A Primer on Moldable Insoles: What They Are, Where to Find Them, and How to Make Them Moldable

What are Moldable Insoles?

Heat Moldable Insoles are insoles created in such a way that they can be reshaped to fit your feet. When manufactured, the footbed starts out in a highly contoured shape that is made to support your foot. The arch is made of a pliable type of material that can be moldable, and this is a good feature since it can be quite difficult to manage walking on orthotics made of very hard plastic.

Here is a list of some the most popular moldable insoles:

Why Do You Need Moldable Insoles?

Moldable insoles improve the comfortability of your foot because they quickly become familiar to the shaped like your feet. You dont have to break them in at all.

How Do You Mold the Moldable Insoles?

Its really an easy process. First preheat your oven to 200 degrees Fahrenheit. Place the footbeds on a tinfoil-lined cookie sheet. Set your timer for two minutes. Then remove them from the oven with tongs and place them in your shoes. With socks on, step into your shoes. Stand still with your feet placed at shoulder width apart for two full minutes. Please make sure to follow the step by step directions located on your packaging, temperatures and times may vary.

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