3-dimensional, or 3D, is no longer limited to movie screens when it comes to entertainment. 3D tattoo designs are becoming a popular form of self-expression. The often controversial pieces of unique body artworktend to draw attention out in a crowd because of their realistic appearances. The 3D tattoos add an element of distinctive design that can appear as an actual image integrated into a specific part of the body, or either a life-like graphic seemingly in motion positioned strategically on the surface of the skin. The final designs are buffed with shadowing that enhances the overall appearance of the body artwork. The intertwined 3D tattoos laced with vivid colors and contrast shadows are usually done by professionals with several years of experience. Typically, 3D tattoos cost more than other body artwork simply because more ink is required to achieve the final desired image.
The most popular 3D tattoos include images such as animals appearing to be in motion including; bears, tigers, scorpions, dragons, snakes, spiders, lizards, butterflies, and birds. Other trendy 3D tattoos include: bones and skulls, flesh wounds, blooming flowers, trees branches in full foliage, fairies and angels in flight, and even personalized images of loved ones. Whether looking for a masculine-looking skull and cross bones or a softer tattoo of butterflies’ fluttering wings, 3D tattoos are a unique way to express personal interest in motion!