* EnsembleDarkhorse: Sandy for being quirky and entertaining.
* FamilyUnfriendlyAesop: The one where Carlos decides he doesn't want to go to Church any more could be setting up things for a resolution where the parents let him make a decision like that on his own. It ends with him changing his mind and going to Church anyway - making it come across as emotional blackmail forcing him to change his mind.
* FansPreferTheNewHer: Bad Boy Larry of course.
* NarmCharm: The GoldenMoment at the end of the episode is always this.
* RetroactiveRecognition: Vanessa Hudgens as Lindsey, one of Larry's love interests.
** Brenda Song as one of Carlos and George's love interests.
** Sandy went on to guest star as Miranda's mother in ''Series/LizzieMcGuire''.
** [[Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle Piama]] is one of Sonia's clients.
* UnnecessaryMakeover: In-universe. Sonia feels she doesn't need a makeover but is convinced into getting one by Sandy and Samantha. Further exemplified by TheReveal being [[spoiler: she looks exactly the same]].