Mr. Fahrenheit 2016 was named last Saturday night at F Philippines. He is Lei Ponce, a 31 year-old from Nasugbu, Batangas who is a topnotch make-up artist by profession (jumping all the way from the corporate world). He stands 5’11” and is now seeded as Official Candidate for Mr. Gay World Philippines 2017.
Here is the 411 on Lei:
Lei Ponce is the eldest child of Manuel and Milet Ponce.
He used to worked as a Financial Market Data Analyst for one of the top financial intelligence providers in the world prior to engaging into Make Up Artistry.
He obtained his international certification in make up artistry from Lasalle College International and Puspita Martha Tilaar in Indonesia. He won numerous awards in the field such as 1st runner up avant garde in Cosmetology 2011, Indonesia Beauty Gading Awards Best Country in 2012, ETC’s reality show Mega Fashion Crew season 2 Best Make-Up Artist and was recently nominated for last year’s Metro Manila Film Festival as Best Festival Make-Up Artist.
Lei has also worked with top magazines in the Philippines as well as known personalities in the field of Fashion, Showbiz, Business and Lifestyle.
With his active lifestyle, Lei was part of PDBF Triton Dragonboat team as Bow Paddler. He also loves cooking, dancing and painting.
He is currently one of the brand ambassadors of MAKE UP FOR EVER.
Congratulations Lei! And good luck with Mr. Gay World Philippines 2017! 🙂