he ELIA helmet was designed and developed to respond specifically to the needs of women. The innovative OMEGA headband system (Petzl patent) allows the helmet to be put on and removed easily, can adapt to pony-tails and offers maximum comfort. In addition to this exclusive feature, the helmet has a new headband adjustment mechanism. It allows the helmet to be precisely adjusted for different head shapes. Features side openings for ventilation. Adjustable chinstrap, nape height and headband for an extremely comfortable fit. Chin strap position adjusts forward or backward and redesigned side-release chin strap buckle is positioned off to the side for comfort. Headband adjustment folds into the shell for compact storage and ease of transportation. Headlamp attachment with 4 optimally placed clips. Injection molded ABS shell is both lightweight and durable. The expanded polystyrene liner absorbs impacts and narrow polyester webbing straps offer improved comfort. Foam is removable and washable. Specifically sized for women (52-58 cm headband).