Cosmetics and others
Cosmetics and Creams

Q) Is farmasi products and pastel products halaal?
A) Avoid

Q) In yves rocher perfume i have seen that there is alcohol denat and glycerin.Is it halaal safe?
A) Not listed

Q) Revlon lipstick halaal?
A) Avoid. Avon ok

Q)Can we use unflavoured gelatin as a face mask?Or is it haraam?
A)Not permissible.

Q) Can I work as agent for avon, yves rocher and frederic M products? 
A) Avon we verified.. 

Q) I wanted to know if working in the company 'forever living products' haraam? the money we get is it haraam? 
A) If the product has haraam ingredients, then do not work there. But tell us more of the company so as to be able to give the right verdict. 

Q) I use jergens shea butter body lotion, but i came to know that it has hydroxythyle urea in it, plz tell me if its halaal or not ?
A) It is synthetic and halaal.

Q) Is maybelline baby lips (pink) halaal?
A) Ok.

Q) Are Nivea and Mac lipsticks halaal?
A) Avoid. Avon ok.

Q) Lip stick from Dior, MAC and Chanel, is it halal? Kindly advice?
A) Avoid. Avon ok.

Q) Is the L'oreal Paris Skin Perfection Correcting Day mosituriser halal or not since it contains Glycerin and I do not know whether the glycerin is from an animal/plant source. Also can I use it up unti I find out if it is haraam?
A) Can be used.

Q) Can we use body cream for dryness which contain alcohol?
A) Need to clarify the name of the alcohol. Some alcohol are synthetic and hence are permissible for use.

Q) Are nivea products halaal?
A) Yes.

Q) Are revlon make up products halaal?
A) Need more details of the product. Because ingredient policy of industries always change, we cannot certify a product continuously, nor condemn another one continuously. One may send the details of the product on +23057921333.

A) Yes, can use.

Q) Is Pevaryl 1% cream from france halal safe? ingredients:nitrate d'econazole,stearates d'ethyleneglycol et de macrogols 300 et 1500,parffine liquide,glycerides polyglycolyses insatures,butylhydroxyanisole (E320),acide benzoique (E210),parfum,eau purifiee.
A) Halaal safe.

Q) Can I use the cosmetic which contains these alcohol: Benzyl alcohol, Stearyl alcohol, Ethyl Alcohol, Cetyl Alcohol, Cetearyl alcohol, Denatured Alcohol ?
A) Yes, you can use all these as cosmetic ingredients. Only be careful that alcohol has not been developed by Grapes or Dates. Cosmetic like Caudalie from France do use grapes as condiments-so to be avoided. But in general these alcohols are not from Grapes or Dates. So they can be used in cosmetics.

Q) If a cosmetic product contains alcohol can i use it?
A) Permissible if synthetic alcohol.

Q) Is alcohol denat found in deodorant allowed to use?
A) Yes.

Q) Est ce que ‘’Caudalie’’ est halaal? C`est un produit cosmétique qui est a base de l`eau de Raisin ?
A) Il faut savoir que la fermentation de l`eau de raisin ou des dates n`est pas permissible d`utiliser ou d`en servir sur la peau. Caudalie utilise aussi la fermentation de l`eau de raisin dans certains de ses produits. Ces produits sont haraam a utiliser. Donc il faut eviter de servir de ces produits.

Q) Where can we get halal cosmetics (powder, cream, etc)?
A) Avon is halaal safe. There are vegetarian cosmetics now from India.

Q) Avon mini lipstick ingredients (ricinus communis oil, petrolatum, polybutene, cera microcristallina, isopropyl palmitate, ozokerite, cetyl ricinoleate, ethylhexyl hydroxystearate, hydrogenated castor oil, lanolin, caprylic/capric triglyceride, polyethylene, triisostearyl citrate, ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate, myristyl lactate, parfum, aloe barbadensis extract, caprylyl glycol, simmondsia chinensis oil, tocopheryl acetate, acrylatetes copolymer, silica, {+/-mica, ci77891, ci77120, ci19140, ci77491, ci77492, ci77499, ci15850, ci19140, ci42090, ci75470, ci77742, ci45410, ci45380, ci 1125.
A) Avon listed ingredient contain Cl 75470 which is E120 and hence cannot be used on lips. But some ulamas have given fatwa that insects are pure and can be used on skin. Moreover if there is danger of swallowing, then do not use. Trading of such products are halaal suitable as per Islamic principles.

