On Wednesday, April 24th the winner of brand new BBC series Glow Up was crowned.

Twenty-four-year-old Ellis stole the show, as he contoured, brushed and lip-balmed his way to glory.

While a second series Glow Up is yet to be 100% confirmed, the chances of a follow-up season remain high. Beat the rush and apply to take part in the show next year!

Glow Up BBC
Glow Up BBC

What is Glow Up about?

Glow up is a make-up based competition series.

The series sees ten contestants battle it out to avoid elimination, and win a contract to assist some of the world’s most highly respected make-up artists.

The participants are given different briefs each week and have to use their make-up skillset to stand out and impress the onlooking judges

Who won Glow Up 2018?

The winner of the first-ever series was Ellis.

He previously finished in the top five at the NYX Face Awards in both 2017 and 2018 and now faces and big career in the make-up industry.

You can follow him on Instagram @ellis_atlantis.

Ellis, Glow Up
Ellis, Glow Up

How to apply for Glow Up

Season 1 of Glow Up had applicants applying via the Wall to Wall Casting company.

The website simply stated that those interested – and over 18 years old – should apply by stating their interest via email to [email protected]

Can you apply for Glow Up?

Not yet…

As there is no confirmation to a Glow Up season 2, there are no open application forms for the series – meaning you need to hold fire on that email for now!

According to the BBC casting page, Glow Up are not currently looking for new contestants.

You can take a look at which BBC shows require new applicants on the BBC Take Part website. You can also follow the BBC Casting Twitter account for any new information.

Pictured: Dominic Skinner and Val Garland
Pictured: Dominic Skinner and Val Garland


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