Tattoos express everything about you and you can tell the world who you are with them. There are a great deal of locations and designs that men can use when getting a tattoo. Every part of your body is free to get the tattoo design of your choice but favorite places for men are arm, back, chest and shoulder.
Arm tattoos are number one in popularity. It is a wide area and is usually exposed and visible to everybody. Most of boys like it because it can draw attention to their muscles. It can be easily covered with a sleeved shirt if the need arises and it is also easy for the artist to work on it. Half sleeve tattoos start at the top of the shoulder and stretch down near the elbow while full sleeve tattoos cover the entire arm. Popular designs for arm tattoos are tribal, snakes (the symbol of wisdom) and dragons (the symbol of power).
Another place that many of men like to get a tattoo is back. If you have a large design in your mind this is the best place. Back tattoos can be hidden a lot easier than sleeve tattoos. If you are working somewhere that tattoos are restricted, then a back tattoo is the best option. Popular designs for back tattoos are tribal, dragons, wing, animals, cross and angel.
On average, the second most attractive feature on a man is the chest. Chest tattoos are also great if you are looking for a really big tattoo design. It can easily draw attention to your chest muscles. Since animals are ancient symbols of strength, tattooing an animal such as a scorpion on the chest is very popular. Putting a crown or a heart on the chest is really cool too. Other common designs for this area are bleeding or sacred hearts, tribal, American angel and dragon.
Shoulders are probably one of the most common places to get tattoos. Shoulder tattoos are not the same as half sleeve tattoos, they occupy the top half of the upper arm and may extend to the neckline. The wearer of a shoulder tattoo can continue the design to the full or half sleeve later. It is large enough for a great looking and also easy to cover up. There are a lot of designs that look good and sexy on a man’s shoulder but the best ones are dragons, koi fishes, cross, nautical or pentagram stars and tribal designs.