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How to Find the Perfect Body Art Designs for You

Saturday, November 12th, 2011

There are so many body art designs available for anyone to choose from for those who are thinking of getting a tattoo. To many, tattoos have become a medium of self expression, a way to make a statement, and to some it has become an art on its own. In finding the perfect body art designs here are a few points you need to consider:

Symbolism of the tattoo or body art design
Research a bit about the symbol or the meaning of the design you choose. There are specific symbols or images that have a different meaning to some. If you really fancy a particular design then make sure that you know what it stands for and how you can relate it to your personality or your own personal life and experiences.

Evaluate your personality and the look you want to achieve
Evaluating your personality can help you decide on what body art design to have. Make sure that your tattoo is also a reflection or a mirror of your personality, something that you can live on for many years. There are also those body art designs that give out certain aura like sexiness and toughness. So if you are having a tattoo to get a certain look, the design plays a vital role.

Location
The location of your tattoo can add certain elements to the body art design. It affects its meaning as well as the aesthetic quality of the tattoo. Some people have tattoos on certain parts that are not meant to be easily seen by anyone but only to those they are intimate with and there are also certain designs that would look a lot better in certain parts of the body.

Colors
The colors of the body art design you choose carry a certain representation or symbol aside from the aesthetic part of it. You can use virtually any color but be warned that some colors don’t look nice after sometime. Many choose to have a plain black tattoo but again depending on the design you can be adventurous when it comes to the color of your body art design.

Popularity of the design
Some people choose a popular design that is easily recognizable while there are those who go for a more unique and bold design. The only thing you have to consider is that some popular designs today may not be so cool after a few years. Tattoos are made to last for a long time so you need to have something inked in your skin that you can be truly be proud of or something in which you can still display after a few years without the unnecessary comments or ridicule from your friends or any person who sees it.