Mersi Halal Nail Polish Faq


There are two factors that make Mersi nail polish halal, and both are due to the unique formula it’s made with. Our nail polish is vegan, meaning it doesn’t contain animal by-products. It’s also breathable, which makes it water permeable.

Can I pray with halal nail polish?

Breathable nail polish is made with a unique formula that allows water and oxygen to permeate through it. This permeability makes it possible to perform Ablution/Wudu with it on. However, in order to ensure water touches the nail bed when performing Ablution, rubbing each nail under running water is required.


Is gel polish Halal?

No, typical nail polish tends to contain animal byproducts unless it's vegan. Typical nail polish is not breathable.


Is Mersi nail polish vegan?

Yes, we are strongly against the use of animal byproducts and animal testing within cosmetics. Every product made by Mersi is and always will be vegan and cruelty-free.


Is Mersi nail polish halal?

Yes, our nail polish is 100% vegan made in accordance with halal specifications. It's also made with a breathable formula that makes it water and oxygen permeable.

How do you use halal nail polish?

During application, we recommend a max of two thin layers of nail polish to maintain water permeability. When performing Ablution, rubbing each nail under running water thoroughly is required to ensure water touches the nail bed.