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Preventative Footwear

Consumers opt for shoes that prevent injury or the development of ailments

Implications - Consumers are becoming hyper-aware of the ways they are at risk during daily routines, which has prompted the adoption of preventative footwear to avoid injury. As alternative health becomes more prevalent, the incorporation of risk mitigation into products will continue.
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6 Featured, 54 Examples:
153,208 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Sep 14 — Nov 17
Trending:
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Featured Examples

Run-Suggesting Shoes
Run-Suggesting Shoes
The UA SpeedForm Gemini 3 RE Smart Shoes Determine Exercise Intensity
The UA SpeedForm Gemini 3 RE is a smart running shoe designed to prevent injuries in runners. The footwear from Under Armour also syncs to an app (UA MapMyRun), so wearers can monitor their fitness... MORE
Reflexology Massage Sandals
Reflexology Massage Sandals
These Sandals with Built-In Stones Offer Foot Reflexology on the Go
An ancient form of Chinese therapy is what inspired these modern natural massage sandals from FreshGadgetz. The Reflexology Natural Stone Acupressure Massage Sandal have a sole design that is... MORE
Motion-Promoting Shoes
Motion-Promoting Shoes
These Kids' Basketball Shoes Are Inspired By Nike's Signature Athletes
Kids’ basketball shoes simply have to be designed to promote comfort and motion—the former is imperative when you consider how fast kids’ feet grow, while the latter speaks to... MORE
3D-Printed Diabetic Insoles
3D-Printed Diabetic Insoles
These 3D-Printed Shoe Inserts are Created Using 3D Scans of the Foot
Those who have diabetes are at a much higher risk for a number of problems including with their feet, so these shoe inserts are created using a customized method to ensure optimal foot health.... MORE
Sturdy Wooden Footwear
Sturdy Wooden Footwear
The Pébiott Artisanal Wooden Shoes Encourage Healthy Feet
Wooden shoes are associated with traditions of the past, but the Pébiott Artisanal Wooden Shoes look to bring them back into relevancy for modern consumers. Featuring a sturdy wooden sole, the... MORE
Winterized Sheepskin Shoe Inserts
Winterized Sheepskin Shoe Inserts
'Bear Soles' Provide Warmth and Support for Feet in the Winter
Those out there that find their feet get quite cold during the winter months will appreciate the design of the ‘Bear Soles’ shoe inserts. Designed as an effective means of keeping your... MORE

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