Why Do We Love High Heels?
Posted: Mar 26 2015
Why do we love wearing high-heels so much? They’re uncomfortable, they can cause injury to your feet, knees and back and if we need to make a quick escape it’s very hard to get up and run away! So what is it about them that we desire? If you want a quick answer then it’s simply to attract people and to get noticed! But how do they make us appear more attractive?
Heels Make us Taller
If you’re unfortunate enough to be vertically challenged then you probably wear a high pair of ladies boots or high heels to make yourself appear taller. There are a number of different reasons why a woman may want to appear taller. A woman may want to add a little height if she’s going on a date with someone much taller than her or if you’re quite petite and want to stand out from the crowd, or if being taller simply makes you more confident.
Heels Draw More Attention
When you go out for a drink with friends you’ll find that the women who receive the most attention will be wearing a pair of killer high heels. Men love seeing women in high heels which is why most of us feel the need to wear them when we go out. Stylish heels, such as high stilettos, will usually draw the most attention as they can be the main focal point of an outfit.
High Heels = Great Legs!
Despite the health risks attached to wearing high heels they do make a woman’s legs look fantastic. When you wear a pair of high heels it changes your posture which makes your legs appear longer and leaner. It also forces the back to arch which pushes your bottom out which creates that feminine form that people lust over.
Heels Can Make You Look Thinner
One of the reasons why wearing high heels makes us appear taller is because when you’re wearing heels you’re forced to stand taller. Also as we have already established that high heels make your legs appear thinner it makes everything else look thinner.
Heels Make You More Confident
All of the things above add to your confidence. Looking thinner, drawing more attention to yourself and making yourself appear taller will all make you feel much more confident and happy with the way you look. Knowing you’re going out wearing a gorgeous pair of new heels will definitely be enough to make your outfit perfect, wear them with confidence and you’re in for a great night.
After reading about all the reasons why us women love wearing heels, it’s no wonder that they’re one of the most popular forms of women’s shoes out there. Despite how much they can hurt at the end of an evening, if you don’t wear them all day every day, I am sure one or two nights a week won’t do any damage. There are many different types of heels to choose from such as cheap boots, wedges, or stilettos so all you need to do is find the perfect pair for you.