Extremely long hair causing headaches

Q: My daughter is 15 years old and has knee length hair. The weight of it is causing headaches almost everyday. Will it be permissible to trim a ruler
length of hair?


A: Yes, if it is causing pain she may trim it slightly.

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


Answered by:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)