POPSUGAR

Protect Your Kid's Head When Biking, Skating, or Blading With These 30 Helmets

Aug 26 2020 - 10:30am

With summer in full swing [1], it's never been a better time to let your littles enjoy the outdoors with their favorite set of wheels, whether it's a scooter, a bicycle, a skateboard, or maybe some ever trendy roller skates [2]. Safety always comes first [3], however, so it's important to make sure that they have all the necessary gear to get rolling without any worries. With what seems like a bounty of helmet options on the market, there are so many great choices for kids, toddlers, and infants ready to hit the ground rolling. Here are both the cutest and safest options for your adventurous tykes!

Giro Scamp Helmet

Made with in-mold construction that fuses the polycarbonate outer shell to the foam interior, the Giro Scamp Helmet [5] ($60) is better at impact absorbing. The materials used make it a lighter option, and the vents allow kids to stay cool.

Lazer Lil Gekko MIPS Helmet

The Lazer Lil Gekko MIPS Helmet [6] ($55) is a great choice for young cyclists with a lightweight and breathable shell fit with wide vents. It also has a nifty visor to keep sun out of their faces.

Schwinn Dash Kids' Helmet

For a classic option, you can't go wrong with the Schwinn Dash Kids' Helmet [7] ($25). It fits kids 8 to 14, and comes with full padding, an easy-to-adjust dial, and 20 vents!

Nutcase Street MIPS Helmet

Coming in 14 colors, the Nutcase Street MIPS Helmet [8] ($80) is both beautiful and safe. There are three different sizes, all of which have 360-degree reflectivity and is engineered to disperse energy on impact.

Schwinn Thrasher Bike Helmet

For kids 8 and up, the Schwinn Thrasher Bike Helmet [9] ($25) is a great choice with its three-piece design and its variety of both muted and bright colors.

Joovy Noodle Helmet

With almost 3,000 ratings on Amazon, the Joovy Noodle Helmet [10] ($25) has proved itself an incredibly popular choice. Reviewers love the helmet for babies because of the easy-to-use dial for adjusting fit.

Paw Patrol Kids Bike Helmet

The Paw Patrol Kids Bike Helmet [11] ($25) comes in two different colors, so any Paw Patrol fan can have a new favorite fashion statement that also keeps them safe!

Marvel Spiderman Hero Helmet

The Marvel Spiderman Hero Helmet [12] ($25, originally $27) is made for kids over 5 and is perfect for your comic-book-obsessed child looking to leap into action!

Raskullz Mohawk Helmet

For the kid who wants a little extra flair on their helmet, the Raskullz Mohawk Helmet [13] ($20, originally $25) is a combination of both top-of-the-line-safety and fun. It feels more like a toy than a safety precaution!

Glaf Kids Bike Helmet

The Glaf Kids Bike Helmet [14] ($24 and up) has a simple look but can be used for a multitude of outdoor sports! It's equipped for pretty much any kind of biking, roller skating, skateboarding, and so forth.

Kali Protectives Chakra Child Helmet

The Kali Protectives Chakra Child Helmet [15] ($35) has a design that cradles the head and offers even more coverage across the skull, making it a really safe selection.

BELL Nomad Jr. MIPS Helmet

With a longer visor and an even more lightweight feel, this BELL Nomad Jr. MIPS Helmet [16] ($55) is great for a young cyclist ready for long bike rides! One of its unique features is an ergonomic design.

Giro Hale MIPS Youth Visor Bike Cycling Helmet

For a really lightweight option, look no further than the Giro Hale MIPS Youth Visor Bike Cycling Helmet [17] ($60). This helmet is praised for its longevity because its adjustable features allow kids to wear it for years to come without growing out of it.

Uvex Hero Children's Bicycle Helmet

The Uvex Hero Children's Bicycle Helmet [18] ($50) is perfect for 2- to 3-year-olds and has a patented no-pinch buckle.

