With Summer upon us, flip flops seem fitting for the warmer weather. Before you slip into a pair of flimsy sandals, you might want to consider options that provide proper arch support and comfortability. Summertime can bring out the worst in foot and heel pain as we transition to different shoes for our outdoor lifestyle. Choosing supportive shoes that are comfortable, breathable and lightweight is vital for healthy feet. Here are a few of my top shoe choices from Healthy Feet Store for both men and women that are perfect for all your summer adventures.
The Washable Walker Evolution provides you with the perfect fit, trendy design and comfort. This athletic, lace up mesh shoe guarantees elevated comfort due to the flexible cushioning and free movement of the body for all of your outdoor activities.The high level of breathability makes The Washable Walker Evolution an excellent walking shoe for warmer weather.
Engineered to improve maneuverability, this pair of espadrille style shoes keeps your feet comfortable throughout the day with cushioned arch and heel support. The soft uppers, padded collar and padded tongue collectively offer skin protection against abrasions that often lead to bruises and blisters. Enjoy maximum footwear breathability and complete moisture control with Trotters Accent.
Season by Dansko combines both style and stability thanks to a beveled heel and soft leather. A cushioned footbed offers comfort and prevents fatigue with an easy-to-adjust design. This pair of shoes is lightweight and has a sturdy midsole with roomy construction that allows wiggle space. Turn your summer footwear trendy and dependable with Season by Dansko.
The Naot Dorith Women's Slide Sandal has a gladiator design with a hook and loop strap, as well as a backstrap for added stability and support. This sandal has a great fit, as it molds to the foot with wear. The footbed is designed with hallux support to keep the foot in place and prevent the foot from slipping forward. Treat your feet to stylish and comfortable gladiator sandals this summer.
The Vionic Tide men's flip flop is biomechanically developed to improve foot functionality with arch support and a deep heel cup, which minimizes discomfort from plantar fasciitis, flat feet, heel pain, and back pain. The lightweight and flexible medium-density midsole is shock absorbent to minimize impact on hard surfaces. You can feel and look good during your next warm-weather outing.
Dr. Jeffrey S. Hurless
DPM, FACFAS Board Certified Foot & Ankle Surgeon/Podiatrist
Medical Director, HealthyFeetStore.com