Skechers has designed a shoe to help you get in shape while you walk. Sounds great but is it really true? Well you say, hasn’t this always been the case? Sure, there have been running shoes, tennis shoes, and many other forms of sneakers which have been designed for the fitness buff. These Skechers women’s shoes just might do the trick.
Athletic shoes have been around for decades and and have been designed to provide support for your ankles and feet. They have unique construction depending on the particular sport. Shock absorption, comfort, and durability have been the driving considerations in athletic footwear for decades. But Shape-Ups is athletic footwear that may help you get in shape or lose weight just by walking. Wow!
Shape-Ups are designed to make you use different muscles because of the unique design of the shoe itself. They are designed to enhance the benefits of walking by stimulating muscles not utilized with standard walking shoes. According to Skechers, Shape-Ups will do the following:
- Help Improve Posture
- Strengthen Your Back
- Reduce Cellulite and Tone Thighs
- Firm Calf Muscles
- Help to Improve Blood Circulation
- Tighten Abdominal Muscles
They can also reduce the impact on joints by providing a more natural, forgiving walking surface. Walking on a soft surface may seem awkward at first, but your body will compensate by activating the muscles in your legs, buttocks, back and stomach to center your body, which will result in improved coordination and posture, stronger muscles, and increased blood flow. Shape-Ups will have a positive impact on you physically. Regular use of Shape Ups help you sleep better and can play an important role in combating stress.
I don’t know about you, but Skechers Shape-Ups may be a great way to help you along the way to a toned body. They are not the first company to do this, MBT has been making this type of shoe scince the 1990s..
As with anything else, specialized equipment – in this case Skechers Shape-Ups, is not going to make you perfect in every way and you will definitely have to exert yourself which means you’ll have start walking.