A tattoo is a design done by a trained tattoo artist with an indelible ink by inserting it into the dermis of the skin with a special tattoo machine. It is a growing fashion trend not only for men but also women and teens too. Since the 1990s, the tattoos have become a fashion among men, women, teens and middle aged persons.
There are different tattoo models and trends in fashion available in the market today.The following are the latest trends of tattoos.
1. Asian ink
The latest trend and a popular choice for the tattoos these days are the Asian inspired tattoos. There are great variations in the types of tattoos, for example, dragons, ninja, kanji etc. Each has its own history and meaning. The dragon tattoo is the most popular choice. They complement the shape of your body. Some common types are full body dragons and half sleeve dragons. Another popular Asian tattoo is the lotus flower. It is the favorite flower of the gods. Yet another popular one is Fan Blades. This is considered as a lucky tattoo for people who are planning to start a new business venture.
2. Biomechanical tattoo
As the name suggests âbio,â refers to the biology or the study of living creatures and âmechanical,â refers to non-organic machine object. These tattoos create a combo of living creatures and machines to create alien like hybrids on the skin. Black and gray and some colors work well with this kind of tattoo, black and gray are in fact best suitable. Once this kind of tattoo is done it looks as though it is a part of the body.
3. Black and white vs color tattoo
It is always hard for the client to decide whether to get a black and white tattoo or a color tattoo. Black and gray tattoos are generally the oldest form of tattoos. These tattoos when done properly will give you great results. These are also resilient to the sun damage so that makes it a good choice. Full color tattoos gives dimension and life. If you have a lighter skin tone then it will be good for you to choose the color tattoos.
4. Cosmetic tattoo
Cosmetic tattoo is also known as permanent cosmetics. It is the method of inserting color or pigment into the dermis of the client for cosmetic enhancement. It is best for sports people as they do not have to worry about the make up melting away. It is also good for people who do not have the time to apply make up but still need to look good all the time. Permanent makeup is also a great choice for creating a camouflage. It will be a good option for burn survivors.
5. The microdermal Piercing
This is another latest trend. These are the hottest piercing on the market. Microdermals can even be combined with tattoos, making the ultimate piece of body art.
6. The Sleeve tattoo
This is a tattoo that completely covers the skin in a specific area. There are various types in this tattoo. A full sleeve that starts from the shoulder and it extends upto the wrist, a half sleeve starts from shoulder to elbow or from the elbow to the wrist, a quarter sleeve starts from elbow to half way down the forearm.