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Types Of Tattoos You Need To Know

Decorative Tattoos

Getting a decorative tattoo is a great way to make your existing tattoo more attractive and a more colorful one in the process. 

Symbolic Tattoos

Tattoo designs that specify some meaning are symbolic tattoos. Often symbol of love, infinity, peace, motherhood, mystic symbols are made.

Pictorial tattoos

A portrait of a specific person or item. Sometimes inking is more than beautification, more likely to be personal. Portraits of family members, pet or something that is close, where as some are related to religions.

What are Tattoos?

Tattoo is a form of body art or body modification. Tattoo designs are made by various types.
A tattoo is made by inserting ink, dyes and pigments, either indelible or temporary in skin. 
Permanent and temporary tattoos can be made on any part of the body. In some countries people even get their sclera, or white part of the human eye tattooed.
Sometimes while getting a permanent tattoo, one should choose wisely as they are going to last for a lifetime.
Different styles and techniques are developed for more effective results. Yet some choose to get inked in traditional ways.
Now a days people get inked as a part of beautification or either go for something symbolic that is close to oneself.
The word tattoo, or tattow in the 18th century, is a loanword from the samon word tatau, meaning to strike.