Why Do Some People Become Ugly?
Have you ever wondered why so many people who were bright and beautiful as children become ugly as they grow older?
Hence some of the salaf used to say, ‘If a person of innovation were to dye his beard every day, the dye of innovation would remain on his face.’
...Well, wonder no more – Shaykh al-Islām Ibn Taymīyyah (raḥimahullāh) explains to us:
“The person who is righteous and honest, his honesty is manifest from the radiance on his face, and his honesty can be known from the glow that is on his face, likewise the (opposite for the) sinful one and the liar...