Hypoallergenic tape means tape that does not contain the most common allergens that people who are allergic to tape experience.
Common Allergies: the most common allergy people experience in medical tapes is latex. Hypoallergenic tapes are latex-free and free of 90 percent of allergens.
Adhesives: some people experience allergies to the tape adhesives. If you experience this type of allergy, try a silicone based adhesive. One popular tape with a silicone based adhesive is Kind Removal Tape by 3M.