9 cute pairs of flips flops with arch support
Posted June 21
Flip flops are so easy to toss on during the summer, but they can be really hard on your feet. Luckily, there are many stylish flip flops which will be kind to your tootsies. Check out these nine pairs that offer style and arch support.
1. ABEO Alea Post
You know these flip flops will be friendly to your feet, as they carry the Seal of Acceptance from the American Podiatric Medical Association. The posted heel footbed offers the best support for your arches, and the polyurethane midsole supports your feet for every step you take. You can find these fantastic flip flops at The Walking Company. They are $39.97 and come in two colors.
2. Reef “Fanning” Flip Flop
When it comes to flip flops, you can’t go wrong with the Reef brand. These sandals have a soft leather lining, and the contoured EVA footbed provides anatomical arch support. Find them at Nordstrom for $59.95, and choose between leather or canvas.
3. Orthaheel Tide Slide
These flip flops are actually designed by podiatrists, so you know that they will protect your feet. They are made with a tri-planar motion control footbed with a deep heel cup and a flexible medium-density EVA midsole that absorbs shock, so it will actually offer more comfort and support to your joints as well. Find them on Amazon for $64.95 in six colors.
4. Eddie Bauer Break Point Flip Flop
These flip flops from Eddie Bauer offer superior arch support thanks to soft, molded EVA footbed. And the soft synthetic straps ensure that your feet won’t get chafed. Find them at Eddie Bauer for $19.99 in five colors.
5. REI OluKai ‘Ohana Flip Flops
These flip flops are so comfortable they will have your feet saying “mahalo!” They are made with anatomical, compression-molded EVA midsoles and ICEVA drop-in footbeds. These flip flops are also ideal for the beach or the boat, as they are water-resistant and quick drying. Find them on REI for $65 in six colors.
6. Telic Flip Flops
These on-trend flip flops come in a variety of candy-colored hues, but best of all, the anatomically correct footbed that is contoured to support your arches. It also has a deep heel cup which promises great medial arch and metatarsal support. Find them on Telic for $34.95.
7. Reef “Little Twisted Stars” Sandal
This one is for the kiddos! Kids love wearing flip flops, but they don’t love the aching feet that can result from unsupportive shoes. With these flip flops from Reef, you can be sure that your child’s arches are being supported so that she can play to her heart’s content. Find them on Nordstrom for $20.99.
8. Dr. Scholl’s Daylight Sandals
Dr. Scholl’s is the quintessential brand for anyone who cares about foot comfort. And these flip flops live up to the brand’s reputation. They offer a contoured flexible footbed, along with a gel cushion in the heel. Your arches will thank you for these flip flops! Find them on Macy’s for $48.99 in three different colors.
9. Crocs Sloane Leopard Flip
You don’t have to suffer for fashion! These gorgeous flip flops from Crocs give you a slight lift, while their Croslite™ foam footbed gives your tooties all the cushioning they crave. Find them at Crocs for $34.99.