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  • Prohibition against combing hair everyday does not apply to women Date: 20-4-2015

    As-salaamu 3laikum. In one of your fataawa you mentioned that a person should not comb his hair more frequently than every two days. Does that apply to women or just men? I comb my hair a few times a day because it is quite thin and if I don't do that, it gets messy quickly and I'm worried it could be displeasing for my husband. Jazaakum Allahu khair .. More

  • Ruling on braids and cornrow hairstyle Date: 9-10-2014

    What is the ruling on braids and corn rolls? .. More

  • Permanent or temporary lip coloring is like prohibited tattooing Date: 17-9-2014

    Is it permissible in Islam to permanently or temporary(1year)color very dark lips. Which give me a rather sick worn out look. And I don't look fresh.I have tries many Remedies but in vain. Please help me out .. More

  • Ruling on using hair extensions Date: 23-6-2014

    Assalamu Alaikum, I wanted to ask you if you might clarify something for me. I am very confused over the hair extensions ruling. 1. I know hair extensions in general are haram meaning REAL hair from another human being. I read one of your other rulings regarding where you state: "Apparently, what is prohibited is extending the hair with human hair for.. More

  • Wearing clothes seen on unbelievers without intending to imitate them Date: 24-2-2014

    Assalamu alaikum, Thank you very much for answering my previous questions. I have some confusion about imitating kafirs. Can we imitate them in things that are by themselves permissible in Islam, while keeping the intention in mind that we are not doing it to copy kafirs, but just because it is a permissible thing itself? For example, a Muslim woman.. More

  • Qaza’ is to shave a part of the head and leave another Date: 19-2-2014

    Nafi’ reports that he heard Sayyiduna Abd Allah ibn Umar (Allah be pleased with him) say: “I heard the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him & give him peace) forbidding the practice of Qaz’a”. Ubaid Allah said: “I inquired, what is Qaz’a? So he said: “When the head of a child is shaved and hair is left here and there, and Ubaid Allah.. More

  • Hair extensions made from wool or silk Date: 25-9-2013

    I have read fatwa regarding the permissability of using silk or wool to tighten braids but there seems to be much doubt and different opinions regarding how that is to be done, my question is are there any reports as to how any of the sahabiyaat did this or women of the past, and also is it allowed to part the hair in sections and add the strands of.. More

  • Is bleaching skin haram in Islam? Date: 22-2-2012

    is bleaching skin haram in islam.. More

  • Piercing in lips and nose Date: 29-1-2012

    what ruling applies to a woman who has had her lips pierced and nose for beautification purpose and for her husband and she where niqab in front of her non-mahrams....jazakumullahu kheiran .. More

  • Wearing fake eyelashes for beautification Date: 23-1-2012

    Is it permissible to use fake eyelashes for the purpose of beautifying oneself?.. More

  • Dying hair brown mixed with black Date: 21-10-2011

    Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullaahi Wa Barakaatuh Dear Brother, I am having two questions 1) regarding hair dyeing which you have already given in Fatwas but I want to know that can I use the mix color like (black & brown) or totally I have to reuse the black color. I already apply it its looking like blackish brown. Pls. guide me in proper way.. More

  • Using semi-permanent eyeliner and makeup Date: 24-7-2011

    salaam.. please will you advise me if semi permenat eyeliner or makeup is allowed for women in islam. my husband has allowed for this but i want to know it this is allowed in islam. thank you... More

  • A woman wearing her hair up at home Date: 24-5-2011

    ruling on how a women should wear her hair. the hadeeth which supports it. Can a women wear her hair up at home and back comb her hair. this is in front of mahram ofcourse.. More

  • A woman using a big hair clip Date: 17-3-2011

    is it allowed to use a big hairclip if u will make it level of ur head? coz they said its forbidden for its like a hunch like camel.coz i have this hairclip and its like a flower and big.... More

  • A man applying henna to his hands and feet Date: 21-9-2010

    assalamualaikum, respected sir what is the ruling regarding application of HENNA for males is it permissible or not if permissible which all body parts he can apply and especially during marriage ceromony can a bridegroom apply as beautification which is a trend in sub continent or as a herbal benefit can it be used .. More