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Are Bangs Permissible?

Answered by DaruliftaaZambia.com

Question Assalamu Alaikum, Respected Mufti sahib, May i please know the Islamic ruling regarding bangs. Jazakum Allah Khair , WaSalam   Answer It is impermissible for a woman to cut her hair. [1] Hence, bangs[2] are not allowed in Sharī’ah. Furthermore, bangs are a common practice amongst celebrities and non-Muslim… read more »

Removing body hair

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Question Mufti Saab, I wanted to find out that can a man shave the hair off his body besides his beard and eyebrows?   Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. It is against etiquette for a male to… read more »

Plucking the eyebrows for beautification.

Answered by Fatwa-TT.com

Question Some people say that is permissible for married women to beautify themselves for their husbands by means of plucking their eyebrows. They also attribute this permissibility as being the view of the Hanafi Madhab. Please Clarify! Answer بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم The Ahaadith of the Prophet ﷺ clearly shows that it is prohibited for… read more »

Is Hair Removal for Men and Women Permitted?

Answered by Mathabah.org

Answered by Shaykh Yusuf Badat Question: Please explain and advice on the ruling of facial hair removal in women, in particular beautifying, reshaping, cleaning eye brows and in removing any facial hair that is manly and causes embarrassment to a women. Is removal of hair from arms and legs permitted in both men and women?… read more »

Cleanliness after Intercourse

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question After sex, can we just take some water and wash off ourselves and go for prayers or do we have to have a complete bath? Answer: بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ Jazāk Allāh Khayr / Thank you for your question and your interest in knowing the religious rules of cleanliness…. read more »

Wearing half niqaab

Answered by Muftionline.co.za

Q: Is it permissible to wear a half niqaab (forehead and eyebrows still show)? I see a lot of people wearing it this way and I’d like to know if this is correct. A: Only the eyes should show. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Zakaria Makada Checked & Approved:… read more »

Neatening the eyebrows

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Q: Is it allowed to pluck the extra hairs on the eyebrows if a woman has broad and irregular eyebrows. She is not doing it to keep thin the eyebrows. It is only to look good for her husband. A: Shaping the eyebrows is impermissible, however removing the overgrown hair and making it look normal… read more »

Making wudhu with eyeliner

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Q: I did ghusl and wudu and prayed salah. After salah I realized I had some black residue on my eyebrows and a little on my eyelid and eye (residue for all areas mentioned was eyeliner) but this wasn’t clearly visable. Even though I washed my face several times also the head area so I… read more »