Everyone knows flying is uncomfortable and may make your ft swell. It’s good to take a load off and get your tootsies out. However being on a airplane is being in public, and public is soiled.
As Ebonie Vincent, podiatrist and star of the TLC sequence “My Ft Are Killing Me,” told us, strolling barefoot via public locations like airport safety and on airplane carpet can expose vacationers to fungus, micro organism and viruses that may trigger infections or warts.
If it doesn’t gross you out to be barefoot on a airplane, bear in mind it is going to doubtless gross out the individuals round you. Do them a favor and at the least don socks for the event, and preserve your ft away from their armrest.
And for the love of god, don’t go barefoot to the rest room.