It's not a word in any medical literature (just used for advertising purposes) ...except if someone is writing a critique on the subject.
The University of Toronto medical library and looking at two of best medical dictionaries there show no entry for hypoallergenic. The word does, however, appear in the Oxford English Dictionary. The venerable publication describes hypoallergenic as "a diminished potential for causing an allergic reaction."
Cosmetic companies first came out with "hypoallergenic" more on a basis so the consumer wouldn't actually ask if all the blurb on that particular product actually worked. The FDA did want the word removed, but the cosmetic companies said if this was the case then the price would go up on cosmetic products.
However, there are dog breeds (new breeds) coming out (gene pool) making a dog so-called hypoallergenic, but be wise, the magic word they use is "fur" and Allergies don't come from the fur of the dog, but the dander from the skin.
If a particular product is hypoallergenic, it will indicate so on the packaging. You will need to check each item because brands don't make their items hypoallergenic across the board.
Bed Bath and Beyond is a great store to find hypoallergenic pillow cases. The most popular brands of hypoallergenic pillow cases are Duro-Med, Allersoft, and Aller-Ease. All three of these brands make quality hypoallergenic pillow cases at affordable prices.
Some of the companies that make organic and hypoallergenic sheets are Allergy Guard Direct, Kumi Kookoon, Micro Max, and Hyperclean. They all generally use an organic cotton material that is both organic and hypoallergenic.
Rats are not hypoallergenic
Yes they are hypoallergenic
Yes they are hypoallergenic
Yes, most of the pillows that are hypoallergenic are made out of the same materials as feather pillows with the exception that the hypoallergenic pillows have been treated to make them that way.
Yes, a poodle is hypoallergenic
yes chinchillas are hypoallergenic.
No mice can never be hypoallergenic :)
Yes, kinkajous are hypoallergenic. They do make good pets, but please do a LOT of research before you get one. I hope you enjoy your new pet!
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well if the cat that the hypoallergenic cat is mixed with isn't hypoall. then the cat isn't hypoallergenic. if the mix includes all hypoall. cats then the cat is hypoallergenic.
They actually shed a lot and are not hypoallergenic.
Yes they are a hypoallergenic breed
Yes they are Hypoallergenic
Are Birman cats hypoallergenic?
Guinea pigs are not hypoallergenic.
hypoallergenic polyurethane foam
There are no breeds of dogs that are hypoallergenic.
Not considered to be a great hypoallergenic dog.
It can only make you sick if the ring is not thorougly hypoallergenic.
The chemicals inside
Yes. Potbelly Pigs are hypoallergenic.