Our dedicated and highly trained staff of 8 stays up to date on all current trends (even our magazines are the current month)! At Going Platinum Hair Design & Esthetics, we strive to continue to be the #1 hair designer in Sidney and we have developed an amazing reputation for our services and customer care. We expanded in 2010 - going from 4 stations to 6 and are proud to finally share this awesome new space with you. We do cuts and stylings for both women and men, and we always look forward to creating something fresh and new for each of our customers.
If you are looking for the perfect stylist - look no further
Here at GP, we have someone for everyone. Each of us has gone through all the same training and education, but we all have our special talents and knacks. Visit our salon to get your hair styled by one of our expert stylists.
Jumping in with both feet, Kaylie took over the operation of Going Platinum in February 2014, and hasn't looked back since! She absolutely loves working with a team of extremely talented, professional, and creative women!
She loves how every client who comes in the Salon is here to have a good time. Whether you're here to relax, enjoy a pedicure, or have a beautiful style for your evening event, everyone is happy!
When not behind the desk at Going Platinum, you can find her out camping, or boating to Sidney Spit with her husband and 2 kids!
Danika began her career in the hair industry back in 2003. She knows and understands the importance to each individuals style and is committed to achieving perfection in every service! With 14 years experience she's committed to listening first, then cutting.
“Along with cutting, styling, coloring, highlighting, and product knowledge I can offer a relaxing scalp massage that will wash your stress down the drain.”
Danika and her Husband are parents to 2 young kids and they both take pride in their work-life balance. They enjoy their days off together, camping, and playing together as a family! She loves meeting new people and helping them feel beautiful.
With 15 years in the hair styling industry, Kim sure knows her way around the chair! Kim loves working one on one with her clients, building long lasting relationships, and making people feel great when they leave! Being a Hair Stylist is a true passion for Kim!
Kim loves working with curly hair, pixies and working with the natural textures of her clients hair! Letting their natural beauty shine!
When Kim isn't behind her chair, you could catch her at the local Yoga studio, or playing with their dog Kacey at the dog park! She loves traveling and camping with her family.
Meet Kelsey! Kelsey is a fun, energetic, firecracker who has been making her clients feel beautiful for over 10 years. As a Certified Color Artist and Senior Stylist at Going Platinum, Kelsey loves the constant changes this industry brings to the chair, and has a passion for learning new styles and techniques. “There is no better feeling in the world than to see the happiness and confidence of people's beauty when they walk out the door!”
Kelsey loves doing everything from Pixie cuts to Balayage! “Short cuts are probably my favorite because you can have a bit more fun with them, but then I love doing a color with long hair!”
Kelsey married the man of her dreams back in May 2016, traveled to Europe for 5 weeks, exploring places like Sweden, Croatia and Portugal! On her days off you can find her hiking, out for a run or having some beach time with her German Shephard, Pearl!
“Invest in your hair, you wear it every day!”
Jess knew she wanted to be a hair stylist from an early age, and back in 2011 she finished hair school and jumped into this industry with both feet! Jess loves a wide variety of services including: colors, updo's, perms and hair cuts for the whole family. Building lasting relationships with her clients has always been important to Jess.
Jessica enjoys ongoing training and learning new techniques to keep her ontop of todays new styles. Whether you want a complete transformation, an updo for your next event, or a tidy up to keep you looking and feeling fresh, you can count on Jess to get you there!
When Jess isn't at the salon you can find her at the beach building sand castles with her husband and 3 children, or crushing goals at Crossfit!
It has been 8 years since Elyse took control behind her chair, and she hasn't looked back! Elyse has a true passion to the education component of being a stylist, learning new techniques to show to her clients, empowering them with how to's, to use outside of the salon as well! Working with other talented stylists, sharing their knowledge, excitement and experiences has always been a great drive for Elyse.
Elyse loves being in this industry because she is able to be creative, trends are constantly changing, and no two clients are the same, allowing something new to hit her chair every day! While Elyse loves all aspects of her job, ultimately her favorite would be working with blonde hair; displaying techniques such as balayage, ombre, sombre, and babylights.
When Elyse isn't enhancing beauty behind her chair, you can find her out for hikes with her black lab, Riley.
“Beauty is about enhancing what you already have. Let yourself shine through!”
When you know, you know.... and Jess was 14 when she started her journey in this industry! She spent her first few years working as an assistant to many talented stylists. Their creativity, knowledge and mentor-ship inspired her to further her education and become a stylist herself. Graduating with a degree in Cosmetology from VIU, and an ITA certifited stylist Jess has now been a stylist for the past 3 years.
Jess prides herself on specialty colors and updo's for those special events! With constant changes to the industry, Jess keeps her education up to speed allowing her to be creative and knowledgeable in all her services.
After she finished school Jess traveled to Africa with her best friend for an unforgettable experience. She is also currently completing her bachelor of Athletic & Exercise Therapy, but in the mean time, you can catch her out for a run or with her pup – Emmy.