A large number of fashion-conscious people view the designs on the ribs as stunning – and terribly fashionable – ornaments for the body. Tattoos on the ribs are also called lateral tattoos because the ribs are on the left and right sides of the human body. The main reason why many people choose these tattoos is that they will turn on them a lot of people. It is impossible for others not to notice your tattoos if you wear an outfit that allows you to see them.
Advantages and disadvantages
It is possible that these tattoos already seem incredible, but do you really know their advantages and disadvantages? We propose here to discover some of the prodigious advantages of these bodily compositions:
- A beautiful appearance – Here, some things can not be explained. This is the case of people who suddenly become beautiful and radiant because they are tattooed on the coast.
- Exciting sex appeal – You may have already noticed that people with tattoos on the body exude sex appeal. They become terribly attractive to the opposite sex.
- Strengthening self-confidence – When you get tattooed, your confidence in you is enhanced. Maybe it's because you feel different from others and have had the courage to get tattooed?
- Larger surface to tattoo – As the ribs are wider than many other parts of the body, you can choose the pattern of your choice without worrying about its size.
But here are some of the disadvantages of these tattoos:
- More painful than others – As the skin of the ribs is usually thinner, you should expect the tattooing process to be more painful. However, this pain will not matter when you have your beautiful tattoo.
- Less visible – The ribs are undoubtedly hidden by the clothes you wear on a daily basis. The circumstances under which you can show your tattoos to others are therefore quite rare.
Celebrities wearing these tattoos
Celebrities are undoubtedly great promoters of the tattoos. They play an important role in the promotion of body art, which they make every day more and more popular. Here are some names of stars of the international showbiz industry who proudly display their tattoos:
- Ellie Goulding – This gorgeous 29-year-old British singer and songwriter is proud to say that she has a tattoo on her ribs – a lotus flower on her right side.
- Miley Cyrus – This famous North American singer and actress wears a very unique design. A dog tattoo on the ribs, accompanied by a phrase, "With A Little Help From My Fwends". "With a little help from my friends" (written fwends instead of friends).
- Rihanna – This singer from Barbados is very sexy with her tattoo on the right flank, just under the bust.
- Lea Michele – This famous Glee star wears a very small inscription on the left flank. This tattoo makes her even more sexy and beautiful in the eyes of many fans.
Are they really painful?
Not so much, if you have a high tolerance for pain. But, if you know a little about the usual tattooing process, know that this is probably one of the most painful areas that exist. We advise you to browse the blogs and forums existing on this subject.