The final of Glow Up commenced on Wednesday night (April 24th) with Ellis crowned the winner of BBC’s debuting series.

The three finalists took on one last tricky challenges, with judges Val Garland and Dominic Skinner crowning Ellis as the make-up champion of 2019.

Here’s everything we know about star Ellis, including a bulky Instagram page and a seriously handy YouTube tutorial channel.

Ellis, Glow Up

Ellis, Glow Up

Who is Glow Up’s Ellis?

Ellis is a 24-year-old retail assistant from Bradford.

He is also the winner of BBC make-up competition series, Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make-Up Star.

Speaking to the Irish Times about his win, Ellis said:

The whole thing has just been an amazing experience. Living with people who share the same dream as me was such an inspiring situation to be in, and to have (judges) Val and Dominic’s approval as I start my career is the best gift anyone could have given me.

Ellis now lives in London and has previously finished in the top five at the NYX Face Awards in both 2017 and 2018.

Ellis also has his very own Youtube channel, on which he shares some fabulous make-up tutorials.

Check out Ellis’ colourful styles under @EllisAtlantis.

Is Ellis on Instagram?

Yes, Ellis is on Instagram and his official username is @ellis_atlantis.

Ellis shares his incredible make-up skills with over 100,000 followers, making him one of the biggest make-up tutorial stars on the Gram’.


The Glow Up contestant also shares his best work from the BBC series, so be sure to check out some of his incredible transformation displays.


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How many @jeffreestarcosmetics eyeshadow palettes can I use for one look, well I used 4 for this look, Alien, BloodSugar, BlueBlood and Thirsty, if you could tag @jeffreestarcosmetics that would be amazing. _ Glitters brows are @jeffreestarcosmetics Blue Velvet topped with @givefacecos Galaxy Glitter. _ This wig is from @haus_of_piatch. _ Face: @kikomilano Radiance Primer @hudabeautyshop Complexion perfection primer @fentybeauty 150 Pro Filter @fentybeauty Pro Filter Concealer @anastasiabeverlyhills Mink Contour Stick @fentybeauty Lavender Loose Powder @fentybeauty Shady Biz and Inda sun bronzers @anastasiabeverlyhills Peachy Love Blush trio @anastasiabeverlyhills Amrezy Highlight @colourpopcosmetics Thimble Highlight @__dollbeauty_ Like a Diamond Highlight @morphebrushes Setting mist _ Eyes: @jeffreestarcosmetics Alien, BlueBlood, Blood Sugar and Thirsty Palette @peachesmakeup Holly Wood Pigment @katvondbeauty GBOGH mascara @colourpopcosmetics numero uno Liquid Liner @primalash_lashes Booty lashes _ Lips: @fentybeauty Unbuttoned and Unveiled Lip Paint _ #colourpopme #norvina #blueblood #bloodsugarpalette #alienpalette #thirstypalette #jeffreestarcosmetics

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I’ve been wearing different coloured lenses so much recently, I’m obsessed. _ Face: @anastasiabeverlyhills Hydrating Oil @makeuprevolution Superfruit Serum @colourpopcosmetics Stix Foundation @morphebrushes White Concealer @jouercosmetics Full coverage concealer @anastasiabeverlyhills Mink Contour Stick @marcjacobsbeauty TanTastic Bronzer @anastasiabeverlyhills Saddle Bronzer @anastasiabeverlyhills Peachy Love Blush trio @anastasiabeverlyhills SnowFlake Loose Highlighter @beautyblender Dewy Setting spray _ Eyes: @plouise_makeup_academy 0.5 Base @jeffreestarcosmetics Alien Palette, Shades BlackHole and Tall grey @makeupforeverofficial Glitters @peachesmakeup Starlight Pigment @gerardcosmetics Black Liquid Liner @marcjacobsbeauty Velvet Noir mascara and Black Highliner @tatti_lashes TL3 @primalash_lashes In style #35 _ Lips: @anastasiabeverlyhills Milkshake and So Hollywood Liquid Lipstick @katvondbeauty Lolita Liquid Lipstick _ #jeffreestarcosmetics #alienpalette #norvina #colourpopme

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How can I catch up watch the Glow Up?

The Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make-Up Star final aired on Wednesday, April 24th.

However, you can catch up with all of the action from the series via the BBC iPlayer.

Competing alongside Ellis in the grand final was contestants Nikki and Leigh.



Who is Glow Up contestant Nikki? Meet the stunning make up artist on Instagram

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