for a helmet, find a brand that fits you. (really fits well), then pick your style and price within that brand. There was really only one brand that fit my head shape.
I opted for a full face helmet, because I can see my self down the line riding motorcycles.
May 2014 ROTM, June 2015 ROTM
for auto-x: '04 Liquid Grey ZX3
for street: '02 Infrared SVT