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2016
05
December

Unexpected Holiday Trends

  Unexpected Holiday Trends   Trends for the current winter season have been surprising to say the least. While the classic red lip and black winged liner will always be a holiday makeup staple, there are a few rebellious trends on the rise for winter. Neon colors, glossy lips and glowing skin– although commonly associated with summer trends – have made a huge mark on the winter beauty scene. It is refreshing to see so...
2016
30
November

Fall Favorites

  Fall Favorites Inspired by Pantones Fashion Color Report for Fall 2016     (Colors From L to R: Riverside, Airy Blue, Sharkskin, Aurora Red, Warm Taupe, Dusty Cedar, Lush Meadow, Spicy Mustard, Potters Clay and Bodacious”)   The Fall 2016 Pantone color palette is described as “A Unity of Strength, Confidence and Complexity” inspired by the desire to emit the qualities of tranquility, strength and optimism inspired by the Blue family.  You’ll also see...
2016
14
November

Glow With The Flow

  Glow with the Flow Get your glow on all season long with OFRA’s richly pigmented highlighters! Pick your favorite winter glow from our selection below:     (Photo by: @nicolesyjuco)   DupeThat x OFRA Collab Highlighters – ‘You Dew You’ (a peachy golden tone) and ‘You Glow Girl’ (a gorgeous cool pink) are highly-pigmented highlighters that contain just enough shimmer for a blushed glow.         Cheeky - Cheekbone Enhancer – An...
2016
09
November

Stocking Stuffers & Then Some!

  Stocking Stuffers & Then Some! OFRA’s Mini Holiday Gift Picks   As the holidays approach, many of us may have already started pinning gift ideas on Pinterest and searching for the perfect products for our loved ones - I know I have! Stocking stuffers are some of the cutest items to gift no matter which holiday you celebrate. OFRA Cosmetics offers a variety of options for you this season that are super compact and...
2016
28
October

Easy DIY Halloween Makeup

  Easy DIY Halloween Makeup Simple Go-To Looks using OFRA!   We’ve been seeing some fa-BOO-lous Halloween looks using OFRA Cosmetics all over Instagram this month!  Need a last minute makeup idea or have multiple Halloween events to attend? The OFRA Social Media Team has you covered. If you follow OFRA on Instagram (@ofracosmetics), you would have seen some of our favorite Halloween-inspired looks posted to our feed. The team was live on Periscope last...
2016
21
October

Winter Glitter

  Out with the OLD, in with the BOLD! Winter’s hottest new trend will stop traffic      (Hair Inspo via Pintrest)    Glitter tears, shimmering locks and metallic lips and lids are in right now. Get your fix with OFRA’s collection of Long Lasting Metallic Liquid Lipsticks and a few other special products to give you that dose of glamour you’re seeking!   With over 10 metallic liquid lipsticks including our newest limited edition...
2016
30
September

Gen Beauty NYC

Gen Beauty NYC The OFRA Team Goes to the Big Apple   The OFRA Team recently had the opportunity to attend Generation Beauty NYC by Ipsy and it was a trip for the books. Our crew had a blast traveling to New York City to meet all of the beautiful OFRA brand fans. Attending a makeup show like Generation Beauty is a great opportunity to connect with your favorite cosmetics brands, your favorite YouTube beauty...
2016
08
September

National Beach Day

National Beach Day   This past week we celebrated National Beach Day, a holiday created to celebrate our favorite beaches while also encouraging people to keep the seashore clean.  Thousands of birds and other sea animals are injured and killed every day from plastic bags, fish lines, and other harmful debris that are left discarded along the beaches. Did you know that all OFRA packaging is recyclable and all products are environmentally friendly? How about...
2016
25
August

Skin Saving Summer Products

  Skin Saving Summer Products Soothing a Sunburn with OFRA   It’s that time of year again. Summer is coming to a close and we’re all rushing to soak up that last ounce of sun. Ok, so maybe not in Florida where we’re fortunate to have sunny days year-round but you get the idea. Sometimes we go overboard and lose track of the sun exposure we’re getting in the midst of that super fun boat...
2016
19
August

Monochromatic Makeup: Blushing Beauty

Monochromatic Makeup Blushing Beauty “Inspo” featuring OFRA’s Multitaskers   Monochromatic beauty looks have been spotted everywhere. This easy new trend can be achieved by applying your favorite multitasking hue to the lips, cheeks and eyes. Whether you favor pinks, bronzes or hues of blue OFRA Cosmetics offers an array of options for you. A rosy wash of color is extremely complimentary and presents a more youthful appearance. If pinks are your jam, we recommend using...
2016
10
August

The Rodeo Drive Highlighter Will Give You the Perfect Glow Up

New Release: Rodeo Drive Highlighter Stay in the “Glow”     Soak up the summer sun day or night with OFRA's latest creation: the Rodeo Drive Highlighter! This radiant new product captures the luxury and glamour of the famous street in sunny California. Ofra herself worked at a top salon on Rodeo Drive at the start of her career after moving to the United States from South Africa.   A versatile and universally flattering sun-kissed shade, it...
2016
05
August

Brow Dos and Don’ts

Brow Dos and Don’ts   Some of us may have had bad waxing experiences, accidentally having them over plucked or shaped too thin; Maintaining your eyebrows yourself is something we should all practice so we can always keep those bad boys in shape! But harsh lines and sparsely filled-in brows are not the way to go!  Eyebrows are essential to your everyday look. Especially here in Florida where it always feels like summer, the heat will have...
2016
29
July

How To: Fake a Summer Glow

How To: Fake a Summer Glow Without self-tanning products   Bronzed and highlighted makeup looks are in full effect now that it’s mid-summer. `Tis the season for vacationing to tropical climates and general fun in the sun, however, not all of us have the time to achieve an authentic vacation glow. Thankfully, OFRA has some quick and easy tips to fake a bronzed look for any skin tone just in case you haven’t indulged in...
2016
26
July

Skin Care Solutions

Skin Care Solutions On our previous blogpost “How to Target Your Skin Type”, we introduced the best skin care remedies for various skin types including dry, oily, combination, normal and sensitive skin. Still, there are a variety of additional concerns that many of us face regardless of skin type. Dark spots/hyperpigmentation, aging skin, redness and rosacea are all common issues. In our “How to Camouflage Your Skin” blog post we talk about how to conceal...
2016
21
July

Pampering Products

Pampering Products Because after a long hard week… you deserve it   Once in a while, it feels great to skip Friday happy hour and go straight home for a much needed evening of rest and relaxation or (as I like to call it) “Me Time”. This is a great opportunity to put the work week behind you and be extra kind to yourself by indulging in some pampering. You may enjoy reading a book...