About THE PLASTIC BOY
More than 250k people follow Gary Thompson’s Instagram how-to tutorials on beauty and skincare. His knowledge of products combined with his quirky, no-nonsense approach has won him a loyal following and the community keeps on growing. He started out doing mini Instagram videos three years ago and his flair for makeovers made him an instant hit. His YouTube channel is also thriving and he gets a huge audience response to his weekly reviews of new releases from the beauty industry.
Gary Thompson aka " ThePlasticBoy" was the first male in the UK to front a major beauty campaign and his story had been featured in multiple media publications, including the daily mail and the metro. He has been an active ambassador for the princes' trust and has spoken on many platforms about diversity in the beauty industry and how it needs to change.
A huge career highlight for Gary involves signing with L’Oréal being casted as in the true match campaign in 2016 and starring in the Princes’ trust campaign to champion confidence in young people and careers; and in 2017. Gary has worked on projects with a large number of established beauty brands including Anastasia Beverly hills, boots, Febreze, Avon, Estee lauder, mac cosmetics, Primark, Garnier, Michael Todd beauty, Ole Henriksen.