Tattoos on the entire arm

tattoos on arm

We often ask ourselves what would be the area of ​​our body chosen to get a tattoo. The back, neck and abdomen are large areas of our skin, but tattoos on the arm are often in high demand and widely used.

The first thing if we decide on tattoos on the arm, is choose the design that you like the most. There are ideas of all kinds of different colors, styles and sizes. Print the photo and take it to the tattoo artist, It is usually the method used by those who opt for a totally personalized tattoo, on an image that has been chosen on the Internet or any other area.

Why the tattoos on the arm?

Along the history, In many cultures, the arm has been the preferred area for tattooing. One of the main reasons is that tattoos on the arm are easier to show, or to cover when they do not want to show.

Another reason to choose tattoos on the arm is that that area of ​​our body admits many varieties when it comes to drawing or design.

¿How much does a tattoo cost of this type? We anticipate that it will be expensive since the surface to be inked is quite large and if you also want it in colors or with large doses of realism, you will have to pay a significant extra money for the experience of the tattoo artist and the pigments.

Arm tattoo ideas

Some people are made oversized tattoos on his arms, taking up from the shoulder (or even with the shoulder included), up to the wrist or including the hand. There is also the option of several small drawings.

Among the most used designs or images, are the snakes, dragons, gods, Celtic elements, flowers, Chinese letters with messages, etc.. Normally, the specialist we go to to get the tattoo, has catalogs or images with many ideas, from which we can choose.

A celebrity example


Is known the case of David Beckham, which exhibits several different tattoos on its arms, with a cloud background design as the common thread throughout the drawing. It is important, if there are different drawings, also integrate some element that gives coherence to the whole drawing.


Image sources: / Free press

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