During the course of a lifetime, no other part of the body is subject to so much strain as our feet. They maintain the body's balance, absorb impact and bear the entire weight of the body. Birkenstock footwear is designed to offer optimal support. Their vision is to promote healthy feet and thus laid the foundationof the anatomically shaped footbed insoles. Today, after over 230 years of great innovations, modernfootbed insoles fill more and more people with enthusiasm daily. Birkenstock answers the needs of anever-growing number of consumers looking for comfort, quality and a different kind of footwear. By ensuring that the foot is supported properly, these sandals improve the posture of the entire body… which ultimately leads to an improved level of well-being. The Birkenstock cork footbed provides more toe room, a raised toe bar, deep heel cup, shock-absorbing sole, jute fibers and a liner in the footbed, keeping feet comfortable and dry. Footbed features: 1. More Toe RoomAllows toes to move naturally, which promotes better balance and overall toe health. 2. Raised Toe BarEncourages the natural gripping motion of your feet while exercising your legs and improving circulation. 3. Contoured FootbedMirrors and supports the shape and contours of a healthy foot. The four arches ensure even weight distribution. 4. Deep Heel CupA neutral heel profile and deep heel cup keeps natural padding where it belongs and promotes natural spine alignment. 5. Shock-Absorbing SoleFlexible, durable, lightweight, shock resistant and replaceable. 6. Jute FibersTwo layers. One wicks away moisture, the other adds strength and makes resoling easy. 7. Cork FootbedFirm, resilient cork/natural latex base gives your feet the support they need. 8. Footbed LinerSoft suede, which keeps your feet comfortable and dry.