Scalp micro-pigmentation

Q: I am suffering from alopecia (hair loss condition) there's this one treatment I could do which is called scalp micropigmentation, it involves tattooing of the head making it look like a shaved head. Is this permissible in Islam

A: Tattooing is impermissible.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)