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Do You Wear High Heels?

An outfit often isn't complete without a stunning pair of high heels. They're feminine, fun, and sexy, but the dazzle they add to your ensemble also comes with a price. High heels are linked to many health issues including shortened Achilles tendons and calf muscles, hammertoes, bunions, corns, ingrown toenails, posture issues, back and neck pain.

This doesn't stop me from donning a pair every so often, but heels are definitely not a regular thing for me. What about you?

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0fashionqueen 0fashionqueen 8 years
Before I joined the military everyday and now every once in a while.
carolinel carolinel 8 years
Can't live (and leave my house) without them. I'm only 5"0 :( I do wear platform so it's not as hard on my feet. 3 inch and up...
onthebus onthebus 8 years
I do not like wearing heels. Even when I wear dresses I tend to wear flip-flops with them.
millimetre millimetre 8 years
I love heels, wear them mon - fri for work and when i go out for meals or of a ngt time. Weekend during day i tend to wear flats but feel alot more feminine and sexier in heels
adelaidekay adelaidekay 8 years
I am to much of a cluts to wear them alot, plus to active for the most part so I don't wear them often & when I do they are usually short heels.
Modus-Vivendi Modus-Vivendi 8 years
I voted for the second option. I wear them a few times a week, but it's not just on weekends. They make your legs look nicer, so if I wear a skirt or dress I normally wear heels, but in pants I wear flats if I can.
TidalWave TidalWave 8 years
i've never heard a guy say a girl looks better in heels and i never think i look better - but i wear them every day for work (i do feel more professional in them) and sometimes when going out - depending if we're going locally or will be walking a ton
Yogaforlife Yogaforlife 8 years
I mix it up between ballet flats and heels for work. It depends on the length of my pants and if they need a heel or not. Even when I do wear a heel, they are usually 1-2 inches high and I buy brands that are really padded so they're more comfortable to wear all day. I usually kick my shoes off under my desk anyways if I'm sitting all day. Occassionally I go out and I love to rock a 3 or 4 inch heel to give me some height. It's not often, like once ever month or two, so I can handle it for just a few hours then. Sometimes a high-heeled shoe is so cute - I can't help myself.
mamasitamalita mamasitamalita 8 years
I love that the "heels" in that picture are in no way high :)
notinthemood notinthemood 8 years
Long distance runner wearing heels daily for work... that's me too!
mek123 mek123 8 years
I used to wear 3+ inch heels everyday to work and out and now I'm paying for it with terrible feet. I miss them but not the pain.
insanitypepper insanitypepper 8 years
I wear low heels almost every day. I very rarely wear anything higher than two inches. High heels make my feet swell for some reason.
karlorene karlorene 8 years
I have to dress up everyday, but I bought Sofft brand so I think they are hopefully a little bit better on my feet than other heels
delightfairy delightfairy 8 years
I wear them when I go out in the evenings and sometimes to school.
MsTyque MsTyque 8 years
I wear flats (not sneakers though!) during my work commute and then change into heels once I get to the office. I would like to wear them more often but I have to comfortable during the crowded commute.
ShedItandGetIt ShedItandGetIt 8 years
I used to work at a fashion magazine, so I wore impossibly high ones daily! Now I write and train, so I get to hang around in custom Shox. :)
lydialee_home lydialee_home 8 years
I wear heels whenever I am at work - M/W/F. Work from Home on T/Th And my heels are 2 - 3 inch tall only.
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 8 years
I wear heels on occasion. I can't to uni cause hiking up the Flinders hill in 5inch heels would end in disaster. I don't wear them as much as I used to, I had back issues (thank god for chiro's!) and couldn't wear even the slightest heel.
Kaolla Kaolla 8 years
GlowingMoon: Lol, I'm so using that line the next time! :D
addywisbef addywisbef 8 years
I often wore heels until I got a full-time job as a photographer. I found myself in the middle of a water park wearing 3 in. heels my first week, and I haven't worn them since. They have lost much of their appeal now that I have grown accustom to the freedom of flats.
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
"What really sucks is to hear a lot of guys say "I think women should definitely wear high-heels because that makes them elegant and more feminine." It's like a cold slap to my face every time I hear that since I don't really even have that opinion." Kaolla, the next time you hear that nonsense, you can reply with, "And I think men should definitely make a six-figure salary because that makes them masculine and more attractive." ;) :)
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