Ab McDonald

Ab began her career as a seamstress but soon moved on to cosmetology where she excelled at the Paul Mitchell The School Michigan. With this vast knowledge she has been able to make a name for her self in the past 9 years through out the Mid-West and West coast. 


Starting her career as an on set stylist to fashion photographer Christian O'Grady since 2004, Ab built her skills as a hair and makeup artist. She was recognized first in Las Vegas at Naha as a winner of Beacon. There she was offered many positions in California. Though none were taken, she fell into an opportunity working as an assistant to Celebrity Stylist, Kiara Bailey where she built and developed her unique coloring,styling and extension skills.


Branching out on her own, she started at Black Banditz Tattoo and Hair Salon. Working on various types of clientele from upscale Hollywood actors and actresses to Musicians and Models, Ab is also an Advisor for Neuma Beauty, using only chemical free shampoo and styling products. Ab then tested and helped as Senior Educator for OLAPLEX before and after the launch of the innovative product in their first year of production. As a traveling stylist, she can be found at Craft Salon in Detroit, Michigan, Christopher Corum Salon in West Hollywood, California and The Pretty Pretty Collective in San Francisco, California. Ab's home base is Entrust Hair salon in Portland Oregon, 



Winner of Beacon 2010 


Seeking new representation