You work out, you eat well, you even foam roll and pop a magnesium supplement every now and then to keep yourself flexible—yet at the same time, you can’t shake this abnormally intense pain in your feet. So, we are here to help you solve this complexity. 5 Basic Exercises to Finish Your Foot Pain –
If the pain is more terrible at the beginning of the day, is concentrated near your heel but runs along the entire arch of your foot, and gradually gets better throughout the day (but never fully goes away), then you most likely have plantar fasciitis. Fortunately, there’s plenty you can do to ease the pain. Do these 5 Basic Exercises to Finish Your Foot Pain.
This is a basic exercise that can be done throughout the day if you have a desk job. Use a tennis ball or small massage ball to roll out the bottom of your foot. Start seated and, when able, progress to doing this exercise while standing. When the pain is intense, fill a plastic water bottle with water and freeze it. Use this to massage the sole of your foot to help lessen pain and inflammation.
Sit up straight in a chair and place one foot across your thigh. Draw your big toe up toward your ankle so you feel a stretch along the bottom of your foot. Hold 10 seconds and rehash multiple times. At that point pull every one of your toes up toward your ankle and hold 10 seconds for 5 repetitions. Back rub the underside of your foot while holding the stretch. This will help improve flexibility in the plantar fascia.
Sit on the floor or in a chair. place a rolled towel under the ball of your foot and hold both ends. Straighten your knee and delicately pull the towel toward you. Hold the stretch for 15 to 20 seconds and rehash 3 to 5 times.
Stand facing a wall with your hands on the wall at shoulder height. Take a step back with one leg. Keeping the back knee straight and heel on the floor, twist your front knee until you feel a stretch in the back leg. Hold for 20 to 40 seconds and rehash 2 to multiple times. This will stretch the gastrocnemius and Achilles tendon, which can become extra tight if you wear high heels.
From that point, marginally twist the back knee while keeping the heel on the floor to change the focus to the soleus muscle. You will feel this stretch lower in the calf close to your ankle. Hold 20 to 40 seconds and rehash 2 to multiple times.
Sitting in a chair, dump a cup of marbles on a towel on the floor. Pick them up one by one with your toes and place them back into the cup. This is another intrinsic muscle builder.