Removing a blackhead or scab

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: Will the following break my Wudhu:

a) Removing a black head

b) removing a small scab from a wound that is healing



a) No

b) Just by removing the dry skin, the wudhu will not break.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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