A pair of heels can transform your outfit – and your confidence. They can make you feel empowered and ready to take on the world. You’re rocking out to the perfect rhythm in your head as you strut past other office-goers on the way to work. Not to mention, you simply love how long your legs look in those nude pumps.

The dagger-like pain that cuts through your feet seems like a minor inconvenience for those who believe that there’s no beauty without pain. But what if this daily pain is putting your health at risk? If high heels are your choice of footwear, read on to find out how this innocent act might be harming you.

Text: Divyata Raut / Shape Singapore / May 2018
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