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2019
18
July

MY RETROGRADEY SKINCARE ROUTINE

Our skin is exposed on the daily to the environment making it susceptible to breakouts, sun damage, early signs of aging, and skin diseases, thus, proper skincare is necessary. Fortunately, OFRA carries the best skincare line I’ve ever experienced! If you’ve been looking to start or upgrade your skincare routine, the time is RN. Shop our Retrograde Skincare Sale Everything is on sale from $10 to $15 for a limited time only. Don’t miss out...
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
24
May

2 Simple Steps for Prepping Dry Skin

Dry skin can be totally annoying, especially when it comes to creating a makeup look. To achieve a date night look, party look, or even a night on the couch look, here are 2 steps you can follow to reach that goal. Where do I start? Our “Foaming Kiwi Cleanser” gives that spa like experience when it comes to prepping any makeup look. With one pump, this wash will provide your face with a fluffy,...
2019
21
May

Makeup Tips and Tricks for this Upcoming Summer

Hey, Beauties! Now that summer is just around the corner and the days are getting hotter and increasingly humid (yuck!), I have compiled a list of some makeup tips and tricks that get me through the summer and keep me looking my best. These products help me keep my skin looking bright, healthy and fresh and they will hopefully do the same for you! This easy Saturday-morning look was achieved following these steps: Always start...
2018
30
July

The OFRA Cosmetics Glow Up

June 27th, 2018 Marked as the day OFRA Cosmetics re-branded and glow'd up!   “We outgrew our image and needed to change the vision of our business. It didn’t feel like our current branding suited what we wanted OFRA to represent anymore. As a team, we felt that we needed to appeal to our emerging target audience. This exciting change in our business will put us ahead of the game ensuring that our brand is...
2018
21
June

OFRA Team Summer Faves

Summer is officially here and what better way to kick it off than with the OFRA Teams Summer Favorite picks? Skincare should be your top priority but when it comes to makeup that lasts or is perfect for the season, these are the ones we recommend:   Carine: “Our Black HD Mascara does not flake or smudge even during the hot summer Florida heat and keeps your lashes lifted all day :) And the plus side...
2018
30
May

Recreating Face Charts with the OFRA Team

Just one of the many other national holidays we’re loving- it’s National Creativity Day, and what better way to express ourselves creatively than with makeup! The OFRA Team took on a challenge of recreating face charts by the IG famous @milk1422 , known for creating beautiful and intricate face charts with makeup from the softest glam to the most colorful and bold looks. Check him out for yourself, maybe you’ll find some inspo like we...
2018
13
April

Gabby & Melanie Switch Makeup Routines!

  Today on Facebook Live, team members Gabby and Melanie are up for a new challenge. With completely different makeup styles, these two decided to switch their everyday makeup looks following each other's tips and tricks along the way to try out new techniques and products neither have used before.   Here are Gabby and Melanie rocking their everyday look:     Gabby typically goes for a more natural look with bold feathery brows, glowing...
2018
10
April

Spring Trends: Part Two

Bringing it back to fashion week for all the newest in spring/summer trends, we're here with Part Two. Like we mentioned in Part One a lot of these designs showcase more than one trend so feel free to mix and match and get creative with your outfits and makeup! If you thought Part One had your favorite trend thus far, check these out below and then make your final decision:   Pastels/ Dusty Tones Spotted on the...
2018
06
April

Wedding Season Essentials + Tips!

Spring is in the air, and so is the love. Tis the season for festivals, but even more so- weddings. Now there are a lot of factors that go into wedding planning and with tools like planner apps and Pinterest where you can create boards for just about anything and search millions of ideas, it’s no wonder 68% of millennial women are using it to help them this wedding season. (This beautiful bride is wearing...
2018
03
April

Spring Trends: Part One

Spring is here and we are loving all the trends fresh off the runway from New York, Milan and London Fashion Week. From makeup to hair, and of course, the accessories to support the whole collection of each designer showcased, we are all here for whats trending these warmer seasons. With so much to love we had to turn this into two segments, so here are just a few trends with more to soon come!  The American...
2018
21
March

Meet Carey Hinrichs

On March 21st at 7-8 pm, we will be back on Amy Morrison’s Beauty Report live on the Home Shopping Network, with a very special guest. Meet Carey Hinrichs, our very own OFRA Cosmetics spokeswoman! Who is Carey Hinrichs? Carey is a makeup artist and cosmetologist from St. Petersburg, Florida, with 13 years in the industry under her belt. She is certified by over 7 makeup and skincare brands and has worked as a regional...
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
26
January

New Launch Alert: Me, Myself, & I Collection

The secret is out! We’ve been hinting throughout the last few weeks the launch of our Valentine's day collection officially named the “Me, Myself, & I” Collection. Valentine's day is all about the love, and who better to love you, than you?! Indulge in some new treats and some of our most loved items.     Within this collection will include one Long Lasting Liquid Lipset with already existing shades Santa Ana and Mina and...
2018
18
January

Taking on the New Year

  Every year we get sucked into the craze of the holidays and then decide we can make up for everything once the new year arrives. “A fresh start,” we tell ourselves, “this is my time!” and it very well can be if you push yourself to accomplish whatever goals and resolutions you set up for yourself. Some people go full throttle, wake up 5am, hit the gym for a work out, make their morning...