His journey has been strategically aligned, much like the styles he creates daily.
Through faith and passion, Derickus knows his hands were #madebyGod

Celebrity hairstylist and Charlotte native, Derickus Crawford has become a force in the hair industry. He is known for his edgy pixie cuts and head-turning styles, such as those which can be seen on R&B singer Fantasia. Derickus opened his first salon, Hera By Him, in 2005 and has since won countless awards, including being dubbed “Best of Charlotte” by Upscale Magazine. He recently launched a styling product line, By Him for Her, which is designed to bring effortless upkeep, while simplifying the hair challenges women daily face. It wasn’t long before the entertainment, industry took notice, and catapulted Derickus into the celebrity scene, where he now creates works of stunning originality, in collaboration with some of the leading names in fashion, advertising, and entertainment.

What motivated you into becoming a hairstylist?

I came from a family where being a hairstylist was hereditary. I was inspired growing up, watching my mother and daunt do hair, witnessing how they transformed the lives of women. My passion for fashion, magazines, and classic films also played a major role in that decision.


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