Bell Sidetrack II Youth, Child, and Toddler Bike Helmet

For the speedster kid, the Bell Sidetrack II Youth, Child, and Toddler Helmet [19] ($50) is a stylish and functional selection that features ergonomic technology that helps adjust the helmet to any head. It also features quick-adjust fasteners that keep straps correctly positioned and a pad that keeps moisture from getting in the eyes.

Razor V-17 Youth Multi-Sport Helmet

A classic pick for young skateboarders, the Razor V-17 Youth Multi-Sport Helmet [20] ($23) is a solid option for older kids (so long as it's also paired with some knee pads and elbow pads)!

Nutcase Kids' Helmet

With a sleek and classic look, the Nutcase Kids' Helmet [21] ($30) is sure to be a winner. With a durable shell with protective foam liner, it's suited for kids 8 and makes a good choice if your kid likes to do tricks.

Krash Girls Youth Bike Helmet - Feather Flip Sequin

This Krash Girls Youth Bike Helmet - Feather Flip Sequin [22] ($29.99) is perfect for the kid who needs to keep safe but also has an obsession with flippy sequins!

Mongoose MG77927-2 Street Youth Skull Hardshell

If your child thinks they're too tough for a helmet, perhaps the Mongoose MG77927-2 Street Youth Skull Hardshell [23] ($25) will appeal to them! With a spooky skull design, it's perfect for tough kids and Halloween [24] enthusiasts alike.

JBM Skateboard Helmet

The JBM Skateboard Helmet [25] ($23 and up) is another multisport option that comes in a wide range of sizes! It's superdurable and adjustable, too.

Wipeout Dry Erase Helmet

The Wipeout Dry Erase Helmet [26] ($23) is great for little riders who love to get creative. It comes with markers and stencils, so your child can design their own pattern — which should inspire them to wear it without a fuss.

Krash Girls Youth Bike Helmets - Leopard Kitty Purple

If your child is a lover of cats and wild patterns, this is the perfect, spunky choice! The Krash Girls Youth Bike Helmets - Leopard Kitty Purple [27] ($30) is protective but also features adorable cat ears to make it more fun!

Bell Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Helmet

The Bell Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Helmet [28] ($38 and up) comes in four options — one for each of the four Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Little fans will love put this shell over their noggin.

Triple Eight Dual Certified Bike and Skateboard Helmet

The Triple Eight Dual Certified Bike and Skateboard Helmet [29] ($50) is praised for its ability to absorb impact and for its innovative moisture-wicking technology to keep sweat out of eyes. It comes in a wide range of sizes, but it's more so aimed at older kids!

Bell Mulitsport Helmet - Minnie Mouse

Re-create some Disney magic with the Bell Mulitsport Helmet - Minnie Mouse [30] ($27). This adorable helmet has a set of ears that will make any bike ride a little more fun.

Bell Frozen Toddler Bike 3D Tiara Helmet

Frozen fans rejoice! The Bell Frozen Toddler Bike 3D Tiara Helmet [31] ($25) will make any Elsa-lover want to practice safe biking.

Bell Hello Kitty Bike Helmet

The Bell Hello Kitty Bike Helmet [32] ($25) is both fashionable and safe with its 3D cat ears and its classic Hello Kitty face. Fans of Sanrio will love this option that is fit with top and rear vents to keep kids cool.

Schwinn Kids Bike Helmet Classic Design

The Schwinn Kids Bike Helmet Classic Design [33] ($20) is a popular choice for the 0 to 3 age range. Sizes range from infant to toddler, making this ideal for the baby that likes to ride in a little seat on the back of a parent's bike.

Raskullz Dinosaur Helmets

Every kid who's going through a dinosaur phase will adore the Raskullz Dinosaur Helmets [34] ($25), made to look like a fierce triceratops. Parents in the reviews credit the fun design for making kids enthusiastic to wear a helmet!

OUWOER Kids Bike Helmet

The OUWOER Kids Bike Helmet [35] ($23, originally $33) is loved by parents because there are many ways to adjust it. You can adjust the helmet, the ear line, and the chin strap to the shape of your kid's head. It comes in seven color options, so any kid can express a little bit of personality.


Source URL
https://www.popsugar.com/family/helmets-for-kids-47661260