Removing armpit and pubic hair in a beauty salon

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by

Q: I am a female working in a beauty salon. One of the services that we offer is hair removal. At times, we are requested to remove hair from the armpits, pubic area, etc. Is this permissible?


A: It is permissible to remove the hair of the armpits, not the pubic hair.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)