonce, Cher, Madonna and models such as Cindy Crawford, Kate Moss and Tyra Banks - and this is just scratching the surface of her...
2018
28
December

Staff Picks for 2018 - Ofracosmetics

As we say goodbye to the last year, our staff reminisce on our favorite posts and pics of 2018! A lot has changed in one year, from completely revamping our brand in our massive “Glow Up” to reaching over 1 Million followers on Instagram. We are so proud of the changes and experiences 2018 has given us, and we want to share our favorite posts with you. Mariel’s favorite picture from June is the rebrand...