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Is nail polish allowed over wudu


assalam u alaikum can you please tell me if wearing nail polish and doing wudu over it is allowed? what if we do wudu first then put on the nail polish? two pakistani scholars, maulana mohammed ishaq and dr javed ghamidi have said it is ok if we do wudu first, then put on nail polish. i found a total of 5 scholars who said it is ok. i got vaneers put on my front teeth to close up a gap, purely for cosmetic reasons, not medical reasons. i read that wudu is permissible over the vaneers because it becomes part of our natural teeth. isn’t nail polish the same, doesn’t it become part of our natural nail then? why is vaneers for cosmetic reasons, to look better, allowed, but not nail polish? can you please tell me your opinion about this? jazakallah Khair


Waalykum salam 

Thank you for your Question.
Wearing nail polish after wudhoo is perfectly fine because before it causes a layer on your nails which acts as a Barrier for the water of wudho and or ghusl to reach the actual body part I.e your nail. But that is not the case with the vaneers.

Kind regards

Naajiya Jaffery