In fact, proper grooming takes the ‘spotlight’ away from yourself. People can pay attention to you, and what you’re saying and really get to know you as a person.
They are not going to think, ‘Gosh, her hair looks untidy.’ Or try to politely look away when he/she notices your dirty fingernails.
Personal grooming is about presenting yourself in the best possible way.It tells people what you think of yourself.
Someone once said, “The cornerstone of elegance must be represented by a bar of soap.”
Maybe from her time, a bar of soap was all she had. Today we have help from many places, friends, beauty counters, magazines. It is simply impossible to not know at least a little about grooming.
The lack of personal grooming is easily identified and will ruin your elegant appearance.
Here are some examples :
- unconcealed red patches on face
- clothes that are not ironed
- dirty fingernails or chipped nail polish
- run in the stockings
- dirty, scuffed shoes
- untidy hair and make up
- weak collars
- bad designer knockoffs
- faded clothes
Do a mirror self-examination test! Take some time to look yourself in the mirror and pay particular attention to the following:
- Facial hairs