Girls may be expected to wait on their brothers, and the boys are mostly exempt from household responsibilities.
Men are portrayed as especially skilled in the bedroom with most enjoying living up to the challenge, and the Latina women are the stars of men's wildest fantasies.
Along with the positive images of the Hispanic culture in the height of its passion, there are still the negative battles they face.
Latinas from a traditional family have been raised to be a slave to their man.
They are never to show off or brag, which can affect their self-esteem.
Jennifer Lopez has become a symbol of the sexy diva Latina, while Oscar de la Renta is the male Latino style icon.