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2019
24
July

ITS ISLAND TIME IN THE OFRA OFFICE

As much as we want to actually be on an island, we also LOVE being in the office and creating content for you Beauties! The best part about it is that we have so much fun while we do it. Today, the OFRA team was feeling the island vibes a little extra thanks to our new Island Time collection, so we decided to get creative and do a whole look with our new products. What’s...
2019
22
July

DAZZLING DIAMONDS CHALLENGE

This week we decided to have some fun here at OFRA, and what better way to do so than with a makeup challenge!? I asked four of my lovely and talented coworkers to join the challenge by using the Dazzling Diamonds Pro Palette to create an eyeshadow look using only one row out of the four in the palette to complete it.  Shop the Pro Palette: Dazzling Diamonds Our Dazzling Diamonds Pro Palette was the...
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
16
July

NEW PRODUCT ALERT: DAY DREAMS PACK

We’ve been dreaming about vacationing and laying out by the beach, and we know we must not be the only ones. If only summer was like it used to be when we were kids...long, lazy days by the water without a care in the world! But let’s face it, most of us spend summer days at work, so if you’re feeling less than glow-y right now let us slide into your dreams with this perfect limited...
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
09
July

Meet @MarchBeautyWord

 Hey Beauties, meet Samantha March, @MARCHBEAUTYWORD! We were so lucky to collab with Samatha as our first Project Influencer. Samantha has been in love with make up ever since she was young, which led her to start her own blog, Chick Lit Plus, and quickly her own YouTube channel. Samantha is filled with so much talent and we are so happy to share her fave OFRA products with you. Stay tuned for two limited edition...
2019
03
July

Your Best Summer Skin

 Summer is THAT time of the year when you don’t want to worry about your makeup melting off your face so you need your skin to become its best self. If you are looking to show off your summer skin, Beauty, here are three simple steps to get your skin glowing and melt-free.    1. CLEANSE YOUR SKIN One of the most important steps to achieving healthy, glowing skin is to make sure you...
2019
02
July

NEW PRODUCT ALERT: SELF-MADE BAG

Here at OFRA, we are so proud to be a #Self-Made family-owned company with the ability to create, develop, test, manufacture, and distribute right from our home, in sunny South Florida.  With our one-year rebranding anniversary having just passed, and 4th of July around the corner, we wanted to keep the celebration going and had to bring you Beauties more goodies for you to get your glow up just right!  I introduce to you the...
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
24
June

Instagram Picks

WHAT WE DID After relaunching our 17-shade lip gloss collection we decided we wanted to do something super special that we had never attempted before. Because we love our followers and their feedback, we had our Instagram tribe vote on creating a brand new lip gloss shade and name! Beauties, this was such a blast that we are looking forward to doing this again. It was so fun to get our creative juices flowing together. For those of...
2019
22
June

Top 5 Face Highlight Tools

There can never be too many ways to highlight your face. I mean the more the merrier right?! Get your sunglasses ready to protect you from that glow and let's dive into 5 unique ways in which you can apply your face and body highlight using our tools. Beauty, your glow is about to be out of this world!   1. Ever thought to use our Perfecting Puff to seamlessly blend our your highlight on your...
2019
20
June

OFRA PR GIVEAWAY

Last month we decided we wanted to gift 10 makeup bloggers/vloggers with official OFRA PR packages for the rest of the year. However, after an overwhelming amount of gorgeous and talented people we looked at - because truly you are ALL slaying - we narrowed it down to 10 Instagram winners and 10 twitter winners, for a total of 20. Each winner received a welcome PR package with a ton of goodies we felt was...
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...