25 May '12, 1pm

Fact or Myth? Wearing Heels will Deform your Feet by the age of 40

Fact or Myth? Wearing Heels will Deform your Feet by the age of 40

In ancient China, binding girl’s feet to prevent them from growing was the custom. Small and narrow feet were considered delicate. Generations of Chinese women could not walk properly (and hence escape from their husbands) because of their deformed feet. So there is something to the thought that forcing your feet into a certain position will deform them. What happens if you don’t do it at childhood? What if you restrict your feet after they’ve finished developing? Will it hurt them? Is the idea that heels will deform your feet by the age of 40 a fact or a myth?

Full article: http://www.shoeaholicsanonymous.com/styles/heels/fact-or-...

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