A little boy watched, fascinated, as his mother gently rubbed cold cream on her face.
“Why are you rubbing cold cream on you face, mommy?” he asked.
“To make myself beautiful,” replied his mother.
A few minutes later, she began removing the cream with a tissue.
“What’s the matter?” her little boy asked. “Are you giving up?”
- Definition: Cold Cream (bellasugar.com)