Welcome to the latest edition of Tell Me About It: A Biz Babe Interview Series! This month we are hearing from Stefani Padilla who is the creator of La Tierra Sagrada.

This series is meant to be an inside look at other babes who are leading incredible lives, to serve as a source of information and inspiration for you to live your dream life! Let’s get after it!

What’s your company / job / “who” you work as?

La Tierra Sagrada

Your career purpose, in three words:

Hair Healing Rituals

What are you most excited about right now?

A bright new year!

What were some of the biggest obstacles you faced in the past year?

Growing pains as a woman-owned small business. Learning how to say no. Learning how to build a team. Learning how to make the best use of energy, time and resources.

List the top habits that keep you feeling like you can take on the world:

Hair Rituals, baths, tea

Any words of encouragement for someone trying to forge their own path?

Just do it!

It’s time to dance, and you’re the DJ. What music are you playing?

LCD sound system, always

What book(s) changed how you think about work + biz most?

Fiction- keeps my mind balanced.

If I could collab with anyone right now, it would be…

Jen Atkin- Ouai haircare

When I need to hit the “reset” button on my life, I…

Jump in the bath!

I can’t start my day without…

Warm lemon water and tea

I feel the most alive when I…

Take a spin class- my all time fav!

And lastly: what’s your biggest win this month? Brag about yourself!

January marks year 5 with a growing business. I have a lot to be grateful for. Mostly, spreading the medicine or clean, natural hair care. Also, I have a badass team that continues to support the growth of La Tierra Sagrada, and I am so excited for all that is in store for 2019!


If you’d like to learn more about Stefani, check out her website or give her a follow on the ‘gram!

Graphic designed by Natalja Dembek