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What is the ruling on using moisturizing lip balms while fasting?

What is the ruling on using moisturizing lip balms while fasting?

Answer

Lip balm takes the same ruling as oils and creams. It does not invalidate fasting provided it is absorbed by the lips and is not swallowed.
And God the Almighty knows best.
 

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