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Ruling on hair extensions

Question

What is the ruling on women wearing hair extensions?

Answer

Praise be to Allah.

Praise be to Allaah.

Women are forbidden to add extensions to their hair, whether they are made of hair or anything else, if they could be mistaken for hair, because of the reports that have been narrated concerning that.

Source: Fataawa al-Lajnah al-Daa’imah, 5/193