Q) Please kindly let me know if stearic acid, cetyl alcohol and stearyl alcohol in Stieva-A Cream 0.025 % and cetostearyl alcohol and lactic acid in quinoderm are halaal suitable.
A) Halaal suitable.

Q) I received products for foot skin problems, the product contains honey, olive oil and dead sea salt, can i use them? If not can you please explain why?
A) No. Do not use Dead sea ingredients.

Q) Just wanted to know if all nivea lipsticks are halal or not....and how can i know which lipsticks contain cochineal in nivea, as ingredients not listed on the product.
A) Don`t use such products that have no listed ingredients. Use avon and read their ingredients.

Q) Alcohol sugar is halal or not. It's an ingredient used in cosmetics by body shop.
A) Halal suitable.

Q) Avon cosmetics are halal suitable. Does same apply for avon lipstick? Meaning, are they vegetal?
A) Avon are halaal safe, but do read ingredients as there are always new products.

Q) Are Yves Rocher products halal?
A) Yves Rocher herbal are ok. But do read ingredients and verify them by sending message ‘qna halaal’ on 8386.

Q) Are all nivea products even from France halaal?
A) Nivea ok.

Q) Are loreal products halal?
A) Please read ingredients and compare them with the list of ingredients in the halaal section. If you find anything doubtful, do send us a mail.

Q) Les crèmes visage a base de nave d’escargots sont-elles halaal?
A) Non, pas halaal.

Q) Can we use Garnier products? Especially, those with alcohol free.
A) Can use if no haraam ingredients inside.


Q) Is toothpaste containing triclosan halal or not ?
A) Permissible.

Q) Is colgate maxfresh halal ?
A) If south Africa, then ok.

Q) Can we use Listerine mouth wash?
A) Ok if no alcohol.

Q) I would like to know if blendax (antiplaque) is halal to use?
A) Yes.

Q) Is ARTHRODONT 1 POUR CENT, pâte gingivale halal?
A) Yes.

Q) Is signal toothpaste halal?
A) Avoid signal.

Q) Is toothpaste "colgate triple action" halal?
A) Not listed.

Q) Is toothpaste "Parodontax" halal to use since it contains glycerin (source not specified)?
A) Permissible.

Q) Is Colgate halal?
A) Avoid Colgate. Colgate from South Africa are halaal suitable

Q) Is bonjela for teething babies halaal, if no what can be used to replace?
A) For teething, take only Dologel, those that do not have alcohol.

Q) Are Aquafresh tooth pastes halal?
A) Aquafresh is also ok except Bambino, Whitening and Blancheur.

Q) Is Aquafresh toothpaste for baby halal?
A) Avoid.

Q) Is toothpaste ''close-up'' halal?
A) Halaal suitable.

Q) Is denivit anti-stain toothpaste halaal, made in Europe (France or Austria) by a German company called Henkel.
A) Do read the ingredients. If no haraam ingredients found, then you may use

Q) Is theramed toothpaste halaal suitable? It contains alcohol.
A) Halaal safe. The alcohol is synthetic and do not cause intoxication.

Q) Is ELGYDIUM toothpaste for kids halaal?
A) Halal safe.

Q) Elgydium toothpaste grenadine flavour contains alcohol. So is it halal?
A) Benzyl Alcohol is a synthetic liquid and hence halaal suitable. As answered, Elgydium toothpaste is halaal safe.


Q) Is mehendi Sowrov halal? it contains titanium dioxide.
A) Permissible.

