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The Biggest Faux Pas Of Fashion Can Cause Back Pain

By: Dr. Brice Neff DC

Back Pain Due To False Fashion

Designers’ dreams come true at red carpet events and runway fashion displays. For the fashion-conscious, we watch in wonder and attempt to imitate the outfits. The undoubtedly famous high heel is one item that appears every season.

People enjoy wearing them and even tell themselves that they are comfortable to wear. However, we ignore that our feet aren’t the only part of our bodies we sacrifice in the name of fashion.

The Cost Of Fashion

The fashion business, in reality, appeals to a world that does not exist. Some of the toned-down products that ready-made retailers sell aren’t appropriate for regular use. High heels with a large purse thrown over one shoulder may trigger significant injuries.

The Pretty Pumps

High heels may drastically change a person’s natural equilibrium, causing all kinds of strains and stresses in sensitive parts of the body. High heels cause abnormal compensation in the body, including unusual motions, orientations, and constraints.

High heels, in essence, augment the typical forward curvature of the spine and push the pelvis forward. Hence, the body’s center of gravity moves. Maintaining healthy feet by wearing the proper shoes helps a person to remain completely balanced.

Other Fashion Victim Accessories

Wearing overly tight garments may jeopardize your equilibrium. Tight clothes contribute to bad posture as they alter how you do basic activities. You will be able to move more freely if you wear clothing that fits appropriately. Rather than being concerned about a wardrobe malfunction, you may concentrate on having good body posture and a healthy spine.

Men’s Fashion Faux Pas

Although carrying a purse stuffed with cash might be beneficial to your social life, it can be detrimental to your back. Sitting on your wallet for a prolonged period may cause severe discomfort in your spine, hip, and even legs. A wallet in the back pocket may irritate the sciatic nerve. It may also cause the pelvis and spine to align themselves unnaturally.

Fashion Forward

This might be difficult, but we strongly recommend avoiding some fashion trends that may harm your well-being. When selecting clothing, footwear, and accessories, take note of the following.This might be difficult, but we strongly recommend avoiding some fashion trends that may harm your well-being. When selecting clothing, footwear, and accessories, take note of the following.

  • Wear nice and comfortable footwear. If a shoe is unpleasant just standing in it, strolling in it may be considerably uncomfortable.
  • Select footwear that is firm and has enough padding for a pleasant walk.
  • Carry out regular pauses from sitting to stretching your hamstrings, regardless of the shoes you’re wearing.
  • Wear garments that are not too tight that they hinder your bodily motions. Dress appropriately for the activities you’ll be doing that day.
  • Choose a bag that can carry equally across your body instead of over one shoulder. Also, consider bags with cushioned straps long enough to fit over the head. According to NCBI research, unilateral bag carriage alters muscular activation in the trapezius and erector spinal muscles, leading to back discomfort.
  • To make your luggage lighter, eliminate any unneeded stuff.
  • When sitting or commuting for an extended period, take your wallet out of your back pocket.

Lasting Image

Keep in mind that you may be fashionable and comfortable simultaneously. Knowing how to dress healthily will lead you to realize that a healthy lifestyle with a healthy spine is the actual fashion trend.



Content Reviewed By

Dr. Brice Neff DC Gilbert AZ
Doctor of Chiropractic