Objective of the Session
To Understand What is “Grooming”
To know the Importance of Personal
To Relate between Personal
Appearance and Image Projection
To be Aware of the Standards of
Grooming at Clarks Inn Hotels
What is Grooming
It is the process of making yourself look
neat and attractive.
The things which you do to make
yourself and your appearance tidy and
Your appearance shows:
Your level of sophistication.
Assures Guests about Standards of
Personal Grooming habits
Grooming involves all the aspects of your body:
It is your crowning glory.
Keep it at a length and style at which
you can maintain it.
Wash your hair at least once a week.
Not fall over the ears / eyebrows
Should be 02 inches above the
back of the collar
Apply Oil or Gel. This gives a
Must Shave Daily
Facial hair should be neatly
trimmed (moustache, sideburns),
beards are not recommended
Hair pulled back from face.
Hair should be tied into a bun.
Apply Oil or Gel. It gives a Professional
Should be well groomed with a neat
appearance at all times
Hair pins should be plain and black
Clip nails short, along their shape.
A healthy body ensures healthy nails.
Brittle or discoloured nails show up
deficiencies or disease conditions.
Brush teeth twice a day and rinse well
after every meal .
Remember to rinse your mouth after
For those who smoke it is important you
rinse your mouth after every smoke and
use a mouth freshner
First impressions are made within the
first 5 seconds of meeting someone
Uniform – Neat, clean and well ironed
Your Name Tags are also an important
part of your uniform
Makeup should be natural looking.
Nail polish and lip color should be light red.
Women: stay away from extremely dark,
bright reds and fluorescent colors.
Hair color should not be more than one or
two shades darker or lighter than your
natural hair color. Unnatural colors
(burgundy, green, etc.) must be avoided.
Men should limit accessories / jewellery to
Accessories include watch, ring,
A watch with black / brown strap should
Avoid bracelets, necklaces, and visible
Jewelry should be keep minimal and
Remove all facial piercing except earr
The 5 Piece Rule: Wear only 5
accessories – ear studs count as 2;
watch counts as 3, strapped watch as 4
and ring as 5
Lace up conservative Oxford shoes
are the most appropriate.
Shoes should be in good condition
Socks should be black with no
designs. (Should be washed daily)
Belts should be in good condition
and black with a 1 ½ inch simple
Shoes should be pumps or sling
backs, do not wear shoes with open
toes, open heel, or ankle straps.
Shoes should be of good quality
Shoe color should be black with black
Heels should be 1-2 inches; higher
heels should be saved for after hours.
A neat and clean uniform at all times.
Hair neatly tied up.
No Bad breadth
Clean and washed socks with polished
Well manicured hands and……..
Usage of a mild deodorant
What's right and what's
Let’s list out the differences between an
impressive Hotel Professional and a
non-impressive Hotel Professional