- Washing the face at least once
- Washing both hands, up to and including the elbows, at least once
- Wiping the head at least once:
- All of the head, according to Maliki and Hanbali
- ¼ of the head, according to Hanafi
- As few as 3 hairs, according to Shafa’i
- Washing both feet at least once
*Note: make sure there is nothing covering the body parts that must be washed for ablution that would prevent water from touching the area: ex., paint, wax, nail polish, tight ring, etc.