Leila, a young Houston attorney, is imprisoned by the psychic powers of her hairdresser and falls into addiction at the hands of her stylist's drug-dealing boyfriend as Leila is desperate to escape her abusive husband and the traps of her culture and family.
Having grown up with limits of gender bias and cult-like control, Leila recklessly broke away from her old life to claim her independence - tossing the veil and fleeing her physically abusive husband. However, Leila discovers she’s in great danger, exposed to the criminal underground in Houston and taking refuge with her hairdresser while hiding from her family.
Leila crosses paths with Mark, a truth seeker also struggling to come into his own. These two risk everything to find a better life during a passionate 24-hour rendezvous in the midst of hardcore criminal activity, desperation, sex, and violence.