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Temporary Lip Fillers

Ustadh Tabraze Azam is asked if having one’s lips filled for beautification is permissible in Islam. Question: Assalam alaykum wa rahmat Allah wa barakatuh. Are lip fillers permissible in Islam given that they are non surgical and of temporary nature, lasting up to approximately six months? It has become very common now and something that […]

Skin Color Modification

Ustadha Raidah Shah Idil is asked about being forced by parents to use skin-lightening cream. I am a brown-skinned girl from South Asia. My parents lately have been really forcing me to apply skin-lightening cream on my face. I really do not want to put it as I’m content and thankful with how Allah have […]

Are Nose Rings and Nail Polish Permissible to Wear in Public?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Asalamu alaikum, Are nose rings and nail polish permissible to wear in public? The nose ring is quite common in my culture and within my family. Also many times I’ll apply nail polish at home and then will need to go outside for some work… Answer: Wa alaikum assalam […]

Is It Permissible to Get Dental Work Done For Beautification?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: My question is regarding cosmetic dental work. Is it permissible to get cosmetic work done such as braces, bridges and veneers? Primarily for the purpose of beautification and no other reason. Is it permissible for a (muslim) dentist to carry out such work on patients who are muslim or […]

What Is the Islamic Ruling on Water Liposuction?

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam al-Kawthari Question: What is the Islamic ruling on water liposuction? Answer: In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, As explained in previous answers that although Islam allows, and even encourages to some extent, non-surgical means of beautification, it prohibits having one’s body altered through surgical means due […]