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TAGS:Tisha B'Av
Halacha - Deodorant on Tisha B'Av
Submitted by dw  Answered by Rav Peretz Moncharsh

Yes you may and it makes no difference which type. The Biur Halacha 554:15 concludes that anointing for sanitary purposes and not enjoyment is permitted on Tisha b'Av.

posted:2012-07-12 04:39:13

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