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Mehmet Oz, MD, Cardiology, answeredThe term "hypoallergenic" is often used with a variety of skin care products. Typically, these products are less likely to cause allergic reactions.
Hypoallergenic indicates that a product is less likely to cause allergic reactions. This term was originally invented in reference to cosmetics but has also been used in reference to jewelry and animals.
Hypoallergenic means that it is less likely to cause a reaction or an allergy.