The hardest part of getting a tattoo is usually trying to decide what design to get. After all, whatever you choose is more than likely going to be with you for the rest of your life, so it better be something you can live with.
Tribal tattoos are a few of the most popular designs. They have been around for hundreds and hundreds of years and they are forever evolving and becoming more and more complex with their designs and styles. Tribal tattoos can either be the traditional black style that cover the arms and the legs, or can be the more colorful styles that can cover every area of the body. The colorful, more modern look is becoming more and more popular when compared to other styles.
The “old school” styles of tattoos are also popular. Anchors and things like that are making a big comeback these days and not just with sailors. These styles were very common and very popular back in the 60s. They are quickly gaining their popularity back, as females and males are getting anchors and swallow designs tattooed on them more and more.
Lower back tattoos are the most common for women. The lower back is one of the most sexual and sensual areas on a women, making the ideal spot for a tattoo. Tribal designs are the most popular, although flowers, dragons, and other symbols make great tattoos as well. The lower back offers plenty of natural curves as well, which can make for an innovative tattoo. Often times, women tend to include tribal that spreads, covering the base of their hips as well.
Celtic tattoos are also popular as well. They are mostly seen on those who have a Celtic heritage, although some with no Celtic heritage have them as well. They offer a variety of symbols and designs, providing universal meanings for everyone. Often times they are mixed with tribal tattoos to create a more unique tattoo.
There are many other types of tattoos out there, although the above are the most common. Tattoos can be very creative and innovative; it all depends on what you want. If you’re looking to stand out and be truly unique – you can always have a professional tattoo artist design one for you. Check out these additional resources to find hundreds of unique designs.