Definition of hypoallergenic in English:



  • (especially of cosmetics and textiles) relatively unlikely to cause an allergic reaction.

    • ‘It is also non-toxic and hypo-allergenic to livestock and humans.’
    • ‘Whatever diet you provide, it needs to be hypo-allergenic for your individual dog.’
    • ‘The range currently includes soap bars and a hypo-allergenic washing powder.’
    • ‘Can't she pick out her own Zircon and hypo-allergenic steel?’
    • ‘Time for Gene Wilder to do a sequel called ‘Old Franksteen’ where he'd have a hypo-allergenic cat named ‘Franken-kitty’.’
    • ‘I have even tried hypo-allergenic brands, but my face gets bright red and puffs up no matter which brand I try.’
    • ‘Make sure that all of their skincare is hypo-allergenic and formulated for sensitive and dry skin.’
    • ‘You can purchase hypo-allergenic food from James Wellbeloved, a producer of dried food.’