Body

Can Jews Get Body Piercings? A Conservative Perspective

It's not prohibited, but Jewish theology and ethics raise serious questions about what statements we make with body piercing.

Tattooing in Jewish Law

A Conservative ruling on body ink.

Jewish Men and Facial Hair: Beards, Sidelocks (Peyas) and Shaving

All agree that there is no ban on shaving with an electric razor, but for many, beards have become a powerful symbol of Jewish manhood.