1. Is cutting girls head hair after puberty haraam in Islam?
2. Can trimming be done for lower hair?
1. It is not permissible. It is totally forbidden.
2. No, when there is no need to trim the hair.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, 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.