Scarlet lip stain, rose blush cheeks, kohl lined eyes, thick, long lashes, and a touch of glitter on the eye lid.
Vanessa played with the pots and tubes on the vanity, all the while looking over her shoulder to make sure that she was alone in the room. It was high noon and the sun was blazing outside her window as she spritzed some No. 5 on the undersides of her wrists and in the crook of her neck.
She furtively looked back again and walked to the door to assure herself that the mistress was not back home yet.