Behind the ear, tattoos are considered the most feminine tattoo designs. Any elegant tattoo piece at the backside of your ear lobe can leave a long-lasting impression on the mind of viewers. Many tattoo artists would agree that behind the ear tattoo designs are the smartest tattoo choices that look both discreet and cool.
Are Behind the Ear Tattoos Painful?
Yes Behind the ear tattoos hurt. Think about a pin puncturing your soft skin on the backside of your ear by 1000 times per minute. You can imagine how painful it would be. Getting a tattoo on the backside of the ear is a commitment and to be frank it is not for everybody.
When it comes to interesting behind-the-ear tattoos the sky is the limit. There are so many ideas and designs that you can try (and so little space). We have tried to include almost all popular designs that you can try on the backside of the ear. Some of the most popular choices are –
Cross Tattoos – These are probably the most popular tattoo designs on the planet but the problem is that people always tend to mess up with their placement. Since it is a religious tattoo design therefore it needs to be inked on the upper part of the body. While many likes cross tattoo designs near their heart but I would say that Behind the ear is also a great choice for placement.
Number Tattoo – This has to do with the superstition of people. If you have any lucky number then you can get it inked behind the ear. Many people prefer a date of birth tattoos on the backside of their ear in roman numerals. You can also try just your birth year tattoo.
Meaning of Behind the ear Tattoos
Tattoos on the backside of the ear are tried because of their attractive looks. The overall concept doesn’t need to be meaningful. However, the design you choose can give it a unique meaning. Since women try behind-the-ear tattoos more than men so one common theme is that these designs have to look cute.
Many tattoo artists advise picking up designs that improve your overall personality and make you look even more attractive. The design will be visible to the whole world 24/7 so you have to be specific about why you picked any particular design.
Let’s take a look at 240+ cute behind the ear tattoo designs that will suit all women (and men too)
Tiny Behind the Ear Tattoos
Behind the ear tattoos Pictures
Butterfly Tattoos Behind the Ear
Feather Tattoos Behind the Ear
Star Tattoos Behind the Ear
Flower Behind the Ear Tattoos Designs
Small tattoos Behind the Ear
Little Behind the Ear Tattoos
Behind the Ear Tattoo Designs for Guys
Back of the Ear Quote Tattoo Ideas
Cute Behind the Ear Tattoos Designs
Tattoos on the backside of the ear can be painful. You have to protect them from direct sunlight and you have to avoid swimming (even bath) for a month or so. The scabbing and peeling of behind-the-ear tattoos can also be a painful process. This is the reason why I would strongly suggest you try it only if you are an experienced person in body art.
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