Ballet dancers young and old often see the progression onto pointe as a rite of passage in their dancing career.

However, pointe work is not right for everyone, and if started too early, or without the proper preparation can cause various injuries.

When anyone is planning to start en pointe they always have lots of questions, such as:

  • How Old Do You Have To Be To Start Pointe?
  • Does Pointe Work Hurt?
  • Can I Go En Pointe If I Have Flat Feet?
  • Does Pointe Work Hurt?
  • Why Do Dancers Get Blisters On Their Toes ?
  • Does Pointe Work Cause Bunions ?
  • How Can You Avoid Foot Injuries En Pointe?
  • Why Do You Have To Break In Pointe Shoes?

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