Working on your feet throughout the day can really be painful and wearing the wrong shoes can add to the pain.

You may encounter several issues such as poor posture, shoulder stiffness, low back pain, painful feet, sore muscles, fatigue if you are wearing the wrong shoes.

To be honest, if you are wearing a perfect pair of shoes you can conquer freaking Mt. Everest and if you are not – you can barely move.

So, ladies and gentlemen without much ado, let’s hit the list of the Best Shoes for Standing All Day – For Women and Men

Best Shoes for Standing All Day For Men

1. Nike Men’s Flex Rn 5

Nike Men’s Flex Rn 5 - Best shoes for standing all day

No one can beat the runner’s heat better than Nike. Available in preferably all vibrant colors Flex Rn 5 will take your running experience to a whole new level.

With its new improved rubber sole and mesh body Flex Rn will let you run an extra mile. For an outstanding comfort run, Flex Rn 5 has IU mid-sole. Its 8mm heel-toe offset encourages a natural stride.

Flex Rn 5 is breathable and has a single upper mesh layer with no-sew overlays for a lightweight supportive fit. Its Minimal Green rubber Outsole with pods in high-wear areas, makes it all time durable.

 Pros Cons
tickOne of the best runner shoe availablecrossSize may be a bit tight
tickComfort is one thing that is totally assured
tickVery light weight

2. New Balance Men’s M1540V2 – Best Running Shoe for Standing All Day

The New Balance Men’s M1540V2 has one of the best motion controls which will give you an extra edge while running, walking and all day standing.

The shoe is made with synthetic fabric and is available in basic grayish black color. New Balance is popular for creating shoes which help athletes achieve their goals.

Weighing around 1.6 ounces (0.1 pounds) this lightweight shoe has a different level of foot support. With features like motion control, padded and breathable mesh tongue & collar with the Roll Bar support system you can stand as long as you want.

 Pros Cons
tickThese shoes are best for athletic and standing for long hours toocrossThese may be heavier than your running shoe
tickIt has motion control which lets you run like a cheetah

3. Nike Air Zoom Vomero 10

One company that doesn’t stop experimenting with its shoes is Nike. They always come up with something spicy and exciting. This shoe comes up with the new improved “Flywire Technology”. The Flywire technology has strategically placed filaments which function as cable of a suspension bridge.

Colorful options are something that Nike will always provide you with. A catchy lace structure to provide tighter and centralized fit.

On one hand, these shoes are highly comfortable, good looking and perfect partner for all day standing jobs, running and gym sessions, though they are a little heavy on your pocket

The “Zoom Air” unit, cushion impact shock into responsive energy return and a rubber crash pad soften the impact to keep you moving.

 Pros Cons
tickMakes feet feel good for a changecrossMay produces weird sound after couple of months
tickGreat shoes for gym sessions too

4. Skechers 76995 Synergy-Flex Gripper

For all those men who have a superhero job, there feet need requires some extra care. If this is the kind of job you are in, then honestly, this is the best buy for you out of all Top 10 shoes for standing all day range.

This shoe has everything extra for you. Extra comfort, extra protection and extra on looks too.

To protect you from any falling object, it has an “Alloy safety toe” (ASTM F2413-05 I75 C75 standards).

If you are an IT guy or if your job doesn’t involve site work, then this may not be a smart buy for you. Still, if you want to taste the thunder… you can go for these.

This shoe is slip resistant (ASTM FM1677-05) and provides traction for a confident walk during wet conditions and also is great for standing on concrete all day

Skechers has taken care of electric prone areas too, as this shoe has an electric hazard safe design (ASTM F2413-05EH). This will add an extra layer of protection on insulated surfaces to help prevent shock in electric shock prone areas.

 Pros Cons
tickThese shoes will protect you from all possible environmental hazard crossThe size chart might be a little confusing
tickIt has extra protection layer to protect you from electric shocks
tickThis shoes are very comfortable to wear

5. Clarks Men’s Portland 2 Tie Casual Shoe

If you are the type of guy who likes it rough and tough yet stylish, then this shoe fits in your comfort zone. An awesome casual shoe from Clarks Men’s Portland 2, which will give you an all day long comfort while standing on concrete as well and to stay active at the same time.

