Section: Questions Category: Halacha
|Halacha - Chaptick on Tisha B'av|
|Submitted by Hannah Answered by Rav Peretz Moncharsh|
Yes. Even though it would be similar to anointing, which is one of the 5 acts forbidden on Tisha B'Av, but when done for medicinal purposes, such as to treat dry uncomfortable skin, it is permitted.