Ailsa is a Portland, Oregon-based hair and makeup artist. She travels.

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

Celebrity clients have included Serena Williams, Roger Federer, Chloe Kim, Martin Short, Kyle MacLachlan, Mo Farah, James Harden, Abby Wambach, Damian Lillard, Jimmy Graham, Phil Knight, Michael Bennett, Jack Sock, Modest Mouse, Claressa Shields, Michelle Wie, Lesley Ann Warren and Stacy London.

Ailsa's work has appeared in Harper's Bazaar Brasil, Time Magazine, The New York Times, WSJ Magazine, Marie Claire, Elle Magazine, People Magazine, Monrowe Magazine, Runner's World Magazine, Hello! Magazine, Cake Magazine, Ladygunn and more.


Samsung, Google, Vevo, Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Under Armour, Puma, Miller High Life, Levi’s, Powerade, Eddie Bauer, NatGeo, Skullcandy, 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.