Personal Grooming Tips for Men

Personal grooming plays an essential role in enhancing one’s personality. Remember, a lot depends on your first impression. Grooming and hygiene help you make a mark of your own in the first meeting itself. Many men wrongly think that personal grooming is for females only. Every individual irrespective of gender should look clean, fresh and hygienic.

Personal grooming tips for men

Follow a strict skin care regime. Men generally tend to ignore their skin. Believe me, there are men who think that taking care of skin is a girl thing, but they are sadly mistaken. One needs to take care of his skin to keep it glowing and healthy. Wash your face with a good soap or face wash depending on your skin type. Pat dry your face rather than rubbing it with a hard towel. Do not use hard soaps on your face. Pick up a good body wash. Apply a soothing moisturizer to keep it soft, supple and nourished. Avoid excessive smoking as it takes away the glow from your face and makes it look dull. There is no harm in applying a good sunscreen lotion especially those who have to spend maximum part of the day in sun. Use a lip balm to avoid chapped lips.

Use a good quality razor when it comes to shaving. Cheap and local blades can give rise to unwanted cuts on your face. Pick a good aftershave lotion to retain the moisture in your skin after every shave. Nose hair looks disgusting and must be trimmed regularly. Clean hair on your earlobes for a neat look. Trim your moustaches daily. Do not go to work with a beard. Shave regularly for a clean look.

Get an appropriate hair-cut done according to the shape of your face. Keep your hair detangled by combing it regularly. Purchase a good shampoo and conditioner according to your hair type. If you are in doubt, consult your salon professionals.

Keep your hands clean. Cut your nails short and keep it dirt free. Make sure to wash your hands after every meal. Do not wear unnecessary rings, bracelets, multiple chains or earrings. They look completely unprofessional.

Wear a mild perfume. Do not apply a strong deodorant.

Brush your teeth regularly. Food stuck in between teeth looks unappealing. Visit your dentist on regular intervals.

Take care of the fit of your shirt and trouser. Make sure your shirt is clean and wrinkle free. Slim fit trousers look best at workplaces. Do not simply pull out clothes from your wardrobe and wear them. Clothes ought to be ironed properly.

Drink at least two litres of water daily to maintain the glow on your face.

Exercising regularly keeps you fit and also enhances your self confidence. Develop a habit of getting up early in the morning and going for a walk. Believe me; it will keep you fresh throughout the day. Maintain an active lifestyle.

Do not blindly copy others. Create a style of your own for others to follow you. Be a role model for others.

Shoes must be polished. Wear leather belts which go with the colour of your trouser.


❮   Previous  Article Next  Article   ❯


Authorship/Referencing - About the Author(s)

MSG team comprises experienced faculty and professionals who develop the content for the portal. We collectively refer to our team as - “MSG Experts”. To Know more, click on About Us. The use of this material is free for learning and education purpose. Please reference authorship of content used, including link(s) to ManagementStudyGuide.com and the content page url.