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Muslim Beard for Men and Its Rulings

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: My question relates to shaving for men and is in 3 parts. Is shaving your facial hair on your chin and cheeks ḥarām? Am I sinning by not having a beard? Is having a beard a fard in Islam or a sunnah? Answer: Jazāk Allāh Khayr/ Thank you for… read more »

Is Hair Removal for Men and Women Permitted?

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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 »

Trimming the Soul Patch on the Beard

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Answered by Shaykh Mazhar Mahmood Question: Is one allowed to shave, trim or shape the hair directly below the bottom lip (hair also known as the ‘baby beard’)? Answer: The soul patch, also known as a mouche or baby beard (Arabic: العنفقة alʿanfuqah) is a small patch of facial hair located just below the lower… read more »

Beard Removal for Work

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Answered by Shaykh Yūsuf Badāt Question: I am in the process of getting a job as a first aid responder/EMS responder with Bombardier. This is not only a private airport but also a manufacturing facility which handles a lot of paints, chemicals, etc. In case of emergencies, all EMS responders MUST wear a mask that… read more »

Removing facial hair

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Q: Is it permissible to remove facial hair (except eyebrow hair) that are on the sides of face under the sideburn? A: Yes. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source

Removing hair in the state of haidh

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Q: It is not permissible to shave underarms during periods, what is the ruling for shaving moustache or other facial hairs ? A: In the state of haidh (menses) it is makrooh for women to remove their unwanted hair. Hence they should refrain from removing their hair in their menses. However if the facial hair… read more »

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