Ellie Goldstein, 18 years old British, is the first Gucci model with Down syndrome. His campaign for L'Obscur mascara has achieved incredible success
Her name is Ellie Goldstein, she is an 18-year-old British woman from Ilford, Essex and her campaign for the new mascara L 'Obscur has depopulated on social networks, enjoying an incredible success of likes. Because Ellie, smiling and beautiful, is the first model with Down syndrome to lend her face to the famous maison.
His post, published on the brand's Instagram account, got more likes (59 thousand, so far) than Harry Style, another brand testimonial.
Ellie's modeling career began three years ago when she signed up for Zebedee Management, an agency that only represents people with disabilities.
Laura Johnson of Zebedee said: “Ellie is a wonderful person, inside and out. Light up the room when you enter and it is absolutely professional. We really hope that other brands will take an example, and that hiring models with disabilities will also become the norm. "
Ellie, who studies performing arts at a college in Redbridge, Essex, has already participated in numerous campaigns, including the Christmas advertising for Superdrug 2018, Nike and Vodafone.
Ellie follows in the footsteps of Marian Avila, who had paraded at the New York Fashion Week in September 2018, bewitching everyone, and of Kate Grant, chosen in January 2019 as the testimonial of the "Benefit Cosmetics" brand, and who is fighting to ensure that the world of fashion you become increasingly inclusive.