Selling lipstick that contains alcohol

Q: I am retailing make up and have an item in stock which is a lipstick that contains alcohol. Is it permissible to sell or use?

A: Yes, it is permissible, but avoid using it. It is possible that you may lick your lip and the alcohol may go into you.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)