While growing up, there were a handful of Latinas, who we would see on T.V., hear on the radio, and learn about through pop culture, who served as not only style and beauty icons, but also role models. We wanted to look like them, act like them, and be like them. Let’s take a look at 11 of these Latinas, who represented us to the masses, and gave us someone from our own culture to look up to.
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Known as “La Chica Dorada,” everything Paulina Rubio has touched has turned to gold. She was in the teen pop group Timbiriche, then left for a successful solo career, in which she has sold over 20 million records worldwide. Paulina has starred in novelas such as Baila Conmigo, and was a judge on The X Factor, La Voz Mexico, and La Voz Kids. Her bold personality, fearless attitude, and feminist diva persona are both empowering and inspiring to Latinas everywhere.