Can Perfumes Containing Alcohol be used?
The Dietary Shari‘ah
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Answered by Dr. Shehzad Saleem

Is using of perfume, deodorant, anti-prespirant etc which have alcohol, permitted. If yes, then can you pray while wearing them? If not, what alternatives do we have?


It should remain clear that the prohibition of alcohol pertains to its oral use as an intoxicant. Consequently, perfumes and deodorants which contain alcohol can be used.


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