Top Ten Insoles & Shoe Inserts

From the day the Romans invented the modern-day shoe, people have begun working on different methods and techniques to refine and innovate it to create something that can be used in almost all conditions and terrains in the world. From self-tying laces to air conditioning on the rims, there have been amazing leaps in the field of shoe technology in the past decade. One of the most helpful advancements in terms of medical science has been the innovation and renewing of the insoles. Earlier, a simple piece of rubber or cloth would be enough to give support and padding to the user within the shoe, but now, we have better and enhanced insoles and inserts that don’t just provide comfort but also help in getting rid of a number of problems related to the feet and the soles.

At Rehab Store we have listed ten of the best insoles or inserts for a comfortable and healthy walking experience.

1. Spenco RX Comfort Insoles

Spenco RX Comfort Insoles are one of the simplest and most humble insoles on the market, but its capability is top notch. The Spenco Comfort Insoles have lightweight cushioning that protects against impact and reduces friction which helps prevent blisters. These insoles are made with four-way stretch fabric with silpure antimicrobial. Spenco RX Insoles are ideal for those seeking a thin, flat layer of additional lightweight cushioning. They are best for use in dress, casual and athletic shoes (or boots).

Features:

  • Provide increased shock absorption to help prevent tired feet
  • Protection against friction and sheer
  • Cushions and comforts heel-to-toe
  • SpenCore Material exclusive cushioning layer absorbs shock and impact
  • Range of sizes for better overall fit
Spenco RX Comfort Insoles
Spenco RX Comfort Insoles
 

2. Alimed Freedom XPE Half Insoles

Alimed Freedom XPE Half Insoles are the only semi-rigid orthoses that do not compress, change shape or bottom out during normal use. They also provide an excellent foundation for custom-fabricated orthotics. Use these insoles where long life and functional control are primary objectives. They can also be easily modified by gluing or grinding.

Features:

  • Available in multiple sizes
  • Comes in a pair
  • Easy application and removal
Alimed Freedom XPE Half Insoles
Alimed Freedom XPE Half Insoles
 

3. Vasyli Custom Red Full Length High Density Insoles

If you need a high-performance insole that doesn’t wear out with ease, then the Vasyli High Density Insoles are the perfect choice. They are designed for high performance. Red orthotics are ideal for athletes, high activity users and overweight patients. They are designed for tailor-made biomechanical alignment and are easily customized with a standard heat gun. Heat moldable insole with built-in poron tear drop shock dot, rear foot varus angle and heel grid to reduce slippage inside the shoe.

Features:

  • Patients enjoy fast, effective relief of symptoms at an inexpensive cost
  • Provides both durability and solid biomechanical control
  • 6-degree insoles are EVA
Vasyli Custom Red Full Length High Density Insoles
Vasyli Custom Red Full Length High Density Insoles
 

4. Lhasa OMS Magnetic Green Foam Insoles

Magnetic therapy within insoles can provide all the benefits of magnetic therapy with the comfort of a cozy insole. The Lhasa Magnetic Insoles are soft and comfortable to wear. The 11" long foam, cushioned insoles include eight, strategically placed, 800 Gauss magnets per insole (16 total). These assorted sized magnets are imbedded and are all bio north (-) pole. Pair includes both left and right insoles, trimmed to fit any size foot.

Features:

  • Made of foam and terry
  • Completely latex free
  • Clinically proven to be effective
Lhasa OMS Magnetic Green Foam Insoles
Lhasa OMS Magnetic Green Foam Insoles
 

5. Profoot Triad Orthotic Insole Pad

A three-action insole, the Profoot Triad Orthotic Insole Pad is clinically proven to relieve knee, leg and back pain. The three zones give support and relief to the balls of user’s feet, arches, and heels to keep knees, legs, and back in top shape. They are specially designed to act accurately on the muscle groups under the feet to relieve pain.

