The crowd of "supers" were prompt with grease-paint to make their colour more Egyptian.
What you have just put on is known as a grease-paint makeup.
It made her comb her hair all awry and apply the grease-paint to her cheeks with a trembling hand.
A wig, a stick of grease-paint, a threepenny twist of crepe hair, and there you are!
The poet has the look of a cowboy off the stage, tanned with grease-paint.
When he was dressed in the overalls and had wiped the grease-paint from his face on an old rag, no one would have recognized him.