Keyshia Ka’oir

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Kingston, Jamaica
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Kingston, Jamaica

Keyshia Ka’Oir, formerly known as Keyshia Dior, is a model, actress, and businesswoman of Jamaican and American descent. She is well-known for her cosmetics firm KA’OIR, of which she is the current CEO and owner. Since 2011, ‘KA’OIR Cosmetics Brand’ has been among the most successful brands. After changing her name from Keyshia Dior to Keyshia Ka’Oir and establishing an exclusive line of vividly colored lipsticks, she capitalized on her reputation and devoted fan base to establish a cosmetic empire. Its purpose was to unite women of different skin tones, and it quickly attracted the attention of celebrities such as Trina, Nicole Snooki Polizzi, and Teyana Taylor. In addition to her enormously successful commercial career, she designed the pink lipstick dubbed ‘Survivor.’ It is her way of giving back to the community, as the majority of the revenues go to Susan G. Komen Breast Care Foundation and to boost breast cancer awareness.

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Keyshia oir’s Career

After relocating from Kingston, Jamaica to Miami, Florida, Keyshia Ka’Oir began styling celebrities. She transitioned to modeling after being cast as Lisa, the jealous ex-wife, in Timbaland & Drake’s ‘Say Something’ mini-movie cum music video.

After this, she was thrust into the spotlight and went on to appear in music videos, on magazine covers, and even win the 2010 XXL Magazine Model of the Year award.

In 2011, she renamed herself as Keyshia Ka’Oir by embracing her business spirit and launching her own cosmetics firm, Ka’oir Cosmetics. The brand’s unique makeup hues helped her stand out, and she earned her first million within a year.

After that, there was no stopping her as celebrities began flocking to ‘Ka’oir Cosmetics’. The lipsticks ‘KA’OIR Force’ and ‘S.T.O.P, Pool Party’ were instant blockbusters, and she soon introduced ‘Ka’oir glitzsticks,’ nail lacquers, and other makeup accessories.

Keyshia took her company to the next level as CEO by obtaining endorsement deals with the musician/rapper Trina, the Jersey Shore star Snooki, and Teyana Taylor. She has served as a role model for young women, particularly Black women, by helping them develop self-confidence and integrity in a tough and constantly evolving workplace. She has also been an ardent advocate for breast cancer awareness campaigns.

Disputes and Scandals

Tanya Dazzle claimed that she was Keyshia’s sister and that she was not invited to the wedding following her marriage to rapper/musician Gucci Mane. Additionally, there are reports that she had three children prior to leaving Jamaica. Keyshia Ka’Oir dismissed all rumors emphatically.

Keyshia’s Personal Life

Keyshia Ka’Oir was born in Kingston, Jamaica on January 10, 1985. At age 17, her family moved to Florida, United States. She had three brothers, but one was murdered. Gucci Mane met her after spotting her on magazine covers.

She appeared in one of his music videos and then began dating the rapper. However, they encountered an obstacle when Gucci Mane was detained on allegations of unlawful gun ownership.

Following his release on May 26, 2016, they resumed their relationship, and on November 22, 2016, during an Atlanta Hawks game, Gucci Mane proposed to her. A-list celebs such as Sean “Diddy” Combs, Lil Yachty, 2 Chainz, Big Sean, and Jhene Aiko, among others, were in attendance for the couple’s October 17, 2017 wedding.

Estimated Net Worth

Keyshia Ka’oir is a model, actress, and entrepreneur who was born in Jamaica and has a net worth of $20 million. Although Keyshia is arguably best known for being the wife of the well-known rapper Gucci Mane, she is also a successful entrepreneur and the chief executive officer of three firms.

In 2010, she began her career as a model and won the XXL Model of the Year award. Ka’oir instantly seized on this early success by launching her first business, a successful makeup firm called Ka’oir Cosmetics.