Cold feet will be a nuisance come winter. Your piggies might feel numb or hard or just plain icy to the touch.
The problem typically occurs when temperatures drop, which makes your body respond by pumping blood to the most vital organs. This causes a change in blood flow to areas like your feet and hands, which results in the type of cold feeling you want to avoid.
That’s why maintaining a bit of warmth from ankle to heel will help keep your feet comfortable. As a bonus, when your feet are warm, other parts of your body reap the benefits, too. Heating products can also improve relaxation, so invest in a foot warmer.
Let’s not forget that incorporating a foot warmer can help you save money as you might consider turning off room and home heaters. Below, we’ve curated some of the best foot warmers on the market with you in mind.
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1. Serta: Ultra-Soft Plush Electric Heated Warming Pad
As a sleep quality leader, this Serta product is designed with easy-to-use technology. The 4-hour auto-off function maintains your safety, and four different heating levels lets you moderate the temperature to your liking.
Pros: The fiberfill center provides soft cushioning for your feet. The device is machine washable and can be used around your back, waist and abdomen. Best of all, it comes with a 1-year warranty.
Cons: You might want to begin by heating it up at a lower setting before bed and then increasing it to make sure your feet are instantly toasty when you're ready to sleep.
2. Doneco King Size Heating Pad
There's room for two people (that's four feet) under this product's roomy pad pocket. It will ease sore muscles and can be used around different parts of your body, including the neck, shoulders, back and legs.
Pros: A mixture of micromink and polyester means the material is extra-soft. This heating pad comes with an LCD controller with four different levels. It automatically shuts off after continuous use for 2 hours to prevent overheating. Best of all, it comes with a 30-day satisfaction guarantee.
Cons: Though it's safe for the washing machine, consider hand-washing to maintain quality.
3. Cozy Products TT Toasty Toes Foot Warmer
The foot warmer is an energy-efficient, low-watt device that warms your feet just as well as its competitors, but won't overload your electric circuits with its cost-cutting tech.
Pros: Three adjustable positions allow you to use it as a heater when positioned upright, and it can also be used as a foot stool or heated mat. You can use it with your shoes on or barefoot. The design is attractive enough to use in the office or at home.
Cons: Some thick shoes might not be able to transfer the heat to your feet as well as minimalist options.
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