In this age of enlightenment, acceptance, and respect, getting a tattoo is no longer an ethical, moral, or societal issue. Everyone is getting a tattoo nowadays! Tattoos are totally acceptable and normal. It’s no different than choosing to wear makeup or shaving your head. A tattoo will not hurt your chances of getting a job, having a successful career, or earning the respect of society.

Indeed, we live in a society where self-expression, including tattoos, is no longer taboo. It is encouraged.

1.   Your Body is Your Canvas

Some artists create music, some paints pictures, and others build structures. You prefer to use your body as your canvas for your art. Some people exercise to sculpt and beautify their bodies, you prefer tattoos. 

2.   To Mark A Major Events in Your Life

The most defining moments of your life need to be immortalized. A lot of couples are getting inked on their wedding day, fathers are tattooing their children’s birthdates, and fur parents get paw marks after losing their pets.

3.   To Honor a Loved One

Tribute tattoos are one of the most popular tattoos. When you profoundly love, adore, and feel a connection with someone, it’s only proper to give them a permanent place in your heart and body. Aside from significant others, people are also getting inked to honor their parents, idols, personal heroes, and even pets.

4.   Tattoos Are Profound Forms of Expression

Tattoos let you wear heart on your sleeves. So wear your love, belief, adoration, respect, and fascination with an expressive tattoo. Your ink can also signify your passions – traveling, music, food, dogs!

5.   To Be Different

Because you are unique, non-conformist, a rebel. You don’t want to fit into a template. You know exactly who you are, and are proud of yourself. You are comfortable sticking out, to being the odd one. Celebrate your individuality with a tattoo!

6.   To Cover Up a Flaw

Turn ugly flaws into mesmerizing works of art. Tattoos can easily cover up scars and marks you want hidden or gone. In a defiant and constructive act, cancer survivors turn their mastectomy scars into amazing tattoo masterpieces.

7.   For the Attention

You love attention, no shame on that. How best to call attention to yourself than to sport a marvelous tat? Whether you have a full sleeve or a minimalist design on the inside of your wrists, a tattoo is bound to attract attention. Strategically placing your tats on the most flattering part of you draws attention to it and away from your flaws.

8.   For the adventure

Getting a tattoo is not only the mark on your skin, it is an entire process of selecting a design, finding the artist, and going through the arduous and painful tattooing procedure. It is an exhilarating and definitive adventure for you and your body. Here at Pyramid Tattoo, we encourage the adventure of finding the perfect design and will be with you every step of the way. 

9.   Tattoos are Forever

Because you are committed to something and you want it to stay with you forever. Whether it is an event you want to remember forever, a promise you intend to keep, or a loved one you want to stay close to constantly, a tattoo is the perfectly everlasting token.

10.   For the Attitude

Many people with tattoos admit to getting a tattoo in order to boost their body image and give a kick up to their self-confidence. Let’s admit the fact that a tattoo somehow lends a more definitive character, a stronger personality, and a more positive attitude to people wearing them.

We highly suggest taking time to figure out the perfect tattoo and would love to help, get in contact with us today!