Ahmed El- Ali was born in Manchester, raised in the west of Africa and now residing in London is an International Make-Up Artist. When he was a child, he wanted to become an actor, but he soon realized that Make-up was his ultimate dream and passion. So, Ahmed studied Hair and Make-Up at the London College of Fashion. Fresh face looks, more daring and red-carpet glamour are some of his outstanding reputation. His inspiration comes from strong, successful and independent women who fight to support humanity. Ahmed not only transforms the face into something magical but he always chooses the right products to work with, by taking his work to a different level to bring out your inner beauty. Ahmed has an energy which is infectious. He has worked closely with celebrities such as Cara Delevingne, Princess Ekaterina of Hanover and Dr. Barbara Sturm.
"I get inspired from working with strong, successful and independent women."
Tell us a bit about you and your background.
Originally, I am Lebanese, born in Manchester and raised in the west of Africa - Sierra Leone. London is my home now and I have been living here for 15 years and worked in the beauty & fashion industry for over 10 years. I studied at the London College on fashion, I did the ABC diploma for Hair Styling an Make-Up. However, hair styling wasn’t something I wanted to carry on with because my passion was Make-Up. So here I am!