Foot health: the unsung hero of whole-body happiness.
Your feet might be the hardest working part of your body. They carry the load, set the course, bear the weight and form the foundation. Our feet are fine-tuned instruments, with 26 bones, 30 joints and countless ligaments, tendons and muscles, all working in unison to function properly. They're responsible for shock absorption, weight distribution and alignment of the whole body. And yet most people's feet get a raw deal. You squeeze them into shoes that don't quite fit, because what's a little toe pain in the grand scheme of things? You revel in the relief of kicking off your shoes at the end of the day, because how would you even know you'd worked hard if your feet didn't ache? You wear thin, flimsy flips because they look cute. It's all par for the course, you say. But it needn't be. And if we want to get the best out of our bodies, we should pay more attention to the parts of us putting in the hard yards. Sure your calves look amazing in high-heels, but are those extra inches worth the pain they can cause through conditions like Plantar Fasciitis?
They're responsible for shock absorption, weight distribution and alignment of the whole body. And yet most people's feet get a raw deal.
When we put our feet under excess strain without proper support it can cause fatigue and stress injuries, and have far-reaching effects throughout the body. Shin splints, chronic discomfort in the knees and hips, and even back pain can all start with neglecting your feet. So why not take a simple step to keep your body functioning on top form? The SOLE signature shape helps give just the right amount of load-bearing assistance, while still allowing natural movement. This means you still get the most out of all those bones, joints and muscles working the way they're supposed to, they're just taking less strain with each movement. SOLE footbeds offer dynamic customized support to ensure your feet are getting the help they need, so your body's foundation stays firm and true through long hours in your favourite boots or shoes. Our oh-so-comfortable sandals offer a summer-ready option to keep your feet feeling great, and looking great to boot. Take care of your whole body and feel the satisfaction of a hard day's work that ends with pain-free feet. You won't know how comfortable your feet can be until you feel it.