This shoe has a leather finish and comes in two casual shades – black leather and brown leather. It has a tough rubber sole which will give you an extra grip on your baby’s day out.

Though this shoe has a terrific body, but it is slightly heavier than other contemporary shoes. Also, if you are not a leather shoe fan then this shoe may not excite you.

The shaft measures approximately 3.5 inches from the arch, heel measures approximately 1.5 inches and the platform measures 0.5 inches.

The instant lace-up shoe features a rugged whip stitched toe and padded collar in contrast stretch fabric.

 Pros Cons
tickThis shoe has an extra grip which gives you the confidence to go where ever you wantcrossThese shoes are slightly heavy
tickIt has tough rubber sole which gives extra grip all the time

…if you do a job which is no less than combat field we have a good alternative for you

6. Crocs unisex Bistro Clog

When it comes to waterproof, slip resistant and comfortable footwear Crocs just comes on the top of the list. In our list of shoes for standing all day, Crocs deserves a special mention.

The Bistro Clog is designed especially for the ones in the food industry as Crocs tread meets industries slip resistant standards (ASTM F1677). It has an enclosed design and thicker metatarsal area which helps from kitchen slips.

You need to wear these Crocs with care as they are meant to be worn indoors (kitchen etc.) and not to be worn in rough areas.

So ladies, if you have been searching for something to wear in your kitchen while you are cooking for the whole town and your kitchen is a mess then these Crocs may come to your rescue.

These Crocs are easy to clean, just apply some soap and rinse with water. To give you a message like feeling this footwear has a foot bed too.

 Pros Cons
tickThis is a perfect kitchen shoecrossThe shoe doesn’t have good arch support
tickThis shoe has high comfort level as compared to other shoes
tickEasily washable shoes, you don’t have to worry too much of washing it

7. Alegria Chairman

If there is anything that can match up to your expectation of style and comfort then Alegria Chairman tops the list. With its full stain resistant leather body and an elegant side-buckle, make a style statement wherever you go.

You no more have to worry about comfort while you are standing all day or going to a party as Alegria Chairman has already taken care of it. It has a memory foam footbed which will make you dance to every song.

There can be only one possible reason for you to, not buy this shoe and that is… if you are not in love with leather slip-ons.

Alegria Chairman has an open back so it is really easy it to slip-in. This shoe is perfect if you are the go-getter employee. It has a special non-slip polyurethane outsole which is perfect for office use.

 Pros Cons
tickThese shoes are both comfortable and stylishcrossThis shoe is quite heavy in size
tickThe material used in making these shoes is washable an easy to maintain

…moving ahead, we have an amazing option to give you a totally professional look instantly.

8. Dr. Martens 1461 Gibson Oxford Shoe

Looking for something professional and comfortable? Dr Martens 1461 will help you out. A typical office shoe, with an extra comfort edge which will help you to stand all day and do your work.

It has a 1.25-inch heel which will give you a classy formal look. To give you extra comfort this shoe has a padded foot bed too.

A simple yet classy shoe with leather lace up Oxford featuring a logo embossed lateral heel and signature yellow stitched welt will make you stand out of the crowd.

 Pros Cons
tickThere can be nothing as good as these shoes for your office wearcrossLittle heavy weight
tickPadded food bed for extra comfort which will help you stand long hourscross

Are you a little old school when it comes to shoe choices? Yes? Good, we have a good option coming your way.

9. Propet Galway Walker Slip On’s

A typical old school slip-on which is nothing less in comfort end and now on looks too. Propet Galway Walker Slip On’s have leather finish with a synthetic sole which all together are very comfortable. Do a standing job, go to an office, library or evening walks, this will be there for you all day long.

It has polyurethane sole which makes it more durable and shock absorbent. Propet Galway has a Polyyou air insole which keeps odors and moisture at bay. While padded collar provides comfort the twin elastic gores give an easy on and off experience.

If you are looking for something peppy, young and college going then this won’t be a good option for you. Though a dapper outgoing look is always appreciated

This shoe is hand stitched which makes it more flexible than ever.

