Que tal chicas! Its Tuesday and you know what that means another amazing Latina to feature! Today we highlight Lorena Ramirez aka Healthy Hyna. I actually met Healthy Hyna at a beautiful event where we visited immigrant children that where detained at boarder. Let me tell you besides having an amazing heart homegirl can dance and cook up some amazing vegan dishes!
HealthyHyna is a health/lifestyle influencer and culinary icon. She represents the vegans of color in a white-dominated industry showing communities of color how to make authentic vegan Mexican cuisine to inspire and encourage a plant-based diet, by demonstrating accessibility despite living in a low-income community and diminishing the perspective of veganism being an anglo-centric diet.
What made you want to become an Entrepreneur/Business Owner
I want to live a life of financial abundance.
“I want to live a life of financial abundance.”
What is one thing you've sacrificed for success?
There is more than one thing I sacrifice but one of the most difficult things I sacrifice is not spending alot of time with my daughters because I am always working.
Tell Us Why You Started Your Business/Started Your Profession?
I started my business because I noticed there was not a vegan space or influencer that I resonated with in the latino community. Being Latina there is a lack of knowledge and guidance on how to eat a plant-based diet.
What was your first major win as an Entrepreneur?
I'll let y'all know when I've made my first million.
Have you ever dealt with depression? If so, how did you overcome it?
Yes, the only way I was able to overcome depression was through exercise and maintaining my winning environment (my room) neat and organized.
Who motivates and Inspires You?
What Does Latin Beauty Mean To You?
Latin Beauty to me means to embrace your culture, background, and upbringing.
What Advice Do You Have For Emerging Entrepreneurs ?
Strengthen your emotional stamina so you always push forward even when times get really tough.