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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
25
April

What's Better Than Big? MINI.

  What’s better than big? MINI. We are loving our brand new mini highlighters that are perfect to toss in your purse or makeup bag and can be taken with you on the go. But did you know they also come as godets? I’m sure you’re thinking, “what is a “godet”? A godet is a refillable pan of makeup without the compact. Godets are perfect for our professional palettes that all have a magnetic system...
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
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
27
December

From Day to Night: New Years Eve Ready Makeup

New Years is quickly approaching and we’ve taken a dive into the OFRA makeup arsenal to come up with a quick way to transform your day to day makeup look into a New Years Eve ready look. Whether heading out straight from the office or simply working with what you got, you can easily transform your everyday makeup look into a glam, holiday party night look with a few OFRA products you may already have....
2017
06
December

Holiday Makeup Looks

The holidays are nearing quickly and we all want to look flawless from the parties to the family dinners, to the last minute gift shopping trips. So, we have picked a few easy holiday looks that you can achieve using OFRA products that will get you through this season and some beauty influencers who have nailed it.   A classic you can never go wrong with. You’ll be sure to turn heads at any holiday...
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
17
November

Do’s and Don’ts of Daily Skin Care Routines

  Now that we’ve transitioned from summer and soon into winter, it’s time to change up our skincare routine a bit. It’s about that time to rotate your moisturizer, toner and even cleanser as the seasons do too and while some may be oily year round others get drier skin as the temperature drops even breakouts and skin rashes! Like any other day, our personal hygiene routines are quite repetitive and usually don’t change much...
2017
30
August

The Unending Benefits of Vitamin C

  Never enough Vitamin Sea. We mean- Vitamin C. We’re clearly still running on Island Time!   With Summer coming to a close and today being National Beach Day, we wanted to bring you guys some of our favorite Vitamin C products to help beat the last of the summer heat. There are so many benefits of Vitamin C that are especially perfect for summer but well needed all year round! Let's dive into some...
2017
18
August

Q&A with Ofra

  Over the past couple of days we’ve been receiving questions from those who follow us on social media, of what they would want to ask Ofra- the President of OFRA Cosmetics- to get to know her better whether work related, or not. We took it to Facebook live to give some of the viewers a chance to ask questions as well. If you missed out on the live stream, we’ve recapped it all for...
2017
11
August

7 Important Skin Ingredients to Start Using Now!

Do you really know which ingredients are in your products? OFRA specializes not only in makeup but in skin care as well. We use only the most natural ingredients and are vegan and cruelty-free. Among many of the skin loving ingredients found in our products, we’ve selected a handful that is essential to achieving beautiful, radiant, and healthy skin!          We have a whole line of products dedicated to peptides. The OFRA Silk Peptide complex...
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
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...