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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
12
June

Bloggers Prefer: Hand-Picked Items Loved by Makeup & Beauty Influencers

    A little section that flies under the radar on our site is the ‘Bloggers Prefer’ section, located right next to the Blog tab. Under this section, you’ll find items your favorite bloggers are loving and trying by OFRA. Hear the influencers on your watchlist talk about what’s new, see them create beautiful looks using our products and give their honest opinions and reviews. Each week this section is changed out to the most...
2018
08
June

Streamlined Skincare: A Prep Routine for Acne-Prone Skin

    During the summer months, skin care becomes the most important aspect of everyone’s beauty routine as makeup gets dewier and more highlighted.  Glowy makeup is a great seasonal trend, but it’s difficult for people with acne-prone skin to wear the trend because it accentuates skin texture, breakouts, and oftentimes increases oiliness.  On the other hand, acne skin care can be extremely harsh and damaging to sensitive skin. In order to gently heal acne,...
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
01
June

Deal of the day!

  We’re bringing you a super  limited time only deal today in honor of one of our favorite collabs and coolest national holidays. Think donuts- glazed ones preferably. If there's a Krispy Creme near you stop and grab a free glazed donut or find out about all the other doughnut joints offering deals today! Celebrating the classic go-to, we’re having 50% off our very own Glazed Donut Highlighter in collaboration with the talented @Nikkieturtorials! This...
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
25
May

National Wine Day

  It's #NationalWineDay! As if we needed an excuse to break out a bottle of our favorite red, but hey we’re all here for it! Red, white, rosé, fruity, whatever you prefer, today’s the day to take a moment and enjoy the finer things in life by sipping on your favorite vino. Pour a glass after a long day of work, while catching up on your fav TV series (who’s loving Thirteen Reasons Why?!), while...
2018
24
May

2018 Billboard Music Awards: Best looks of the night

Yet another award show in the books, this year's Billboard music awards showcased the best in music as well as in the fashion and style category. Based in Las Vegas this year we expected nothing short of magical and flamboyant with unexpected twists from music to beauty with outstanding performances and outfit changes by icon Janet Jackson, Salt & Pepper, Jennifer Lopez, Ariana Grande, Camila Cabello and so much more! While these celebrities made it...
2018
18
May

OFRA Team Gets Bo$$y

They say the eyes are the window to the soul. They’re the most enhanced feature we work with and the perfect canvas to experiment with. You can go graphic, you can go colorful or full sparkling glam, or maybe a more dewy look is your style. Whatever look you’re going for Bo$$y Eyes can assist with the glow. Coming in three different shades, these beautiful metallics can compliment any eye look. See how the OFRA...
2018
16
May

New at OFRA: Bo$$y Eyes

    Bo$$y Eyes is finally here! Cue Kelis “Bossy” to get you feelin' like the HBIC that you are. Here at OFRA, we have created a product that brings the glow, ease and lets you be the CEO of your own glam. Whether quickly moisturizing and grabbing a chapstick to go in the morning, managing a five-minute routine, or going full glam, adding a new product at this point has to be worth it,...
2018
11
May

I Did My Mom’s Makeup Using All OFRA

Hi, beauties! I’m Nicolle and I started working my dream job for OFRA Cosmetics in January this year! And I owe it all to this woman, my mama, Josie. Here we are on New Years featuring the bold brows she’s rocked since forever. Mama Josie (left) all trendy and cute in her choker and me (right) doing the most in faux fur and glitter eyeshadow.   This requires a little backstory. So, let’s take a...
2018
08
May

The 2018 Met Gala's Most Heavenly Looks

  Met Gala 2018: “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” The historical Metropolitan Museum of Art, better known as The Met, houses over 5,000 years of art from every corner of the world. Religion has been a lifelong influence from the beginning of art history and this year’s gala theme brings that dialogue to life between fashion and the masterworks of religious art. The Met Gala is the most prestigious fashion event of the...
2018
04
May

The Year of Cardi B

It’s the year of Cardi B (or maybe year two but who’s counting?) and even if you don’t know who she is or what she does we can guarantee you’ve heard the name. She’s been on the come up for years and has been breaking records and topping charts more recently with her new album that just released. Cardi has received even more well deserved respect in the industry these days, even being featured on...
2018
01
May

Five Minutes to Flawless: Makeup for Moms On the Go

Moms know all about multitasking- it’s a big part of their everyday lives! Whether they’re working or stay-at-home moms, they always have their hands full with a million different responsibilities.  Makeup, of course, is not a priority of the long list of things to do, but putting on makeup in the morning is a nice way to take time out of the day that is solely for the purpose of pampering! Here’s a step-by-step routine...
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...