 Pros Cons
tickThese shoes are ready to slip in and outcrossThough comfortable while wearing but the looks aren’t good
tickOdor free and breathable shoes
tickHave a good amount of cushion inside

It’s time for your feet to sing a happy song…

10. Dr Comfort Douglas Therapeutic Diabetic shoe

You say comfort we say, Dr Comfort Douglas. This pair of shoes takes personal care of your feet for those “not so good days”. This shoe is made with special Lycra material with seamless and padded body, it has a sole made with a combination of leather and rubber.

Dr Comfort Douglas is highly promising shoe and is one of the best shoes for the ones with foot problems. Made with lightweight leather and Lycra which has a Velcro strap attached to it.

The aim of this shoe is to give high comfort to the one who is wearing it. This shoe is filled with extra soft padding gel, which makes it little heavy which may slow down your speed

If you are looking for high-class comfort while you wear it all day or are just going for camping, this shoe won’t disappoint you.

This shoe has a Dr. Comfort Gel insert along with it (*brownie point*). Also, if you are looking for a Ranger hiker boot this is the best buy as this has a stretch fabric which will give you good comfort.

 Pros Cons
tickThe level of comfort these shoes have is crossIts high end features make it heavier than other shoes
tickDr Comfort Gel Insert included for extra care of your feet
tickThe overall look of the shoe is fantastic and stylish

Best Shoes for Standing All Day – Women

Ladies it’s time for you to taste unbeatable comfort with the list of the Best Women’s Shoes for Standing All Day Long.

1. Nike Flex experience Rn3

Ideal shoes by Nike for running, which provides natural motion, but are also very much suitable for other activities like walking and standing. It has articulated phyllite, which gives a lightweight ride and a great transition.

The upper body of the shoe is made of a mesh like material which allows good breathability, if it is worn for a long period of time.

If you are a fan of Nike’s color range of shoes, then this shoe may disappoint as it has limited option. Though honestly those two colors are “pick n run”.

To provide great lockdown, Nike has added a special inner sleeve construction to RN 3. Rubber pods present in toe and heel make this shoe highly wearable. RN 3 has a simple pattern and reduced layering which makes it flexible.

 Pros Cons
tickGood for your feet for long hourscrossMay skid in indoors
tickIt is flexible which makes its wear and tear durable
tickThe upper mesh is very breathable

If you are a runner babe then here comes a good shoe for you…

2. New Balance Women’s 1540V2

Life is incomplete without a comfortable pair of running shoes. To boost your daily fitness regime presenting the New Balance Women’s 1540V2. This shoe is made in the USA with a synthetic body and a durable rubber sole to give you “A class” experience.

With features like maximum support running and standing, breathable mesh panel and dual-density foam collar this shoe will give you some serious results.

This shoe is a little heavier. Though if you are comfortable with heavier ones you can still be very happy with this one.

This shoe has a 10mm of heel to toe drop. Also, this shoe is made with no-sew material which has Roll Bar lateral and medial rear foot stability.

 Pros Cons
tickIt has a rear foot stability for extra comfort crossIt has a small toe area
tickIt has a rear foot stability for extra comfort
tickWell breathing material used

3. Nike Women Air Vomero 10

Another exceptional running shoe from the house of Nike to make your morning and night running praiseworthy. They are so comfortable that you can wear them all day long. The upper body of this shoe is made with new improved fly mesh combined with dynamic Flywire technology for breathability, lockdown and comfort.

Its dual density cushion mid-sole features softer foam in the forefoot and harder foam in the heel area giving you the perfect balance.

If you are flat footed the arch support of this shoe may make you uncomfortable. But once you get used to it you will feel getting better.

Vomero 10 has the special Nike zoom in the heel and forefoot area for extra support. These shoes have Duralon rubber in the forefoot and high abrasion rubber in the heel which gives you high traction and cushioning.

 Pros Cons
tickThis shoe is great for runners as well as staying comfortable all day longcrossThis might not be a good option for flat footed
tickNike Zoom adds support to both heel and forefoot
tickWide variety of colors to choose from

4. Skechers Sports Loving Life memory foam

A great indoor and outdoor sport casual slip on sneaker. Made with synthetic / textile material and an imported outsole Skechers sport is one of the best options for standing all day shoes.

It has a memory foam insole which takes the shape of your feet; giving it a massage-like feeling whenever you wear them. The flex groove outsole makes the shoe more comfortable for standing long hours and highly durable.

