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Have you used "shape ups" or another toning shoe?

If so, did you notice a difference in your figure (legs or butt)? I'm not expecting them to make me look like Heidi Klum, just wondering if they make a difference at all?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:58 PM on May. 11, 2011 in Diet & Fitness

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Answers (10)
  • Yes, bought them a year ago. I don't think they do a thing. Your calves do feel like they are getting toned, but I doubt if they are worth any extra money. Buy a nice pair of shoes and don't waste the extra money.
    3mom627

    Answer by 3mom627 at 6:00 PM on May. 11, 2011

  • I wear Fitflops. I didn't really expect them to do anything to tone me up, but they are the most comfortable shoes I've ever worn and they're much more supportive than other flip flops. I buy them for the comfort, not for something they claim they can do.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 6:25 PM on May. 11, 2011

  • They work, you just have to use them, and continually. They wont tone your butt if you don't go on walks or runs tho.
    CoiaCuppcake

    Answer by CoiaCuppcake at 8:11 PM on May. 11, 2011

  • My hubby seems to think they will help his lower back pain
    MexTexmom2

    Answer by MexTexmom2 at 10:04 PM on May. 11, 2011

  • I bought a pair of Trim Steps or whatever they're called from Target, but I didn't buy them for the toning stuff, I bought them because I have issues with my feet and ankles and I can't really wear flat shoes or sneakers for long periods of time. I feel like more than anything, they've improved my posture, but haven't really helped tone anything. But, I did only get them like 3 weeks ago and I've only worn them maybe 5 hours total since then.
    Mrs.BAT

    Answer by Mrs.BAT at 7:08 AM on May. 12, 2011

  • No but I recently looked at a pair. Can't decide what brand to go with though.
    Liveyourlifeval

    Answer by Liveyourlifeval at 10:27 PM on May. 11, 2011

  • No, I haven't bought them, but if they get your butt moving, then they work. I prefer getting a good pair of running shoes and hitting a trail personally.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 1:05 AM on May. 12, 2011

  • a lot of people that I work with do and they love them i have been considering getting some myself
    ChanQ

    Answer by ChanQ at 1:19 AM on May. 12, 2011

  • I actually received a heath newsletter in the mail saying that those shoes dont do anything and dont really work. They can actually be harmful to some people.
    Ashley-England

    Answer by Ashley-England at 11:52 AM on May. 12, 2011

  • I bought the Shape ups. And i love them. They don't really tone you up like they say they do, but the reason i bought them is i have heel spur and the extra thick soft cushiony bottoms has helps the pain in my heels and bottom of my feet. I love them so much, i bought the white slip resistant work shoes in shape ups.
    Honda309

    Answer by Honda309 at 6:23 PM on May. 14, 2011