Karisu Maki is Komi Shouko's hair dresser. Karisu has short hair with bangs that fall over her left eye. She wears glasses and is most often seen in a striped button-up shirt with black pants. Karisu is seen to be very professional with her clients. When Komi comes into her shop Karisu is able to understand exactly what she wants even without Komi speaking to her. Her name Karisu Maki (かりす まさ) comes from the Japanese word for charisma: カリスマ (karisuma).