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grooming

the winnning of the confidence of a victim in order to commit a sexual assault on him or her, now a specific criminal offence. Although the most well-known stories are about the use of e-mail or chat rooms the offence may be committed by communication using any means and may be initiated from anywhere in the world. A person (A) aged 18 or over commits an offence if having met or communicated with another person (B) on at least two earlier occasions, he:
  1. (i) intentionally meets B; or
  2. (ii) travels with the intention of meeting B in any part of the world;
  3. (iii) at the time, he intends to do anything to or in respect of B, during or after the meeting and in any part of the world, which if done will involve the commission by A of a relevant offence;
  4. (iv) B is under 16:
  5. (v) A does not reasonably believe that B is 16 or over.
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The more sophisticated the grooming, the more like alpine skiing it becomes.
A As online ordering and delivery become increasingly popular, grooming is one thing that keeps clients coming to brick-and-mortar establishments.
"As a mobile grooming service, Moving Grooming Mobile Pet Services LLC brings something to the table that many of its competitors don't offer—but the company still needs a prominent Web presence in order to maximize its reach," states Matt Gallo, an Internet marketing specialist at Prospect Genius.
It might also be useful for retailers to be mindful of pet owners' specific grooming needs to more effectively merchandise products and offer solutions.
Nancy Mills, Kline's consumer products practice industry manager, noted a major cultural shift observed across all age groups of men in countries previously reluctant to extend male grooming beyond basic cleaning and shaving.
Currently estimated at $19.7 billion market, sales of grooming products specific to men are projected to mushroom to $28 billion worldwide by 2014.
"Gillette is stepping consciously into the style space, given the increasing role that men's grooming plays in fashion and overall style," Austin Lally, VP and general manager of Gillette Global Male Grooming at Cincinnati-based Procter & Gamble, said when revealing the company's partnership with the fashion house Made at last fall's Fashion Week.
(PHCP), which timed the release of the survey results to coincide with its launch of Mensgroom, a premium line of men's grooming aids.
Among the baboons, she says, the female typically does more grooming than the male does, and he often loses interest if the youngster dies.
"Pet grooming is much more complicated than picking up a set of clippers and cutting a pet's fur, hair or coat," he said.
India men's grooming market is an emerging market with high growth potential, owing to rising disposable income, continuous development and introduction of new products in the market, growing media exposure, and increasing awareness of grooming products among the male population of the country.
However, mice with an alteration in one of the genes that orchestrate body development lose their grip on grooming, a new study finds.