This shoe has a small forefoot area; so if you have broad feet this shoe may itch a bit in the beginning, but later it will loosen up a bit.

This shoe is available in three vibrant colors – multi color+black, blue+charcoal and plain black.

 Pros Cons
tickThese shoes are light weight and stylishcrossThe shoes has a bit narrow forefront
tickIt has a memory foam insole which makes them very comfortable
tickThe Flex Groove outsole makes it slip resistant
tickYou get a good brand with a affordable price

5. Clarks Haydn Harvest Flat – Best Women’s Dress Shoes for Standing All Day

“Office going ladies put your hand up” because the Clarks Haydn Harvest flat is made just for you. This party cum office shoe is made of 100% leather which makes this shoe highly durable.

Haydn Harvest comes in three amazing shades – black lizard print leather, brown lizard print leather and pebble pattern brown. It has a minimal heel height of 1 inch. This shoe has a durable imported rubber sole.

These shoes are the perfect combination of class and comfort which may make it a little less stylish than your stilettos. So if you are a heel girl these may not attract you much

This shoe has a leather upper with apron toe host and a unique reptilian texture throughout. With molded foot bed this shoe has a smooth fabric lining which will give you extra comfort which will make your experience of standing all day better than ever.

 Pros Cons
tickA very comfortable for all day long supportcrossThis shoe is low on style quotient
tickIt has a moulded foot bed
tickAlso be good for people with plantar fasciitis

6. Crocs Unisex Bistro Clog

When it comes to waterproof, slip resistant and comfortable footwear Crocs just comes on the top of the list. In our list of shoes for standing all day, Crocs deserves a special mention.

The Bistro Clog is designed especially for the ones in the food industry as Crocs tread meets industries slip resistant standards (ASTM F1677). It has an enclosed design and thicker metatarsal area which helps from kitchen slips.

You need to wear these Crocs with care as they are meant to be worn indoors (kitchen etc.) and not to be worn in rough areas.

So ladies, if you have been searching for something to wear in your kitchen while you are cooking for the whole town and your kitchen is a mess then these Crocs may come to your rescue.

These Crocs are easy to clean, just apply some soap and rinse with water. To give you a message like feeling this footwear has a foot bed too.

 Pros Cons
tickThis is a perfect kitchen shoecrossThe shoe doesn’t have good arch support
tickThis shoe has high comfort level as compared to other shoes
tickEasily washable shoes, you don’t have to worry too much of washing it

Do you choose comfort over fashion? Then a lovely slip on is waiting for you.

7. Algeria Classic Clog

Made with leather and leather sole this footwear has a 1.5″ heel. This shoe has a flat base which maximizes contact with floor providing high stability. Its platform measures 1″ which will give a good walking time.

If you are looking for fashion and style this shoe is not your type. But if comfort is your “Question” then “Algeria Classic Clog” is your answer.

Its clog features a t-strap design and adjustable buckle which ensures a perfect fit. It has a soft foot bed which takes the shape of your feet. It has a removable insole which makes it easy to maintain and breathable.

 Pros Cons
tickEasy to wear and highly comfortablecrossThese shoes are not a good option for night outs or parties
tickThese shoes have a buckle on the strap which allows you to adjust the tightness
tickIf you have plantar fasciitis, these shoes are a good option for you

A near to perfect office shoe coming your way…

8. Dr Martens 1461 Three Eye Oxford

Why should boys have all the fun? A shoe which has all the professional and stylish features that are capable of helping you stand all day long in the office. Made with leather, this shoe comes in all funky colors – cherry red, red, coral canvas, cherry, floral blue and black.

The leather used is very high quality, and keep your feet in good shape. Also the height of this shoe is perfect and help you maintain good posture when you are standing for long hours.

Don’t think of wearing this shoe to the party as it will ruin the charm of your party look. Otherwise, this shoe is commendable.

Made with leather and rubber sole this shoe has a perfect bouncing sole for extra stride. This shoe has a 360-degree welt stitching and three eye lacing. It has a 1″ heel which is perfect for regular use.

 Pros Cons
tickPerfect dimension of heel and toecrossTypical office wear shoe, not for partying
tickThis shoe has a bouncing sole which gives extra stride
tickThese shoes are slip resistant

Waiting for something stylish? No worries next shoe will “pump” up your spirit…

9. Propet Taxi Pump

A sleek, stylish and easy to slip on office pump that will make you stand out of the crowd in your office. Made with leather, this pump has a synthetic sole which makes it resistant to water and slip.

