Footic specializes in the production of barefoot shoes designed to allow feet to function naturally and healthily. Their products aim to mimic the feeling of walking barefoot while offering the protection that shoes provide.
Barefoot shoes from Footic have several distinct characteristics:
- An anatomically shaped toe box, providing ample space for toes to move naturally.
- A thin, flexible sole, allowing the foot to experience a full range of motion and perceive the surface it walks on.
- No elevated heel or raised toe (zero drop), which doesn’t weaken the transverse and longitudinal arches and doesn’t shift the center of gravity.
- Absence of extra arch support, enabling the arch to strengthen and work independently.
These shoes support natural foot development and functionality. This is particularly important as the human foot is a complex system consisting of 26 bones, 33 joints, and over 100 muscles, tendons, and ligaments. When allowed to function naturally, the foot can adapt to various terrains and contribute to a healthier walking pattern.
Footic’s barefoot shoes also address some of the issues of conventional footwear such as restrictive toe boxes, thick soles, and unnecessary arch support that can cause the feet to weaken.
Besides functionality, Footic ensures that their shoes are stylish, reflecting the modern need for appearance alongside usage.
For walking barefoot without compromising protection and style, thereby promoting a more active and natural lifestyle. It’s a mindful approach to footwear that considers not just comfort but overall health and body alignment.