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Khera Alexander

Khera Alexander is a Toronto-based makeup artist and beauty writer. She first fell in love with beauty as a young dancer, learning how to do her makeup herself for competitions. As an avid book and magazine reader, she also became interested in learning how to tell a compelling story. Intentionally integrating her passion for beauty, artistry, and writing, Khera has worked for clients like VICE Canada, Shopify, and Refinery29, and she is a contributor at Byrdie and TZR.

When she’s not working or researching new products to add to her kit, you can find Khera plant shopping, discovering new restaurants, and watching old episodes of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. For more makeup and beauty vibes, connect with her at or on Instagram @khera_beauty.


I Tried 7 Popular SPF Sprays So You Don't Have To — Here's My Honest Thoughts

There’s one for every need.

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Bread Beauty Supply’s Hair Gel Is My New Staple For Wash And Gos

Lightweight and flake-free with serious hold.

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This New Serum Refreshed & Brightened My Skin

Dark spots be gone.

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I Finally Found A Serum To Address Texture & Dark Spots For My Sensitive Skin

Brighter, smoother skin ahead.

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This Hydrating Mask Gave My Dry Skin An At-Home Spa Experience

Refreshing, moisturizing, non-irritating, but expensive.


I Tried 10 Of The Most Popular SPFs Out Right Now — Here Are My Favorites

Let's see which ones made the cut.

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I Finally Found An Affordable SPF That Works For My Acne-Prone Skin

Zero white cast, zero breakouts.

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I Tried A New Omega-Rich Night Cream To Boost Radiance In My Sensitive Skin

Here’s what happened.

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This New Whipped Moisturizer Saved My Sensitive, Acne-Prone Skin

A nourishing formula — minus the breakouts.

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I Tried A New Serum Sunscreen & Think I Found My New Go-To

A mineral SPF & a treatment for dark spots? Yes, please.


The Statement Lip Is Getting A Chic Update For Spring

A makeup artist’s picks for the best new makeup trends.