The BBC competition series Glow Up hosts a group of aspiring young make-up artists, each of whom hopes to be named Britain’s next make-up star.

Each episode the contestants are faced with a variety of tricky tasks and challenges, all of which are designed to help the onlooking judges decide who has what it takes.

But who is Glow Up star Brandon? Here’s everything you need to know about the contestant.

Pictured: Dominic Skinner and Val Garland

Pictured: Dominic Skinner and Val Garland

Who is the Glow Up star Brandon?

Brandon is a contestant on the BBC make-up competition series Glow Up.

Brandon is from Blackpool and works as a make-up artist in the local area.

She is currently based at Blackpool’s Thrones Beauty Lounge.


Is Brandon transgender?

Yes, Brandon is openly transgender.

Brandon, who is now known as Brana Alunan across her social media channels, has spoken openly about her transition on her official Youtube channel.

In a Facebook post, she expressed her anxiety at being featured on Glow Up prior to her gender transition.

Does Brandon have an Instagram account?

Yes, she has a huge social media following and currently has over 75 thousand Instagram followers.

Her official Instagram username is @branalunan.

She also has her own Youtube channel where viewers can watch the Glow Up star’s impressive make-up tutorials, and personal stories.

How can I watch Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make-Up Star?

Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make-Up began on BBC1 in March 2019.

The series currently airs every Wednesday at 10.35pm on BBC1.

If you’ve missed any episodes, don’t worry, because you can catch up with Glow Up via the BBC iPlayer.



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