Can Halal Cosmetics Outgrow Their Niche?

  Cosmetics brands are edging into a potentially lucrative market as Muslim consumers become increasingly conscious of halal beauty productsCosmetics brands are edging into a potentially lucrative market as Muslim consumers become increasingly conscious of halal beauty products. SEOUL, Korea — In one of Seoul’s busiest neighbourhoods lies Myeongdong 8-gil, better known to locals as “Cosme Road.” It’s been dubbed […]

How people in Muslim countries prefer women to dress in public

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An important issue in the Muslim world is how women should dress in public. A recent survey from the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research conducted in seven Muslim-majority countries (Tunisia, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Turkey), finds that most people prefer that a woman completely cover her hair, but not necessarily her face. Only in Turkey […]

Somewhere in America, Muslim Women are 'Cool'

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It’s a bit sad that I’m ambivalent about writing this column. After voicing my critiques on the subject on Twitter, I was attacked as being ’a hater,’ ’catty,’ ‘jealous,’, ‘emotional’, ‘judgmental’ and, my favourite one, a ‘feminazi with a political agenda.’ tamoxifen us As if there’s any other kind of feminazi. Why the attacks? Because I, like many Muslim men and, more importantly, women, feel really uneasy about […]