To start, tattoos become a want for many as soon as they turn to a certain age. Many people start getting inked from their childhood, while others wait for adolescence to hit them before getting a needle injected in their body parts. With a lot of people getting into the industry of tattoo design and making, the world is flourishing with millions and zillions of amazing tattoo ideas for people wanting them on their bodies. Once being forbidden and looked down upon art, tattoo art is now one of the most fascinating and exciting techniques that people have grown very passionate about.
Since art is all about perspective, the wants and choices of tattoo lovers come with a lot of variety. Some people love dark and bold colors all over their bodies while others prefer small chunks of tattoos on any of their body parts. Some prefer big images and pictures on all of their body while others would keep just one body part exposed to the needle. When the art of tattoo was fresh in people’s mind, the idea of pain caused by the needle was a nightmare for them. However, with growing awareness and passion, of course, people started prioritizing the art over the shock. Also, the artists available nowadays use some techniques that cause the minimum amount of pain possible.
How does personality define the choice of tattoos?
Tattoos are one of some choices that you get to make only once in your lifetime. You can always get it removed or changed with some tricks, but believe me; this would be way more painful than getting yourself a fresh tattoo. The pain that laser treatments cause is unimaginable and unbearable. Therefore, choosing what you want and would like even an after a while is the best way to go about it. Choosing the best option and not getting carried away and impulsive would help you a lot and would keep you away from any potential pain in the future.
Since a wise choice is so important and is also going to stay on you permanently, you tend to go for designs that reflect you the best. The models that define you or something you firmly believe in. When you see people with tattoos, you tend to make an opinion about them and what they believe in. This is because these tattoos reflect them clearly and portray the kind of choices they make in lives. Tattoos on you depict a glimpse of your inner self and the personality you have of course. If you have a strong bold tattoo on many of your body parts, this may give an image of you being a bright, extrovert person with a lot of self-confidence.
Similarly, if you have a small cute tattoo of something that is close to your heart, you will show yourself with that kind of a personality. There are many kinds of designs available, as mentioned earlier, so you find the right amount of variety on people’s body.
Have you ever noticed a particular design on many people around you? The basic design could be the same but with some alterations and effects to make it stand out. This happens because there are many trending designs that people prefer to keep it safe and simple and also look trendy. The trendiest tattoos these days, for women and sometimes men too, are the small butterfly tattoos. They are available in so many shapes and sizes and look absolutely stunning and adorable that people just can’t get over them. Girls trying ink for the first usually keep small butterfly tattoos as their first choice. Butterflies look pretty, simple, and reflect the freedom to fly.
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There are many forms of butterfly tattoos that you can find around you these days, some of which are listed below along with their meaning to help you understand them better and choose if you want to.
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Blue butterflies look gorgeous and are found on many women. They usually portray transformation and freedom which is the primary meaning of a butterfly tattoo. The blue color of the butterfly brings in luck and is known for its good luck charms for people who have them on their bodies.
As you can guess, wings portray metamorphosis and transformation from a trapped small, docile creature to a beautiful independent creature. This makes you believe in your energetic self and independence.
Butterfly with a rose
This form of butterfly believes in the power of love. Butterfly in Greek means ‘psyche’ that is the name of the God of love in their culture.
Out of all small butterfly tattoos, this tattoo seems the coolest and calm tattoos. The white color of the design portrays serenity and wisdom that comes along with the wings of independence and freedom. This design inspires the owner and encourages peace and harmony in their life.
Butterfly and skull tattoo
While the skull is a symbol of mortality and death, the butterfly on you would represent a new life, new beginning. When these two meet, the circle of life is portrayed. This tattoo is seen in men as well. This could mainly be because of the skull adding a manly quotient to the whole design. This tattoo also gives out a badass look that is loved by many these days, irrespective of the gender.
Always yellow butterflies symbolize happened and productivity. Yellow butterflies also portray peace. In countries like Scotland and Ireland, yellow butterflies around a grave demonstrate a soul that is rested in order.
Small butterfly tattoos are as eye-catching and beautiful as a real butterfly looks like.
Getting them inked on your body would give you confidence, serenity, and bliss all at once. Apart from the designs mentioned above, there are many other butterfly tattoos available which can suit any personality type. Giving you a versatile look is another benefit of a butterfly tattoo.
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