Trimming the chest and leg hairs for men

Q: I would like to know about the human hair. Can a man remove his chest, back and leg hairs? Is it permitted in Islam?

Bismillaah

A: If it is very long, he may cut it or trim it.

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

 

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)