Silipos Ball of the Foot Gel Cushions
Pain in the metatarsal area of the foot is a condition that plagues many of us. It can be caused by a number of different conditions and or just from the pressure and friction being placed on this area of the foot. The Silipos Ball of the Foot Gel Cushions work to provide support and cushioning to this area, helping to reduce the pain and discomfort felt.
Who Can Benefit from the Ball of the Feet Gel Cushions?
The Ball of the Feet Gel Cushions provide support and comfort to this area of the foot. This means that anyone can use them if additional support is required in this area. However, the cushions are particularly suited for the following conditions:
- Metatarsal Pain
This is because the pad cushions the ball of your feet. The reduction of pressure and friction through the use of the pads helps to relieve the burning sensation that can be felt under the metatarsal heads (the bones at the base of the toes) and therefore provides comfort and support to this area of the foot.
The pads can be used as soft tissue supplement for metatarsalgia to cushion and support this area of the foot.
Features of the Ball of the Feet Gel Cushions
The pads are formed of different layers as the gel pad is situated in between two layers of fabric. This means it provides the cushioning support because of the gel but is also comfortable against the base of the foot.
The pad is held in place through the use of a toe strap. This slides comfortably over the big toe and keeps the pad in the best position while wearing it. The thin design means that the pad can be used in a wide range of different footwear and is hypoallergenic and latex free.
The pads are one universal size to fit all feet types. Two pads are provided.