Permanent Artificial Teeth
Question :

Is it permissible to use permanent artificial teeth?

Answer :

Yes, it is permissible to have artificial teeth.

Fake Hair
Question :

Is it allowed in Islam for a woman to braid her hair with fake hair? If yes, is it allowed to use human hair or animal hair like that of goats or camels?

Answer :

Using both kinds of hair is permissible.

New Convert
Question :

I am a new female convert and am wondering if it is permitted to wear clear nail polish and mascara. Also, am I permitted to wear color or am I only permitted to wear black.

Answer :

It is not permissible for a woman to show her embellishment to non-Mahram men, other than applying kohl, wearing a ring or a bracelet. It is permissible to wear colored clothes.

Genetically Modified Organism
Question :

What is the ruling on the use of GMO (Genetically Modified Organism) in agricultural and meat sources in Halal cosmetics and personal care products?

Answer :

It is permissible to use them; unless it involves a major harm on the health of the individual, in which case one must refrain from using them based on an obligatory precaution.

Piercings
Question :

Is it permissible to get my nose or lip pierced?

Answer :

Based on an obligatory precaution, it is impermissible to cause a major harm to ones body. If this does not cause a severe harm then it is permissible. In any case, we advise you to refrain from doing such things, as it is an act of frivolity. If it encourages misguidance then it becomes prohibited.

Perfume
Question :

When I go outside, I put perfume and some people say it is haram. Is it?

Answer :

A women is not allowed to put on perfume that can be smelled by Non Mahram Men.

Perfume with Alcohol
Question :

What is your ruling about using perfume which contains alcohol?

Answer :

It is permissible to use it, but it is Najis if the alcohol in it is the type that can cause intoxication. When one comes in contact with a Najis alcohol through application of perfume or otherwise, he must purify himself or his clothing before performing prayers and Tawaaf.

Applying Makeup On TV
Question :

A woman wishes to work for a TV channel as an anchor or the like, and she will be required to apply makeup; is she allowed to do so?

Answer :

It is not permissible for women to expose her face while having make-up in the presence of non-Mahram men in the mentioned case and in all cases.

Cosmetics
Question :

What do Muslims think about cosmetics? What kind of cosmetics can they use?

Answer :

There is no specific kind that is forbidden to use. However, it is unlawful for a woman to reveal her beauty in the presence of non-mahram men, except for the kohl applied on eyes and the ring on the finger.

Plucking the Eyebrows
Question :

Is it permissible for males and females to pluck their eyebrows?

Answer :

Lightening the eyebrows for the sake of beautifying is permissible for women. If it is to imitate women, then it is prohibited for men.