Shoulder Tattoos for Women

Shoulder Tattoos for Women
Tattoos can be inked on any part of the body, like the lower back, ankle, arms, etc. Shoulder tattoos, however, have a charm and appeal of their own...
ThoughtfulTattoos Staff
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2018
Shoulder Tattoo Flower
Tattoos are a fashion statement for both men and women. Getting inked was not popular among women earlier. These tattoos are inked on shoulder blade, on the back side of the shoulder, or on the upper arm near the shoulder.
The advantage  of shoulder tattoos is that they can be concealed easily, which leaves you with no concern even at a conservative workplace. They look really attractive on a woman when she is wearing a tank top or a halter dress.
Design for Shoulder Tattoo
Woman tattoo back shoulder
Small and delicate tattoos with thin lines are preferred by most women as they look very feminine, though there are some who are ready to experiment with all shapes and sizes of tattoos.
You should be choosing the design for your shoulder tattoo after some good amount of research. It should have a long-term appeal. It is advisable to pick a design that will reflect your personality.
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A dolphin tattoo gives an impression of beauty and playful nature of a woman.
Tattooed girl
A woman with a tattoo of her zodiac sign means she takes pride in what she is. Ensure that the design should not be offensive. Choose a tattoo design that says something about you.
Shoulder Tattoos for Women
When it comes to designs for shoulder tattoos, there are plenty of options available out there. The shoulder area is flat and wide so the tattoos look much better here. Basically, there are three different categories of tattoo designs.
woman with animal head tattoo
The naturalistic tattoo represents natural things like flowers, plants, or animals.
Abstract Tattoo Set
Second is the abstract tattoo which has some hidden meaning. However, most of the time it happens that these may not make any sense to others, and are understood only by the designer and tattoo bearer.
Butterfly tattoos
The third category is symbolic tattoos which could be some religious symbol or the symbol may have some significance for the tattoo bearer. Butterfly, dolphins, shooting stars, tribal motifs, flowers, Celtic designs, zodiac symbols, etc. are some popular ideas.
Hand Drawn Tribal Tattoo
The placement and style of the tattoo should be compatible with each other. Like fairy designs look good on the front shoulder, while tribal designs probably make the most sensual back shoulder tattoos.
Henna mermaid tattoo
Attractive woman with tattoo
Tattoo on woman shoulder
Rear View Profile Of Female Boxer
Sun and moon shoulder tattoo
Woman Shoulder Tattoo
Woman Shoulder Hand With Mehendi
Beautiful Woman
Tattooed pinup model
Model showing huge tattoo
During and after the procedure, strictly follow the instructions given by tattoo artist. After completion, restrict the movements of the shoulder for a few days. Rubbing or touching the area can be painful. Even friction from clothes can cause pain initially. Before going out, apply sunscreen on the area, so that the tattoo does not get damaged.