Ailsa is a Portland-based hair and makeup artist.  

Before settling in Portland five years ago, she lived and worked in Los Angeles and New York. 

Her celebrity clients have included Serena Williams, Roger Federer, James Harden, Abby Wambach, Mo Farah, Jimmy Graham, Phil Knight, Galen Rupp, Jack Sock, Modest Mouse, Martin Short, Mark Parker, Kyle MacLachlan, Claressa Shields, Brian Grant, Michelle Wie, Lesley Ann Warren, Stacy London.

Ailsa's work has been published in Harper's Bazaar Brasil, Time Magazine, WSJ Magazine, Monrowe Magazine, Runner's World Magazine, Hello! Magazine, Cake Magazine, Vulkan Magazine, Ladygunn and more.


Calvin Klein, Nike, adidas, Reebok, Miller High Life, Levi’s, Powerade, Eddie Bauer, General Motors, Sol Republic, Columbia Sportswear, Brooks Running, Keen, Intel, AT&T, Pacific Foods, Gaiam Yoga, Yogi Tea, Emu Australia, Bogs Footwear, NAU and Snow Peak.