A questioner asks if we can use products with alcohol like perfume as long as the alcohol is not made from grapes? Mufti Abdur Rahman ibn Yusuf explains.
Short Answer: While Prophet Muhammad did burn incense to make his house and masjid (mosque) smell nice, it wasn’t specified to have been on Fridays. It’s OK to burn incense or oil any day of the week, so long as our burning it is not in association with any false beliefs about protection from evil. Salam alaykum waRahmat Allah …
Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) used to love cleanliness and good scent. It was highlighted, in many hadiths, his love of fragrance and good scent like musk and ambergris.
What is the Islamic ruling on wearing perfumes that contain alcohol?