Head Stylist & Owner
Born November 1969 in Mobile, Alabama. After graduating high school attended Charles Academy of Beauty and Culture, where I studied cosmetology and advanced hair cutting. Moved to Atlanta, Georgia at age 19 received a license in cosmetology and begin a career in Hair Styling and Makeup artistry. There I owned “JUST YOUR HAIR” Styling Salon. Progressive and Innovative stylist in Atlanta, I had the honors of working with Television and Musical artists such as: Raven Symone (Cosby Show), Donnie McClurkin (Gospel Artist), Donald Lawrence (Gospel Artist), Twinkie Clark (Gospel Artist), Bridgette Campbell (Gospel Artist), Marvin Sapp (Gospel Artist), Juanita Bynum (Gospel Artist), and many more including local Atlanta surrounding talents. Transitioning to Los Angeles in April of 2004 to explore Hollywood and its best. I began a career in the industry working on videos and reality television. Those honors bringing me together with artist like: Keesha Sharp (Girlfriends and Everybody Hates Chris on CW, Why did I get Married), Fantasia Barrino (Artist), Mystique ( Musical Artist), Samatha Mumba (Actress/Artist), Vanessa Brown (Artist), Jo Frost (Super Nanny), Serena Williams ( Athlete), Sheryl Swoops (Athlete). Currently working as a hair stylists and freelance makeup artist. After working as a master stylist and manager in some of LA’s hottest and most popular salons, Darryl Moved on to open a new venture of a new era of concept salons. There is where the Creative Effects Concept Salon is born. CEC is the birth place of the healthy, light airy, and movable hair. Hair is meant to move and be naturally shiny pumped with moisture and hydrants. He is a stylist that specialize in healthy hair, hair extensions, sew in weaving, advanced haircutting, and coloring. Once you have had the honors of the ultimate experience you will forever be a part of the CEC experience.