HealthyHyna was created in early 2018 by Lorena Ramirez, most commonly known as HealthyHyna. 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 demonstrating accessibility despite living in a low-income community and diminishing the perspective of veganism being an anglo-centric diet.
She continues to host sold out cooking classes in Los Angeles, CA and has been a guest speaker for colleges such as USC and Cal State LA. Lorena has also contributed as a guest speaker and performed cooking demonstrations for the government program, Women, Infant, & Children (WIC) at El Monte, CA locations.