Personal Care Items

Introduction

Personal care items are used everyday by Muslims, mostly externally. Nevertheless,some of these products are not permissible due to the ingredients used in their production. In the list that follows we have divided these items by category and have listed the brands that are suitable for use by Muslims. items which are not considered suitable are those containing ingredients derived from the pig or other animals/insects whose use is considered as prohibited by Islamic Law (Shariah), as well as products containing ingredients derived from tissues of human beings. As far as possible details are provided on products which may be vegetarian in nature or otherwise. The halaal status given to the a product is in no way meant to endorse any particular brand or to in any way comment on its efficacy, validity or safety for use.

PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS WHICH ARE APPROVED AS SUITABLE FOR USE BY THE D.U.H.C

BAR SOAPS:

  • Kirkland Signature
  • Kirk Castille
  • Fine Soaps- All types
  • Irish Spring- All types
  • Lava
  • Murphy Oil Soap
  • Tom’s Of Maine- All types
  • Tone
  • Dial
  • Coast
  • Palmolive
  • Cashmere
  • Softsoap
  • Protex
  • 365
  • Crescent
  • Cetaphil
  • Lush

 

BODY LOTIONS AND MOISTURIZERS:

  • Cetaphil Moisturizing Lotion
  • Aveeno- All types
  • Lubriderm- All types
  • Eucerin
  • Nivea
  • Suave
  • Vaseline
  • Neutrogena
  • Dove
  • Amway – Artistry Brand Facial and Skin Care Products
  • Lush

 

BODY WASH:

  • Zest
  • Irish Spring
  • White Rain
  • St Ives
  • Ocean Fresh
  • Softsoap
  • Pure and Natural
  • Tom’s of Maine
  • Aveeno
  • Dove
  • Suave
  • Dial
  • Nivea

 

MOUTHWASH:

  • Crest Pro Health
  • Tom’s of Maine
  • Listerine Zero and Listerine Mouth Strips
  • Colgate Optic White

 

DEODORANTS:

  • Right Guard
  • Lady Speed Stick
  • Dove
  • Speed Stick
  • Almay
  • Brut
  • Suave
  • Degree
  • Soft and Dry
  • Old Spice
  • Arid XX
  • Arm and Hammer
  • Ban

 

TOOTHPASTES:

  • Sensodyne
  • Close Up
  • Pepsodent
  • Mentadent
  • Gleam
  • Aqua Fresh
  • Arm and Hammer
  • Aim
  • All Crest except Crest with Scope
  • All Colgate except Colgate Wisp
  • Ultra Brite

 

SHAMPOO AND CONDITIONER:

  • Prell
  • Aussie
  • White Rain
  • Axe and Axe-Anti Dandruff
  • Softsoap
  • L’oreal
  • Suave
  • Dove
  • Matrix
  • Pert
  • Garnier Fructis
  • VO5
  • Lush
  • Bodyshop

SKIN CARE

Noxemaif oleic acid is not present.

Jergens

Bodyshop

Lush

Neutrogena Facial Cleanser

Vaseline Petroleum Jelly

 

HAIR CARE

Igora                              Essensity

Bonacure                      Seah

3d Men                          Osis

Silhouette                      Supreme Keratin

Lush                               Clear

COSMETICS:

  • Sacha Cosmetics- All cosmetics and perfumes
  • Nonicare- All Products
  • Mac’s

Liquid Hand Soap

  • Dial
  • Softsoap
  • Flowershop

Denture Cleanser

  • Polident

Dental Floss

  • Oral B

Sunblock

Neutrogena- liquid lotion sunblock

Multi Vitamin Nourishing Moustrizer Sun Protection

Baby Care

Johnson and Johnson Products

Vaseline Baby Petrolem Jelly

After Shave

  • Barasol
  • pure silk

Toothbrushes

Reach

Please Note: Due to the vast amount and variety of products regarding this section, updates will be posted whenever available, so though a product is not listed does not mean it is not permissible to use HOWEVER, be cautious and read the ingredients of items before purchase and use for they may contain chemicals which are haraam e.g L Cistine is a chemical found in human hair which is being used in many daily products, as such be responsible and take precaution In Sha Allaah.

 

 

 

Institute of Higher Islamic Studies & Secondary Education