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Xero Shoes Spring 2022 – All The New Models Reviewed Here!

The barefoot shoe brand Xero Shoes releases new models each spring and fall with a 20% discount for the first two weeks! This is the best time to get new styles from Xero Shoes. To help you make an informed decision I’ve tested all 7 new models.

A 3 photo collage of the same woman wearing different stylish outfits and 3 different stylish barefoot shoes - The Groundies Liverpool, Crupon Trevi, and Origo shoes

Fashion, But Make It Barefoot – February 2022

As winter winds down I’m thinking of stylish barefoot shoes for springtime. In this Fashion, But Make it Barefoot roundup we’re covering 3 of my top picks for transitional weather.

A photo collage of the same woman in 6 different outfits and stylish barefoot sandals for women - softstar solstice, Xero Jessie, Grecian Sandals, zeazoo symphony, laboo Leather, and Crupon Febo Barefoot

The 10 Best Stylish Barefoot Sandals for Women

Forget the heels, stylish barefoot sandals make me feel like a million bucks – I get to look cute AND feel comfortable. What more could I want?? This article is all about my 10 favorite stylish barefoot sandals for women

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What Are the Benefits of Barefoot Shoes?

Barefoot shoes have a reputation for being “weird.” But the way we’ve been dealing with foot pain isn’t working. Stiff supportive shoes and corrective surgeries are not giving people the relief they need. So maybe different is exactly what we need…

Walking 101: How To Improve Your Gait For Lifelong Mobility

Are you unsure if the way you’re walking is good for your body? Good walking is sustainable, so learning to walk with proper gait and alignment means you can walk without pain for decades to come! Read this post for a break down on functional walking patterns and how to achieve them.

What is a minimalist barefoot shoe? Flat, Flexible, and foot-shaped

The Best Barefoot and Minimalist Shoe Brands for Beginners

If you are new to minimalist footwear, it can take some getting used to. Especially if you’ve been wearing supportive shoes your whole life, you may find that barefoot shoes are an extreme change. Who knew the ground was so hard?? …

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The All Time Best Barefoot and Minimalist Shoe Brands

My family and I have been wearing barefoot shoes for years and have tested hundreds. Below is a review of the absolute best, tried-and-true barefoot shoe brands for every occasion and every member of the family.

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5 Simple Foot Exercises for Transitioning to Barefoot Shoes

Are barefoot shoes the answer to all that ails you? The truth is, it’s your feet that will save you, not the shoes. Barefoot shoes will only benefit you if your feet can do what your old supportive shoes used to, and that requires MUSCLE.

Hi. I'm Anya.

Hi. I'm Anya.

I first discovered barefoot shoes after a long history of foot issues. By changing my footwear and strengthening my body I was able to completely transform my life. Anya’s Reviews is my way of sharing with the world that healthy feet are happy feet!

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