Tattoos are a trend that never ends and celebrities from the show business have a peculiar interested in inking their skin with designs of all kind.
In the last decade, celebrated actors, actresses, singers and athletes have covered their body with meaningful figures that tell to their fans their life experiences.
David Beckham sleeve tattoos
It can be said that the former soccer player star Beckham popularize tattoos between his colleagues, during his active years in the 90’s.
The celebrity’s been covered his body with various tattoos designs that are pretty visible. From a flower draw in his ear to an illustration of a Native American in traditional headdress in one of his shins, the ones that stand out from the rest are in both of his arms.
The sleeve tattoos of Beckham represented certain meanings from a tattoo in honor to his wife, Victoria Beckham, to a design with Hebrew and Latin inscriptions, angels, flowers and roman numerals.
Angeline Jolie Bengal tiger tattoo
A Hollywood actress with one of the sexiest and most eye-catching tattoos is definitely Angeline Jolie. The Bengal tiger is tattooed from her lower back to the lowest part of her body.
The tattoo, was made with the hand poked technique (an ancient method where the artist pushes the ink into skin without the use of an electric tattoo machine), by a professional originated from Bangkok.
The actress chose the Bengal tiger to celebrate her new Cambodian citizenship which she was given in 2004.
Tim Commerford: “Blackout body”
Commerford is a renowned North-American bass player famous for having been a member of rock bands like Rage Against the Machine and the extinct Audioslave.
The bass player is pioneer in Blackout Art in the rock music. The tattoo style that is based on covering completely with black ink a large extension of skin.
Tim looks a gigantic tattoo in his shoulder, back and chest, with a design made full of black ink color. It’s well known for his fans that these tattoos are part of his performance, that’s why he’s always seen shirtless in his concerts.
Rihanna Goddess Isis tattoo
Another female artist who has decided to ink her skin with many tattoos related to her life experiences is the pop singer Rihanna.
The most meaningful one is the Egyptian goddess on her chest. The singer’s grandmother died after a long battle with cancer, and she dedicated her new body art to “GranGranDolly” that is how she used to call her, according to a post on her Twitter.
Danny Trejo: “The cowgirl tattoo”
Danny Trejo is an American actor of Mexican descent who has appeared in popular action and western films like Machete (2010) and La Balada del Pistolero (1995). He’s also been part of tv productions.
Previous to start his career as a Hollywood actor, Trejo had some serious legal problems with the justice system, his drug addiction and criminal past put him between bars for some years. It was in this part of his life when his like for tattoos began.
In his chest can be seen an enormous woman figure dressed as a cowgirl with a Mexican hat in her head. He got the cowgirl tattoo during his time in prison and over it, his wife and daughters named were tattooed later.