Q: Can women apply black colour dye? If not then what is the alternative method for getting black colour hair.
A: Applying black dye is not permissible for men and women. The hadith has prohibited using black dye. One may use brown or brownish black dye.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Zakaria Makada
Checked & Approved:
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.