Little toes being at the edge of the feet face the most hostile shoe rubbing issues. They tend to develop bunion discomfort and tailor foot. These both are very painful issues. Also the little toe commonly known as pinky toe tends to distort from its actual anatomical shape. This sleeve helps the toe in getting its shape back and prevents surgical operations as well. This silicone sleeve is very soft on the little toe and keeps the toe and skin unharmed. The Silicone sleevesare comfortable to use with shoes also. They are reusable and can be machine washed.