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Waxing And Removal Of Hair For Women

Question: Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh, 1. It is a common practice of young Muslim females to wax their body hair i.e. hair from arms, legs and face especially before their weddings. I know it is not permissible to pluck the eyebrow hair but is this...

Muslim Beard for Men and Its Rulings

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/...

Is Hair Removal for Men and Women Permitted?

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...

Trimming the Soul Patch on the Beard

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...

Beard Removal for Work

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...

Removing facial hair

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) Original Source Link

Removing hair in the state of haidh

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...