Rachel Winard was a professional violinist before going to Columbia law school, at which point she received her Lupus diagnosis. She finished law-school and went to work for a firm when the auto-immune disease took it's toll on her mental, emotional and physical well-being. This forced her to take a step back from her high-stress career and focus on self-care. At the same time, she found that her skin became extremely sensitive and sought mild ingredients for skin care.
October 4th, 2018 | 29 mins 13 secs
entrepreneurship, founder, lgbtq, skin care, soap
We sat down with the founder of Soapwalla Kitchen, Rachel Winard, to discuss her company, her contributions to the LGBTQ community, and the hardships she has faced on her journey through entrepreneurship.