Come to us

where it's all about u


About Us

At UpWard Styles we believe that inner beauty is important, but a little balayage doesn’t hurt. Life isn’t perfect but we believe your hair can be. We chop it like it's hot and improve your selfies. Why have boring hair? Ain’t no body got time for that! Let US help YOU discover the potential YOUR hair has! We do not take our responsibility lightly. Because you wear your hair every day. Your hair is our canvas, but tomorrow, it's yours. Let US create the style that best suits your life.


But first, coffee.


Our Services

Your hair’s integrity is important to us and we make it priority in your service. Our cuts, colours, and style prices are subject to change. Complimentary consultation appointments can be made for a more accurate quote for your service and what the process would look like.




          Kids (0-12)


          Solid colour

          Root touch up

          Highlights -Full head

          Highlights -Partial

          Solid colour with highlights





          Deep conditioning treatment













The antique gold frame on the white back

 Bailey         SalonOwner   and Stylist

Bailey was born and raised right here in Nelson BC. She pursued her passion for hair and graduated from Selkirk’s hairdressing course in 2009 with honours. She worked as a stylist right after graduating. After having babies, life took her and her family to Castlegar where she opened up shop in her home. She has continued on in her dream of owning and operating a salon and has done so in her home town! She has continued on in her education by taking courses in Kelowna including styling, barbering and the law of colour. Bailey values education and believes that we should never stop learning. She is very excited to be doing what she loves and in the heart of Nelson. 



Elise was born and raised in northern Alberta where she studied hairdressing. She came to Nelson to further her education and fuel her passion for the art of hair. After arriving in our mountainous province Elise fell in love with landscape and knew she had to stay! She enjoys painting, drawing, playing the ukelele and exploring the wonders of the Kootenays. Elise loves to help people see the beauty in themselves while helping them find a hair styles that enhances their features. She loves to learn and will keep her education current with the latest trends to ensure your hair is on point.


Jai-Lynn  has been behind the chair now for over 30 years. She came to Nelson from Vancouver 23 years ago as she knew the Kootenays would be a great place to raise her family.  She has gained many friends and clients over the years and personalizes her services to fit each client's needs . She loves all things hair and continues to invest in her education by taking online classes and tutorials. Jai-Lynn is a team player and a great asset to Upward Styles as she brings experience and expertise to her colleagues. She has an eye for precision cuts and will work with your natural texture to create a style perfect for you.


Senior Stylist

Come to US where it's all about U

Contact Us


Monday: 12:00-5:30

Tuesday: 12:00-5:30

Wednesday: 12:00-5:30 

Thursday: 12:00-5:30

Friday: 12:00-5:30

Early & Sunday appointments available upon request.


579 Ward St. 

Nelson, BC

V1L 1S9

Tel: 778-463-4600

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