Using tissue papers when performing Istinjaa’

Question 18: In Britain we use tissue paper when performing Istinjaa’ (cleansing the private parts with water after urination or defecation). Do we have to use water after using tissues?

Answer: All Praise be to Allaah Alone and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger, his family, and Companions. It is permissible to use tissue paper and the like for Istijmaar (cleansing the private parts with hard material after urination or defecation)… read more here.