This Taxi pump has a 3-inch heel which will make you look great in those pencil skirts. The upper area of this pump is made of premium leather and it has a smooth breathable leather lining too. These are the best women’s dress shoes for standing all day, which you can find.

This is an office shoe with heels. If you are comfortable while walking on a 3” heel; then you don’t have to worry about anything else.

You can wear these pumps possibly with any dress as they are available in numerous colors – Cayenne, black, oyster, black patent and navy.

Extra attention is paid while making this pump which in turn makes this shoe wearable than any other.

 Pros Cons
tickThis shoe has a comfortable heelcrossIf you don’t wear heels these may be little uncomfortable for you
tickYou can wear these with any dress
tickThe leather used is very breathable
tickWide range of sizes and colors available

Do you have a foot problem, then the next shoe will bring you relief…

10. Dr Comfort Annie Therapeutic Diabetic Extra Depth

A therapeutic diabetic shoe made with the finest quality products makes it the best buy if you have a foot problem. This shoe has good color options too – acorn, black, beige and blue.

These shoes are also great for and most comfortable for standing long hours, even if you don’t have diabetes.

With the entire comfort fitting and extra care taken to make this shoe wearable for diabetic patients this shoe is heavier than others. But it is high on comfort.

This shoe has extra depth (7/16″) and Dr Comfort gel insert included. It has a stylish Velcro closure which makes it a lightweight walkway shoe. The shoe cover is made with stretchable Lycra fabric with seamless and padded lining.

 Pros Cons
tickThese shoes are comfortable than any other shoe in the marketcrossIt has some extra weight
tickNot only these shoes are comfortable but stylish too
tickDr. Comfort gel insoles provide extra support while standing
Buyers Guide - The Final Verdict

Buyer’s Guide – The Final Verdict

There are a number of factors which you should consider while purchasing shoes for standing all day. These factors will assist you in taking the right decision for selecting these shoes.

You should be careful to choose shoes which offer the right support, the right kind of padding, construction materials and slip resistant soles. Considering these factors will surely help you in the long run as you will be protected from severe injuries while standing entire day and night.

Slip Resistant Soles

If your job requires you to stand throughout the day for working, it is a prerequisite that you should choose the right footwear. Slipping happens to be one of the most common problems, one may encounter while standing on the feet across the day.

You should make sure to purchase a shoe with slip resistant sole which will render comfort to you. These shoes can also bestow protection to you from various danger in the workplace.

If your job place has heavy equipment that can fall on you, you should strictly look for a shoe with the slip resistant sole. The special rubber in these shoes will help you in staying secure on the ground. Thus, these shoes can help you in standing on the feet for a longer time duration.

The Right Construction Materials

It is paramount that the shoes should have the right constructing materials. It is recommended to purchase a shoe with genuine leather as these materials are considered to be great for people standing all day.

Shoes of Genuine Leather

Genuine leather counts to be one of the most reliable clothing material for people who stand all day for hundred of years. Shoes made of these materials have stood the test of time and they are known to be the most sturdy materials.

These shoes stand second to none when it comes to comfort. Genuine leather plays an integral role in keeping your feet stretched.

These shoes have the best durability for years and confer protection to your feet from excess sweating.

Synthetic and Rubber Materials

Synthetic leather along with rubber is considered to be one of the most popular materials. It is the best option for people who are not willing to use animal products.

Materials of synthetic and rubber construction will render protection to your feet if you are working in a place where feet may get dirty at ease.

The shoes comprised of these materials are also preferred owing to their higher durability.

Arch and Heel Support

If you are looking for a shoe for standing all day, you should make sure that the shoes should have the right kind of arch and heel support. You should buy a shoe that comes with heel-to-toe differential.

These shoes are much better in comparison to shoes with barefoot style. Since the barefoot shoes do not come with raised heel, it may place huge tension on the feet while standing and thus create several problems for you.

It is integral that the shoes should have the right amount of arch support for keeping feet strong across the day.


Padding is another important factor you should consider while buying the shoes for standing through the day. The right amount of padding will confer protection and comfort to the feet.