Q) Vatika hair mehendi halal? Ingredients: lawsonia inermis leaf (henna) powder, barium peroxide, para amino phenol, citric acid, magnesium carbonate, sodium carboxymethyl cellulose, para phenylene diamine, sodium sulphite, resorcinol, phyllanthus emblica (Amla) powder, acacia concinna (shikakai) powder, azadirachta indica (neem) leaf powder, prunus amygdalus dulcis (almond) powder.
A) Yes.

Q) Is arak nail mehendi halal?
A) Ok.

Q) Is the ready for use mehendi sold in cones (prepared by Peeroo) halaal? We have noticed that it also leaves a layer on the skin rather than penetrating it. Will ghusl and wuzu be valid in this case?
A) Halaal safe. But if by application of the mehendi it create a layer, then ghusl and wuzu would NOT be valid.


Q) Is the 007jamesbond perfume and shower gel halal. It comes from England?
A) Halal safe.

Q) On wikipedia red 40 is said to be of synthetic origin and is not derived from insect...Then why is it not permissible to use perfume that contains red 40? Many perfumes contain this ingredient.
A) Red 40 is permissible. Find the haraam E 120 other names by sending ''Qna halaal'' to 8386.

Q) Nivea deo spray from Germany halal? 
A) Nivea ok. But do refer from QNA HAlAAl on 8386 for doubtful ingredients.


Q) Is Sunsilk shampoo manufactured in Pakistan halal? Ingredients: sodium laureth sulphate,dimethiconol, TEA dodecylbenzenesulfonate, cocamidoprpyl betaine, perfume, carbomer, glycol distearate, guar hydroxypropyltrimonium chloride, disodium EDTA, citric acid, DMDM hydantoin, mica and titanium dioxide, lysine HCL, ceramide 2, pathenol, methylchloroisothiazolinone, egg extract, methylisothiazolinone, Cl 15985, Cl 19140.
A) Can be used.

Q) Can i use matrix biologe hair serum?
A) Ok if no haraam ingredients.

Q) Is it allowed to use vatika for hair coloring?
A) Permissible if natural hair colours and not black.

Q) Are these two hair products halal safe? 1. Hair vit de healthaid 2. Anacaps de ducray.
A) Permissible. 

Q) Which hair dye is permissible to wear?
A) One that is not black and has no haram ingredients in it.

Q) Is naturtint hair dye halal?
A) Halaal suitable.


Q) Is le chat soap from france halaal? The one with glycerine.
A) Yes.

Q) Any ideas if bio oil is halal since it contains BHT ?
A) Can be used.

Q) Is le chat soap and dove soap halaal?
A) Yes.

Q) Soap containing glycerine, are they halal ?
A) Yes.

Q) Are loreal products halaal? I don't have any allergies when I use loreal products, in fact it is the only product that works good.
A) Please read the ingredients. Send QNA HALAAL to 8386 from your mobile. If you found anything from the doubtful ingredients, then tell us to find out.

Q) Carmine is being used in fabrics. Is it halal?
A) Yes, carmine is an ingredient that comes from an insect called Lac. Because it is derived from an insect, it is not halal to eat it. But if it gets on hands, its paak (clean). Like all insects are paak. But even if it is paak, it does not mean that it is halal to eat. Thus it is haram to eat it but it can be used in fabrics or for printing purposes.

Q) C`est quoi l`huile de vison ? Quel produit peut en contenir ?
A) L`huile de vison est une huile qui est fabrique a base de la graisse de l`animale Vison. L`animal vison est une animale haraam a la consommation et donc ses partie son aussi haraam a utuliser. Cette huile est tres repandu dans les produits d`entretien du cuir et ainsi dans les cosmétiques.
  Q) Please confirm if the following product  halal or haram :Hair style gel contaning benzyl alcohol?
A) Avoid.

Q) Is eve soap halal? What soaps can we use?
A) Halal. All soaps are ok.

Q) What creams are halal for a woman to remove unwanted hairs?
A) Any creams ok except with haraam ingredients.
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