LITTLE FOOTHEALTH LAB
At the little Foothealth lab we collect and share our 170 years of Foothealth knowledge – it’s where we measure, monitor, research and learn all about how little feet grow. Here you’ll find everything you need to know to keep you child’s feet health and happy.
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TOP TIPS FOR
KEEPING LITTLE FEET
Measure regularly -
Children’s feet grow at rapid rates until teenage years. Ask a Clarks trained fitter to find your child’s perfect fit in store today.
Pick the right shoes –
Clarks offer shoes in a range of lengths and widths plus some styles feature removable innersoles for extra growing room. A well fitted shoe helps prevent unwanted blisters.
Wash and trim -
keep feet clean and trim
Go natural -
choose socks made from
natural fibres like cotton to
help keep feet cool.
Common Foot Faults from incorrectly fitted shoes.
can be caused by shoes
that don’t take into account the
special shape of children’s feet.
Ingrowing toenail –
can be caused by shoes that are too narrow
pressing on the big toe into the
Rams-horn nail -
caused by continuously bumping against
the end of a shoe that’s too short.
A concentration of hard
hard skin often caused by shoe pressure.
Formed when skin layers
separate and fill with fluid, caused
by poorly fitting shoes rubbing
against the foot.
Athletes Foot –
A fungal infection
encouraged by materials that don’t
let little feet breathe properly.