The Ortik collection promotes the prevention of flat feet in children from 1,5 to 5 years. The company cites statistics according to which about 15-25% of Russia's population suffers from flat feet.
The Russian shoe factory "Unichel" has developed a special Ortik collection. These shoes are for children from 1,5 to 5 years old. It is not therapeutic, but preventive, created taking into account the special hygiene of the foot. The top and lining of boots and sandals are made of genuine leather. The free forefoot does not pinch or restrict the movement of the baby's big toe. They have a firm, slightly raised heel, and the outsole is reinforced in the midsection - all this prevents the foot from falling in or out when walking. The sandal insole has a soft perforated cushion. This is a soft shank, the task of which is to support the arch of the foot.
An Ortik shoe is designed for completeness just above average. Therefore, you can use the insert orthopedic insole, including the one that is made taking into account the individual characteristics of the child. It is made on the recommendation of a doctor.
All models are equipped with a Velcro fastener to keep the shoe securely fixed on the foot. In this case, the child can independently take off and put on his sandals.
“According to various studies, flat feet have been diagnosed in 15-25% of the Russian population. Moreover, the incidence rate is increasing. Often flat feet leads to more serious ailments - pathologies of the spine and joints develop. Therefore, the problem is of high social importance. Prevention of flat feet is important, which should be started at a very early age, ”the company comments.
The Ortik collection is presented in all Unichel branded stores in Russia and Kazakhstan.