A little kid (usually 3-8 years old, but can be slightly older and usually [[index:Always Female
]] tries on the parent's (usually the mother's) clothes or makeup ie putting on lipstick, mascara, eyeshadow or formal clothes.
In the book The Year The Gypsies Came
by Linzi Glass, Emily, the 12 year old Tomboy
protagonist, tries on her mother's makeup. A very poignant example, as her family is a very Dysfunctional Family