Low Heels

It goes without saying that shoes that come with heels are not good for people standing all day.

These shoes are highly uncomfortable and may lead to severe pain. Hence, it is advisable to purchase shoes with low or no heels.


Standing all day is really hassle some. Hence, it is integral that you should purchase shoes that will support your feet.

It is best to wear shoes that come with cushioning. Hence, it is required to wear shoes of supreme quality that come along with a good midsole.

The midsole is the part of sole amidst the insole and outer sole. Avoid cheap shoes as they do not have a good quality of midsole. They are of low durability and will not impart decent support to you as well.


If you need to stand all day for your job, it is recommended that you should purchase a good pair of insoles. These shoes are certainly better for people suffering from Plantar Fasciitis.

The custom made insoles do not fit perfectly every time. However, if you are capable of fitting them in a perfect way, they will assist in healing feet at a faster rate.


Working in retail stores, hospitals, and production floor require you to stand throughout the day. You need to walk frequently during working hours as well.

Thus, it is a must to choose shoes that are lighter in weight. You should never walk wearing heavier shoes during work. Light weight shoes can render the best comfort to you while walking.

Keeping these factors in mind while purchasing these shoes will certainly be helpful for you. Every shoe is designed for a specific purpose.

Shoes which are made for standing throughout the day have specific features owing to which you can stand on your feet at ease for hours. Working will be much easier as you choose these shoes.

How are Standing Shoes Different from Walking Shoes

How are Standing Shoes Different from Walking Shoes?

Even if the regular running shoes and standing shoes appear identical, apparently, but a closer look will reveal several differences between the two.  Likewise, there are differences in terms of utility that both these options are meant to serve.

The paragraph’s underneath shall discuss the key points of differences between standing shoes and walking shoes.

Walking shoes supports the body mechanism in the course of motion 

The most crucial point of difference between standing and walking shoes lies on the point of the design.

Walking shoes get constructed in a style that makes it more flexible, contrasted with the standing shoes. These shoes feature a design that enables a higher range of motion as the forefoot rolls forward.

In comparison to the standing shoes, walking shoes provides better arch support. In comparison to the standing shoes, walking shoes features more cushioning that absorbs the shock produced during the course of walking.

Higher arching is featured in walking shoes as contrast to standing shoes

Another significant difference between walking and standing shoes is that in the case of former category of shoes, you will notice much higher arching.

This is done to ensure better shock absorption during the course of walking. Standing shoes will feature the least arching among all categories of footwear.

Walking shoes feature better water-resistant properties, in contrast to the standing shoes

The regular walking shoes come with waterproof and water-resistant properties, unlike the standing shoes. This is obvious as you will require crossing the waterlogged streets in the course of walking.

It is important to be aware of the differences between the walking and standing shoes as these shoes are meant to serve different utilities.

Pick the one that best fits your needs so that you can reap the maximum value for your money.

Factors to Consider while selecting shoes for standing all day

Important Factors To Consider When Selecting The Best Shoes For Standing All Day

Are you among those professionals who require standing throughout the day? If so, you need to ensure that you are wearing the standing shoes that are specially meant to support your feet in such occasions. Hence, it is important that you pick your standing shoes being wise and considerate.


A pair of carefully chosen standing shoe will make you feel comfortable and hence, you can concentrate better on your work.

This will boost the level of your efficiency and productivity. The paragraphs underneath will discuss the key factors you need considering while buying standing shoes.

1.  Consider the Materials

The material used for the construction of the shoe is one of the major points of consideration.

Materials of the shoe determine the aspects of style, comfort and durability. Hence, while buying a standing shoe, you should give maximum focus on materials used in making the shoe.

In this regard, you can opt for the shoes made from genuine leather, rubber shoes, synthetic leather shoes as well as the ones shaped with Synthetic mesh.

Note, each of these materials comes with their respective Pros and Cons.

Hence, before you are making your pick, you need to consider these points.

For instance, shoes constructed with a genuine leather material offer ultimate comfort, offer the longest durability and features aesthetic appearance, but on the other hand, leather shoes tend to turn a bit heavier, compared with the ones made with synthetic leather, rubber or other materials.

