I’ve been there, done that! I too love ‘rocking the high heels’ when I get dressed up and love how they make my legs look nicer, and I like being taller too! The millions of women who will be squeezing their feet into uncomfortable high heels today because they believe that the pain will be worth it – because the shoes really do make you look better. While I do not wear heels every day, I bite the painful bullet when I do and keep Advil in my purse to help the burning sensation that begins after about an hour……
Researchers have found that heels can ’emphasize femininity’ and change the way the entire body moves. Women wearing heels were rated as more attractive than when wearing flat shoes, even when those making the judgement are unable to see faces or bodies.
I cannot even imagine guys going through such pain just to look good. My husband has no sympathy for me when I complain that my feet are hurting when I am wearing heels. he just shakes his head and says “why do you even wear them if they hurt so much?”
When you think about all the painful things we ladies do to look good, from waxing our eyebrows and legs to the most painful ‘bikini wax…..is there anything that painful that guys do just to look good?
We asked the GUYS: High heels: HOT of NOT?
Get tips on how to wear heels without pain here in Shape.