Definition of put one's face on in English:

put one's face on


  • Apply make-up to one's face.

    ‘Paula spent two minutes putting on her face first thing’
    • ‘It wasn't so much a conspiracy, as a rebellion against artifice, against middle age, against the idea that you could not leave the house ‘without putting your face on’.’
    • ‘Plus, Mom was blasting music in the next room while she was putting her face on.’