Likewise, synthetic materials can trigger skin eruptions in some cases; especially if you have more sensitive skin. Hence, you should decide on the material, considering their respective Pros & Cons as well as its suitability in your vase.

2.  Great Fittings for your Feet

Standing throughout the day exerts a great deal of pressure on your feet. You will not be able to concentrate on your work unless the shoe is offering you the coveted comfort and convenience.

Hence, you need to ensure that the shoe you are picking offers you the ultimate comfort for your legs.

If you have to ensure the comfort of the standing shoes, you should select a shoe, which offers you the perfect fitment. Unless the footwear is offering you the right fitment, you will feel uncomfortable and hence, it might affect your performance.

On the other hand, appearing to work, wearing a shoe which is not fitting in a right way, will exert more pressure on the feet and thus, it will turn impossible for you to stand for long hours.

In addition, such occurrence can enhance the chances of deformation of the heel and toe that can result in a devastating outcome.

3.  Support for the heel and arch

As if a general rule, you should ensure that you are choosing footwear that offers adequate support to the toe and heel. Considering the point that you will be standing throughout the day, such support will assist in ensuring that you are getting the adequate comfort.

You should always avoid footwear that features heel more than an inch. This is a point that is especially relevant for women.

Before you buy standing shoes, it is equally important to check the arch shape. If you have low arching feet or its flat, you would need a different selection of shoes, compared to those individuals who have higher arching of their feet.

However, arch support, insert will enable you to overcome these troubles. Thus, while buying standing shoes, you should always check whether if the arching on the shoe is ideally suited the inherent arching of your feet. This way, you can ensure that you get the optimal comfort from your footwear.

4.  Does the footwear feature the adequate width?

A basic principal of physics suggests that pressure will be lesser on wider surface areas. If you are standing all the day, you exert unbearable pressure on your feet.

You can significantly reduce this pressure if you are picking footwear that features wider toe.

This way, you can ensure the optimal comfort of your feet. In comparison, footwear for men features a greater width than the width of the footwear for ladies.

Professionals, who require standing the day long for professional reasons, should never appear at work in shoes that are of lesser width than their toes. Using of inappropriate width shoes can intensify the pressure, which can trigger the occurrence of deformities in the feet.

Thus, you need to pick the standing shoes being wise and considerate. If you are buying the shoes online, return the shoe if you find the width is not adequate. Remember, wider toes are an inevitable feature of standing shoes and you should not make the minimal compromise in this regard.

5.  Choose the right weight

The weight of the footwear is an important point of consideration while you buy any shoes. This consideration turns all the more important when you are buying shoes for standing.

For professionals who require standing all day long, the standing shoes are just their occupational gear and hence, they can never ever make the slightest compromise on its quality.

When you put on footwear that is heavyweight, you intensify the pressure exerted on your feet in the course of standing. Hence, heavyweight footwear is a no-no as a choice of standing shoes. The extra pressure will exert more pressure on the feet and can trigger deformities of the toes and feet.

Standing shoes should always come lighter in weight that will lessen the pressure on the toe and feet. This will ensure that you are getting the right comfort that will enable you to concentrate on your work.

6.  Considering the style of the footwear is equally important

As you will use the standing shoes in the work ambiance, you can never ever ignore the aesthetic side. This point will turn more crucial if you are a professional that requires you interfacing the customers and clients.

There is a proverbial saying that the worthiness of an individual gets judged by the quality and condition of his/her footwear. With that said, you should pick those options that complement your physical features and can accentuate your matured and classy taste.

Likewise, you should give good importance on the aspect of your personal taste and choice. However, ensure that the aspect of styling never compensates the aspects like functionality or comfort.

Fortunately, leading brands offer you a wide portfolio of options that will feature the ideal balance between comfort, style, convenience as well as functionality.

7.  Does the shoe features anti-fatigue technology?

A gallant pick for the standing shoes will be the ones, constructed with an anti-fatigue technology. Standing for long hours, your toe and feet experiences massive pressure.

This will give you a fatigued feeling that will bring distraction in the concentration level and will even the effect your efficiency and productivity. The most effective solution to these challenges is the standing shoes, made of anti-fatigue technology.

Standing shoes made with anti-fatigue technology usually features wider toes, comes with light weight and includes thicker cushioning. These adjustments make the standing shoe ideal for the users.

