Lavacore Unisex Dive Hoods



Item code: 310223

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Lavacore Unisex Dive Hoods




The Lava Core Hood has been designed to protect against thermal loss in water as well as protecting against the wind. The Lava Core hood can be worn on its own but also under wetsuit or dry suit for extra warmth. This dive hood has a unisex fit and has a sun protection factor of 30 so you can spend longer in the water.


  • Water repellant and anti chill properties on outer layer
  • Quick drying outer layer
  • High stretch mid layer which is wind proof and breathable. Allows perspiration to be wicked away
  • Inner layer fleece has anti pill treatment
  • Anti microbial lining to reduce odour
  • Neutrally buoyant
  • Flatlocked seams overlapped for water integrity
  • Full gusset under arms to provide movement and stretch
  • Sun protection of SPF 30 plus


  • Outer layer: Lycra 180g/m2 knitted nylon wrap knit tricot
  • Mid layer: Impermeable, breathable microporous PU film
  • Inner layer: Fleece 240g/m2 4 way stretch fleece with elastane


Size Guide (Head circumference):

  • Small - 18-21 inches, 46-53 cm
  • Medium - 20-23 inches, 51-58 cm
  • Large - 22-25 inches, 56-63 cm
  • Extra Large - 24-27 inches, 61-69 cm
Dive Type Scuba

Product ratings

31 March 2012

Very good quality but loose fit.

6 February 2013

Great alternative to traditional neoprene hood or as an extra, warm layer

15 November 2013

Very comfortable and as ever with Lavacore - so damn warm!!!!!

29 January 2016

Perfect for warmer waters and ideal as a second insulation below a 5 mm hood in 5 degrees.

14 April 2016

Good value for money, excellent fit.