Features:

  • Prevents foot fatigue to the 3-zone support system
  • User will feel dramatic results the minute they step into their shoes using this orthotic insert
  • One-size fits all
  • Size: 3/4" Long
Profoot Triad Orthotic Insole Pad
Profoot Triad Orthotic Insole Pad
 

6. PediFix GelStep Replacement Insole with Soft Heel and Met Zones

Some insoles come with an antimicrobial cover so that perspiration doesn’t cause infection and prevents any foul odor. The PediFix GelStep Insole is specifically designed to cushion, protect, absorb shock and relieve pressure on heels and metatarsal heads. Blue Zone comfort spots feature softer Silicone for extra protection in high-impact areas. This dual-durometer design provides maximum comfort and cushioning. Comes with uncovered or with an odor control, antimicrobial top cover to help absorb perspiration, reduce friction and improve comfort.

Features:

  • Genuine dual durometer Silicone never flattens, deforms, or degrades
  • Thicker design works well in athletic shoes
  • Adds cushioning to thin-soled shoes
  • Silicone surface features vent holes for enhanced circulation
PediFix GelStep Replacement Insole with Soft Heel and Met Zones
PediFix GelStep Replacement Insole with Soft Heel and Met Zones
 

7. Powerstep Orignal Full Length Orthotic Shoe Insoles

A powerful shell-like design, the Powerstep Orignal Full Length Orthotic Shoe Insoles have an encapsulated design with a firm but flexible support, built-in arch support and heel cradle for increased stability. These foot-orthotics have moderate, dual-layer cushioning and are designed with an ultra-thin, low profile that fits in most casual, dress and athletic shoes to provide foot support. Moveable from shoe to shoe with no trimming required.

Features:

  • Improve arch stability
  • Improve walking endurance
  • Decrease foot pain symptoms
  • Maintain foot flexibility
Powerstep Orignal Full Length Orthotic Shoe Insoles
Powerstep Orignal Full Length Orthotic Shoe Insoles
 

8. iMCustom Heat Wellness Premade Insoles

How about an insole that can be easily molded using a little heat to fit almost any shoe you want? The iMCustom Heat Wellness Premade Insoles are the customizable shoe insoles you need. They provide therapeutic treatment for back, foot and leg pains. These are designed with heat-moldable materials and are constructed with layers of dense EVA foam padding and an alcantara suede top coat. These insoles are durable and made for casual everyday use. Unlimited heat molding can be done without compromising durability, use a hair dry to warm insoles before applying to feet.

Features:

  • Can be easily trimmed
  • Comfortable material
  • Helps ease pain and discomfort
iMCustom Heat Wellness Premade Insoles
iMCustom Heat Wellness Premade Insoles
 

9. Advanced Orthopaedics Dual Density Diabetic Insert

Diabetic patients often have to face the complication of skin breakdown and ulcerations. The feet, are vulnerable to breakdown and ulceration. You should choose an insole that helps prevent these two problems. The Advanced Orthopaedics Dual Density Diabetic Insert is designed to protect the body while providing superior comfort and support. A full-length foot orthotic is suitable for people who are at the risk to skin breakdown and ulceration due to diabetes or decreased sensation in extremities.

Features:

  • Heat moldable
  • Enhances skin health
  • Helps prevent rashes
  • Superior comfort
Advanced Orthopaedics Dual Density Diabetic Insert
Advanced Orthopaedics Dual Density Diabetic Insert
 

10. Vasyli Dananberg First Ray Orthotic

Vasyli Dananberg Ray Orthotic is the first that comes with removable first ray sections that have been designed with proximal and distal plugs. These plugs can be removed individually or together as needed, making treatment of first ray function easier. In cases where maximum effect is required, such as with structural hallux limitus, both plugs can be removed offering a larger path of least resistance to the joint in an effort to enhance first ray function.

Features:

  • Ideal for walking and everyday use
  • High degree of metatarsal control
  • Heat moldable, allowing personalization of rear foot control
  • Custom fit shoe for diabetes
Vasyli Dananberg First Ray Orthotic
Vasyli Dananberg First Ray Orthotic

Choosing the right insole or insert helps in maintaining the comfort of the soles and the feet as a whole and also prevents any complications in the feet which are a result of improper shoes and ill-fitting soles. At Rehab Store, you can choose from a wide range of insoles and inserts to ensure your feet and soles are always up and running.

 

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