The Hair Game Podcasts

THEHAIRGAME is a series brought to you by Salon Republic and hosted by founder Eric Taylor, who, after 17 yrs in the hair game, has seen a lot of s#[email protected] go down. We’ll go deep with the beauty industry’s most interesting players, we’ll educate and tell stories about the things you care about, we’ll get into the business side of the game so you can earn more and keep more, and we’ll go #BTS to show you how we do things at Salon Republic. Also check out the video content on our YouTube channel The Hair Game.


Alfredo Lewis: Alfredo has been at the forefront of the shift of influence from brands to independent hair artists. We get into it all in this episode filmed live in front of students at the Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica, CA.

Rickey Zito: The New Breed Meets the Next Gen as hairstylist and major influencer Rickey Zito @hairgod_zito was interviewed live for a podcast recording at Toni&Guy Academy LA.

Client Experience © Retail: The Hair Game hit the streets of Santa Monica, CA to ask random people where they buy their hair product. Listen in & see if a friendly recommendation at a reasonable price makes a difference in the client’s eyes.

Carlos Sugar Skulls: The Hair Game went to The Sugar Skulls Loft in DTLA to shoot Carlos with a client, then climbed to the roof of the building to record this interview. The Loft is a live/work space 4 stories up that Carlos uses a little bit for living, and a whole lot for work. He’s made this unique setup work well for years, and we’re going to find out how.