These shoes absorb the pressure and hence, you can overcome the feeling of fatigue and retain your efficiency and productivity.

This is one of the major reasons that you can account beyond the popularity of the standing shoes. Luckily, all the leading brands of footwear offer standing shoes made with anti-fatigue technology.

8.  Standing shoes should always feature anti-slip property

As you keep standing, you stand chances of slipping, especially if the surface is too smooth or shining. On those grounds, you need to pick shoes that feature anti-slippery properties.

This will prevent all the chances for the wearer to slip. Thus, you require such shoes to ensure occupational safety.

Slipping down suddenly makes you vulnerable to incur devastating blow on the waist, hips, and other parts of the body. As you keep on standing, your legs turn weaker, the chances of such accidents grow further.

Hence, if you are doing a standing job, using the standing shoes with anti-slip features turns inevitable. Standing shoes from the leading brands come with anti-slippery attributes that makes these shoes the best option for the professionals.

You get these shoes within competitive rates with the brick-and-mortar as well as online stores.

9.  Consider the density of footbed

While evaluating the quality and worthiness of standing shoes, you require to check the density of its footbed.

There are shoes available with triple density footbed. By adopting these shoes, you can extend the maximum support to your tired and fatigued feet. This is a wonderful mechanism to reduce the extent of pressure falling on the toes as a result of standing for long hours. This is definitely a healthy option to opt for.

Another challenge that you will have to face, standing for long hours is that the feet keep sweating inside the socks. This can trigger a bacterial infection, which can cause skin ailments. Picking the triple-density footbed, you can even shield these threats.

Therefore, picking these shoes is definitely a wise move as it enables you to escape the threats of deformities of the toes and heel, as well as prevent the outburst of skin ailments on your feet.

10.  Consider the durability of the footwear

As you keep on standing, in addition to your toe and feet, your footwear will always have to absorb a great deal of pressure.

Hence, it is important to opt for those pieces that promise the longest durability. This will ensure that you will not have to incur the expenses of buying shoes at frequent intervals.

It will be wise to opt for the standing shoes, constructed with genuine leather and rubber materials. These materials make the footwear comfortable as well as ensure the longest durability.

Remember, it is the durability of the shoes that is one of the key parameters for determining the qualitative standing of the shoes. Hence, you cannot make the slightest compromise in this regard.

A durable standing shoe will give you the best value for your money. In this regard, it would be wise to opt for the products from leading brands as they come with assured qualitative standing and the longest durability.

Consider the points discussed above to pick the best quality standing shoe that will offer you the optimal comfort and prevent the chances of adversities like deformities.

Most importantly, a carefully chosen standing shoe will support you to enhance your efficiency level and turn more productive at work. Thus, the benefits in picking quality standing shoes are manifold.

Importance of Proper Footwear

The Importance of Proper Footwear while Standing All Day

There are certain professions like nursing, hairdressing, food preparation, security, etc. that requires the professionals to stand throughout the day. For these professionals, standing shoes are absolutely a must.

If you are among these professionals, you will be unable to perform to your potential unless you are putting on your standing shoes.

Feel comfortable in the course of work

You cannot concentrate on your work unless you are feeling comfortable. Hence, if your job requires you to stand throughout the day, you will have to ensure that you are putting on shoes that are meant to serve those instances.

Once you pick suitable footwear, you will feel comfortable, in spite of the fact that you need to stand the day long and you can concentrate on your work that will enable you to perform better.

Better health

Standing the day long, your feet absorb a great deal of shock. The outcome of this can trigger adverse health effects. However, by picking up the right kind of shoes, you can overcome these occurrences.

The shoes will absorb the shock and prevent the chances of adverse effects on your health. Also a good shoe will enable you to prevent the chances of deformities on the toes.

You turn more productive

As standing shoes make you feel comfortable while standing and bring relief from the fatigued feelings, you can concentrate on your walk better and work more energetically.

This will enable you to be more productive at work. Hence, organizations like retail or hotels encourage its workforce to adopt standing shoes in the course of the duty.

The points discussed above suggest that the right pair of standing shoe is simply a necessity if a person needs to stand throughout the day.

Pick the most appropriate pair to ensure that you are feeling comfortable and can perform to your full potential.

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