Get to Know a True Floridian Line: Ofra Cosmetics
Ofra Gaito, a CIDESCO Therapist and makeup artist, began her career in the beauty industry in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1979. The success of her first salon & spa led her to open a second salon, both of which thrived throughout the 80’s. In the early 90’s, Ofra expanded her business with produts distribution for European cosmetic companies in South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. After relocating to the United States, Ofra created her own line of skin care and makeup products, launching OFRA Cosmetic laboratories and manufacturing plant in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Today, the company is a leader in manufacturing products with ingredients composed of plant, marine and vegetable extracts; specializing in Retinol; Argerline (Peptides from Amino Acids); Vegetable Growth Hormone; Vitamin C; Glycolic and Lactic Acids; Sodium Hyaluronate, some organic compounds and other anti aging skin repairing ingredients.
At the OFRA Cosmetics Laboratories resides four chemists continuously working to develop product formulas and ingredients using elements exclusively from the U.S. and France. Ofra is proud to say that they are one of the few factories in the U.S. to develop and create everything in house.
David Gaito vice president of OFRA has even been said to be “The Steve Jobs of this industry.”(you can read article here)
Make sure to stop by The Ofra booth This Sunday and Monday to check out their full collection and to meet the power couple themselves, Ofra and David Gaito!!! nov 4 & 5